War On Terror

October 4, 2011

08:36 GMT

Al-Qaeda's top bomb expert in Yemen was not killed in Feiday's drone strike on a convoy, a top Yemeni official revealed.

September 30, 2011

Anwar al-Awlaki
10:26 GMT

A senior al Qaeda figure in Yemen was killed in an air strike, reports said Friday.

September 18, 2011

US forces in Iraq
07:27 GMT

A Saudi criminal court began yesterday the prosecution of 41 defendants

August 14, 2011

Algeria police
14:07 GMT

A suicide bomber attacked a police station in eastern Algeria early Sunday wounding 33 people, including 11 policemen and two Chinese nationals.

July 21, 2011

Al Qaeda in Yemen
08:55 GMT

Ayad al-Shabwani, a senior leader of Yemen-based Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), has been killed in fighting with the army.

July 13, 2011

Saudi police
14:10 GMT

Saudi security forces have dismantled an Al-Qaeda-linked cell of 16 people plotting to overthrow the regime

June 22, 2011

16:53 GMT

The security chaos in Yemen goes on.

June 15, 2011

Yemen army
12:55 GMT

Al-Qaeda gunmen attacked security and government buildings in the southern Yemeni town of Huta on Wednesday killing a policeman and injuring six others.

May 29, 2011

09:31 GMT

Al-Qaeda gunmen have taken control of the south Yemen city of Zinjibar, capital of Abyan province.

May 18, 2011

Tunisian forces
15:19 GMT

Suspected Libyan Al-Qaeda fighters exchanged fire with Tunisian security forces Wednesday.

Bin Laden
06:22 GMT

Egyptian activist Saif al-Adel has been chosen "caretaker" head of Al Qaeda after Osama bin Laden was killed by US commando.

May 16, 2011

Pakistani police
09:26 GMT

A Saudi diplomat was shot dead in the Pakistani city of Karachi when unidentified gunmen fired at a car belonging to the kingdom's embassy.

May 7, 2011

07:54 GMT

The Wall Street Journal has reported that the United States' Thursday air attack in Yemen aimed at killing the leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.

May 5, 2011

Zawahiri and Bin Laden
14:01 GMT

Al Qaeda No. 2, Ayman al-Zawahiri, was the one who led American forces to Osama bin Laden's compound, a Saudi newspaper reported on Thursday.

May 4, 2011

Bin Laden
07:01 GMT

Bin Laden's first wife, her Filipino maid and Osama bin Laden's three children (a female and two young men - Abdullah and Abdul-Qader) left the city of Latakia to Doha.