Yemen

Yemen's al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video

DUBAI - The leader of al Qaeda's wing in Yemen has vowed to attack the United States, in a video apparently showing a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters.

Yemen's al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video 16 Apr 2014

DUBAI - The leader of Al Qaeda's wing in Yemen has vowed to attack the United States, in a video apparently showing a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters.

Suspected militants kill deputy governor in central Yemen - officials 15 Apr 2014

SANAA - Suspected al Qaeda militants shot dead the deputy governor of Yemen's central al-Bayda province on Tuesday, a security official said.

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Jury selected for U.S. trial of one-eyed, handless Islamic cleric 14 Apr 2014

NEW YORK - Eight men and four women will decide the fate of Egyptian-born radical Islamic cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri at his trial on charges of assisting in a 1998 kidnapping in Yemen and plotting to establish a training camp for militants in the United States.

Gunmen kill Saudi guard near Yemeni border, wound another - media 14 Apr 2014

RIYADH - Unidentified gunmen in Yemen shot dead a Saudi Arabian border guard and wounded another in the early hours of Monday morning, Saudi news websites reported, in what would be the second such incident in five days.

Foreign doctor kidnapped in northern Yemen - local official 14 Apr 2014

SANAA - An armed group kidnapped a foreign doctor in northern Yemen, the Interior Ministry and a local official said on Monday, the latest in a spate of abductions against Westerners in the country.

Gunmen kill two Saudi guards near Yemen's border - agency 10 Apr 2014

RIYADH - Unidentified gunmen have killed two Saudi border guards who were patrolling Saudi Arabia's border with Yemen, the Saudi state news agency said on Thursday.

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Gunmen kill five soldiers at Yemen checkpoint 08 Apr 2014

ADEN/SANAA - Suspected militants killed five soldiers guarding a checkpoint in southeastern Yemen on Tuesday, local officials said, and a leader of a Shi'ite Muslim party was wounded in a drive-by shooting in the capital Sanaa in which two guards died.

Bomb wounds senior military adviser's aide in Yemen 05 Apr 2014

SANAA - An aide to a senior Yemeni government military adviser and three security guards were wounded when a bomb exploded near his car on Saturday morning, security sources said.

Gunmen kill four soldiers, officer in Yemen checkpoint raid 04 Apr 2014

ADEN, Yemen - Gunmen believed to be linked to al Qaeda killed four soldiers and an officer at a checkpoint on Friday in southeastern Yemen, a local official said.