War On Terror

January 5, 2011

Morocco security forces
07:22 GMT

Morocco has announced the arrest of 27 people.

January 4, 2011

14:55 GMT

A suspected suicide bomber who killed 22 people outside a church likely planned to set off the explosives inside so as to kill as many people as possible.

January 3, 2011

Bombing attack
07:52 GMT

Al-Qaeda affiliate, the Islamic State of Iraq, had instructed its fighter to attack Egypt's Coptic Christians two weeks before a Church was blown up in Alexandria killing 22 people.

January 2, 2011

12:42 GMT

Pope Benedict on Sunday condemned the attack outside a church in Egypt on Saturday that killed at least 21 people.

January 1, 2011

08:18 GMT

Christians in Egypt were a target of another attack tonight.

December 27, 2010

Morocco security forces
21:27 GMT

Moroccan authorities stated Monday they recently detained six Islamists suspected of using the Internet to plan acts of 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'.