War On Terror

December 17, 2010

Embassy attack
10:16 GMT

News reports said Friday that two Yemeni soldiers were killed and five others were wounded in an attack by gunmen believed to be loyal to al Qaeda.

December 5, 2010

Saudi security forces
07:06 GMT

A Saudi Ministry of Interior official has said that al-Qaeda detainees confirmed they planned to kill government and security officials by sending them various gifts which include toxic.

December 1, 2010

Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi
15:51 GMT

Gen. Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, Vice President of Yemen said Washington is not aiming at escalating the situation in the country.

November 29, 2010

Yemeni president
06:37 GMT

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has tried to cover up US military strikes on Al-Qaeda in his country.

November 26, 2010

Saudi interior minister
20:13 GMT

Saudi Arabia has detained 149 suspected Al-Qaeda-linked activists in 19 separate cells planning attacks on state officials, foreigners and journalists.

November 21, 2010

Adm. Mike Mullen
15:25 GMT

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Sunday said he believed Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula' will try to launch more cheap, small-scale attacks.

November 14, 2010

14:55 GMT

Yemen-based al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula dismissed on Sunday reports by Saudi authorities it is planning to carry out attacks .

November 11, 2010

Anwar Awlaki
14:19 GMT

A number of prominent Al-Qaeda figures, including former spokesman Suleiman Abu Ghaith of Kuwait, have moved from Iran to Yemen.

November 8, 2010

Anwar al-Awlaqi
14:26 GMT

US-Yemeni cleric Anwar al-Awlaqi has called for the killing of Americans 'without hesitation'.

November 7, 2010

Yemeni security forces
11:27 GMT

The U.S. administration has deployed unmanned Predator drones in Yemen to hunt for Al-Qaeda activists, The Washington Post reported Sunday.

November 6, 2010

UPS plane
06:17 GMT

A Saudi tip about a possible al-Qaeda attempt to bring down airplanes was conveyed to American authorities in early October.

November 2, 2010

11:52 GMT

Yemeni security forces launched a major operation onTuesday to detain a Saudi bomb maker suspected of being behind th recent U.S.-bound bomb parcels.

November 1, 2010

Coptic women
15:54 GMT

Egypt was not ready on Monday to react to demands over two Coptic women rumoured to have converted to Islam made by an Al-Qaeda in Iraq.

10:23 GMT

Yemen on Monday declared a crackdown on cargo shipments after two US-bound bomb parcels were sent from the country.

October 30, 2010

Ali Saleh
18:27 GMT

Yemeni authorities arrested a woman suspected of sending explosive parcels to the United States