Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula

Al-Qaeda leader killed in Yemen

U.S. air strike kills regional Al-Qaeda leader and two associates in Yemen's Shabwa province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2017, 4:37 AM

U.S. kills 13 Al-Qaeda operatives in Yemen

United States kills 13 terrorists from Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in three strikes in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 9/7/2016, 5:45 AM

Air raids in Yemen kill 14 Al-Qaeda members

Air strikes attributed to the United States kill 14 men suspected of belonging to Al-Qaeda in southern Yemen.Ben Ariel, 3/28/2016, 2:14 AM

Dozens of Al-Qaeda terrorists killed in air strike in Yemen

United States military launches an air strike against a training camp run by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, killing dozens.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2016, 2:15 AM

White House Confirms Death of Yemeni Qaeda Leader

White House confirms death of Nasser al-Wuhayshi in airstrike, says it was a "major blow" to the organization.Ben Ariel, 6/17/2015, 4:16 AM

Yemen's Al-Qaeda Leader Reportedly Killed in American Airstrike

Yemeni officials say Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula leader Nasir al-Wuhayshi was killed in a suspected American drone strike.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2015, 3:44 AM

Senior Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Drone Strike

Reports say senior commander in Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula killed in an American drone strike in Yemen.Ben Ariel, 5/8/2015, 2:46 AM

Al Qaeda's Somali Hold Strengthened by Yemen Exodus

600 Al Qaeda terrorists flee Yemen war for former stronghold of Somalia, while Kerry offers aid without specifying details.Ari Yashar, 5/6/2015, 4:38 PM

Al-Qaeda Accuses US of Directing Iran-backed Houthis

AQAP says US has been sharing intel on it with Houthi terrorists conquering Yemen with Iran's backing and threatening Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2015, 6:39 PM

US Drone Kills Senior Al-Qaeda Terrorist

Harith al-Nadhari, a top Al-Qaeda terrorist who called for more terror attacks against France, killed in US drone strike Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff , 2/5/2015, 1:49 PM

Al-Qaeda in Yemen Calls for 'Lone Wolf Attacks' in West

Al-Qaeda's Yemen branch calls for “lone wolf attacks” against the United States and the West in new video.Ben Ariel, 1/21/2015, 5:43 AM

Report: One of the Suspects in Paris Attack Trained in Yemen

One of the two Paris terror attack suspects recently spent time in Yemen associating with Al-Qaeda, say officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2015, 3:13 AM

Al-Qaeda Hostages Killed in Yemen During Failed Rescue Attempt

Journalist Luke Somers and teacher Pierre Korkie killed by Al-Qaeda terrorists in Yemen during a failed rescue bid.Ben Ariel, 12/7/2014, 4:50 AM

Al-Qaeda Attacks Iranian Ambassador's Residence in Yemen

3 killed by car bomb at the Iranian ambassador's residence in Yemen. Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claims responsibility.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2014, 3:16 AM

Al-Qaeda Promises 'Dark Days' for U.S. Coalition Against IS

Al-Qaeda’s branches in Yemen and North Africa call for jihadists to unite against the common threat from a U.S.-led coalition.Ben Ariel, 9/17/2014, 4:16 AM

U.S. Worried About Syria Threat to Commercial Flights

Washington seeking changes to security at airports over concern that Syrian terrorists might smuggle bombs onto planes.Elad Benari, 6/30/2014, 6:14 AM

Yemen: Terrorists Attack Presidential Palace, Kill 5 Guards

Suspected Al-Qaeda terrorists attack Yemen's presidential palace, killing five guards. Yemen’s President unharmed.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/10/2014, 1:49 AM

U.S. Military on Alert in Yemen Following Terror Attack

The United States raises its alert status in Yemen, after a suicide bomber and gunmen target Yemen's defense ministry, killing 52 people.Elad Benari, 12/6/2013, 5:46 AM

Yemen: Bomb Blows Up Bus Filled with Air Force Personnel

The bus was driving on the road leading to the international airport in Sanaa when it was exploded by a bomb planted in the rear seat.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/25/2013, 10:47 AM

Yemen Asks US for Drones to Fight Al Qaeda

Yemeni president seeks military aid from the United States in a struggle to wipe out Al Qaeda in his fragile country.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/22/2013, 7:01 PM

Suicide Bomber Kills 13 in Iraqi Cafe

A suicide bomber targeting a cafe in Shiite-majority town kills 13 people and wounds 25. Al-Qaeda claims the bombing was in retaliation.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/13/2013, 2:15 AM

Al-Qaeda Head Ordered Yemen Affiliate to Attack U.S. Embassy

U.S. decided to shut down its embassies after intercepting an order by Al-Qaeda chief to attack an embassy in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 8/6/2013, 1:12 AM