December 11, 2014
Al Qaeda spokesman Nasser bin Ali al-Ansi blamed Barack Obama for the deaths of two foreign hostages after they were killed in Yemen.
An Al Qaeda attack rocked a US military base in Yemen Thursday, according to reports. The explosion targeted the American operation center, believed to control drone raids in the country.
December 9, 2014
A branch of al-Qaeda in Yemen has claimed responsibility for twin car bombings which left seven soldiers dead in southeast of the country.
Six soldiers were killed and several others injured in southeastern Yemen after car bombs exploded outside military headquarters.
December 8, 2014
Attempts to rescue hostages are a noble feat, but when they fail, do they do more harm than good?
Seventy Ethiopian migrant drowned after their boat sank off the coast of Yemen due to high winds and rough waters.
Five roadside bombs targeting Houthi fighters exploded in the Yemeni capital Sanaa early Monday wounding at least eight people.
December 7, 2014
US officials defend the failed rescue operation in Yemen that left two hostages dead.
An American and a South-African were killed in Yemen during an attempted rescue mission, according to the Associated Press.
December 6, 2014
A US photojournalist, Luke Somers, was killed in Yemen during a failed rescue raid.
Former president Ali Abdullah Saleh is believed to have facilitated the takeover of the capital, Sanaa, and large parts of Yemen by militants loyal to Shia leader Abdul Malik Al-Houthi in September.
December 4, 2014
“The Saudis’ approach is that ‘we’ll step back and let Yemen see the consequences of their choice of the Houthis and eventually they’ll come to their senses’.
Al Qaeda in Yemen threatened to kill a 33-year-old American photojournalist who was kidnapped over a year ago in the country's capital, Sanaa.
December 3, 2014
Iran has summoned the Yemeni chargé d'affaires in Tehran after a car bomb attack targeted the residence of the Iranian ambassador to Sana’a.
Three people were killed and several others injured following a car bomb attack outside the residency of Iran's ambassador to Yemen, in the country's capital, Sanaa.