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

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

UN Condemns Houthi Attack on Presidential Palace

Security Council condemns an attack by Houthi rebels on Yemen's presidential palace, voices support for President Hadi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2015, 12:13 AM

Iran's Houthis Besiege Yemen's President

Presidential palace comes under canon fire as Houthis demand control to give their backers Iran domination, and a way to cut off Israel.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 1/20/2015, 5:01 PM

Yemen's Chief of Staff Abducted, Houthis Suspected

President's chief of staff, who was blocked from becoming prime minister last year, abducted in capital; Iran's proxies suspected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2015, 9:06 PM

Al Qaeda Claims Responsibility for Charlie Hebdo

Al Qaeda confirms involvement in attack, one week after shooters told bystanders, victims they were working on the group's behalf.Tova Dvorin, 1/14/2015, 12:36 PM

Yemen 'Is a Victim, Not an Exporter, of Terror'

Yemeni president reacts to news that one of the Paris terrorists received Al Qaeda training in Yemen, says his country stands with France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2015, 3:51 PM

Man Accused of Promoting Baha'i Faith - For Israel

Iranian man charged with spreading pacifistic, universalist religion to benefit its world headquarters in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2015, 7:55 PM

Report: Suspect 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

Pro-Iran Militias Threaten to Conquer Yemen

Major government official says Houthi militias are closing in on Yemen, which is already suffering for attacks from Al Qaeda.Dalit Halevy, 1/5/2015, 7:26 PM

Report: Gulf States Fear Iranian Takeover of Yemen

Pro-Iranian militias in Yemen appear to be tightening their grip on the country - even taking over its national bank.Yaakov Levi, 1/1/2015, 11:55 AM

Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Iran holds massive military drill including farthest reaching naval exercises, in likely gesture for allied Houthis conquering Yemen.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 12/26/2014, 1:52 PM

Al-Qaeda Hostages Killed During 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 in Yemen Threatens to Execute US Hostage

Luke Somers appears in new video by Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula; terrorists say he will be killed in 3 days if demands aren't met.Ari Soffer, 12/4/2014, 10:23 AM

Al-Qaeda Attacks 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

Yemeni Minister Gives Award to Jews

Yemen's culture minister gives an award she received from Human Rights Watch to Yemen's dwindling Jewish population.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/21/2014, 9:01 PM

Is Iran Conquering Yemen?

Iran-backed Houthis conquer large parts of Sana'a, leaving security sources bickering amid predictions of division in the strategic state.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 10/6/2014, 7:52 AM

US Embassy Barely Escapes Rocket Attack in Yemen

Rocket strikes 650 feet from embassy, wounded Yemeni guards; State Dept. in denial that Sanaa branch was target in attack.Tova Dvorin, 9/28/2014, 7:52 AM

Flight Ban After Islamists Clash in Yemen

Flights suspended for 24 hours after Shi'ite Houthis make gains near capital Sanaa, as Yemen fights two-front war against extremists.Tova Dvorin, 9/19/2014, 1:00 PM

Yemen: Terrorists Attack Presidential Palace

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

Yemen: Gov't Forces Kill 36 Al Qaeda Terrorists

Operation against Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula rages in eastern Shabwa province.Ari Soffer, 5/4/2014, 4:33 PM

Yemen's Jewish Community Fades Away

On Holocaust Memorial Day, we should spare a thought for a Jewish community which is perishing right before our eyes.Ari Soffer, 4/28/2014, 5:08 PM

Al Qaeda's Chief Explosives Expert Killed?

Reports that US special forces operation in Yemen took out most senior member of Al Qaeda since Bin Laden in 2011.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2014, 5:38 PM

Al Qaeda Holds Largest Public Meeting in Years

Al Qaeda's second-in-command mingles with over 100 fighters, commanders - but how did US intelligence agencies miss him?Ari Soffer, 4/16/2014, 10:29 AM

Goldstone Co-Author Could Replace Falk at UN

UN Watch reveals the identity of yet another anti-Israel candidate pushed by Arab states to replace Richard Falk as "rights expert."Elad Benari, 3/28/2014, 5:42 AM

Yemen: Attack on Military Post, 10 Dead

Latest attack on Yemeni military may be result of secessionists, Al Qaeda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2013, 3:24 PM

Al Qaeda Apologizes for Yemen Hospital Attack

Yemen branch of terror organization apologizes for deadly hospital attack, which killed 52, alleging terrorist disobeyed orders.Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2013, 1:39 PM

Harrowing Footage of Al Qaeda Hospital Attack

CCTV shows terrorists calmly picking off patients and doctors alike, in country's worst attack in 18 months. Viewer discretion advised.Ari Soffer, 12/12/2013, 10:12 AM

UN Offices in Yemen's Capital to Close Thursday

A warning of a possible attack in the part of Sanaa where UN offices are located prompts an order for staff to stay home.Elad Benari, 12/12/2013, 6:42 AM

U.S. Military on Alert in Yemen Following 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: 52 Dead as Al Qaeda Attack Defense Ministry

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula suspected in audacious attack in the heart of Yemen's capital Sana'a.Ari Soffer, 12/5/2013, 11:26 AM

Yemen: 2 Killed During Gangnam Style Wedding Dance

Accidental shootings occurred after misfiring of celebratory gunshots during popular dance craze at wedding festivities.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 3:41 PM

Al Qaeda Commander: American Civilians Fair Game

Senior Yemen-based commander says calls by group's leader to avoid targeting civilians doesn't apply to Americans.Ari Soffer, 11/19/2013, 6:13 PM

Yemen Arrests 'Dangerous' Al-Qaeda Terrorist

Yemen arrests Al-Qaeda member Omar Salem, described as "one of the most dangerous" terrorists.Elad Benari, 10/30/2013, 5:14 AM

Yemeni Security Forces Thwart Al Qaeda Jailbreak

Prison guards quell mass-mutiny by Al Qaeda inmates at high-security prison in the country's capital.Ari Soffer, 10/23/2013, 8:39 PM

Child Runaway Bride Speaks Out: 'I Fled Ignorance'

A Yemeni girl who ran away from an arranged marriage at age 10 faces off against a Muslim cleric on Lebanese TV.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 12:17 PM

Yemeni Troops Retake Base from Al Qaeda

After 3-day siege Yemeni security forces storm military HQ captured by Al Qaeda, free hostages., 10/3/2013, 10:28 AM

Al Qaeda Seizes Yemen Military HQ

Senior Yemeni general believed to have been taken prisoner in the latest attack on security forces by Islamist terrorists.Ari Soffer, 9/30/2013, 4:05 PM

Dozens Killed in Al Qaeda Assault in Yemen

Military bases in Yemen have been the target of coordinated Al Qaeda attacks leaving 40 dead.Adam Ross, 9/20/2013, 11:21 AM

Yemen: Eight Year-Old Girl Dies on Wedding Night

Outrage as child bride dies from internal injuries after being married off to a man more than five times her age.Ari Soffer, 9/9/2013, 9:04 PM

Interview Reveals Tragic Plight of Yemenite Jewry

In a rare televised interview, the leader of Yemen's embattled Jewish community reveals the precarious plight of his dwindling flock.Ari Soffer, 9/2/2013, 11:17 PM

Assassination Attempt to Kill Yemen PM

Violence erupts in Yemen as gunmen target Prime Minister Basindwa in attempted assassination.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/1/2013, 3:36 PM

Violence Continues in Yemen

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

Al-Qaeda Vowed to 'Change the Face of History'

Yemen's president: A vow by Al-Qaeda to carry out an attack that would "change the face of history" led to closures of Western embassies.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/24/2013, 12:05 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

American Jihadi: Attack US Diplomats

Adam Gadahn calls for rich Islamists to provide "bounties" for US diplomats, cites Al Qaeda bounty on US ambassador to Yemen.Ari Soffer, 8/18/2013, 5:49 PM

Iraq: Car Bomb Attacks Kill At Least 14

Relentless string of attacks just one signal that a resurgent Al Qaeda is relocating its center of gravity from Pakistan to the Middle East.Ari Soffer, 8/15/2013, 11:04 AM

Jewish Agency Brings 17 Yemenite Jews to Israel

In a secret and complex operation, the Jewish Agency brought a group of 17 Yemenite Jews to Israel.Elad Benari, 8/15/2013, 3:12 AM

Al Qaeda Vows to Free Imprisoned Members

After a series of mass jailbreaks, Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula promises that "victory is within reach."Ari Soffer, 8/12/2013, 3:35 PM

Al-Qaeda Attack Kills 5 in Yemen

Al-Qaeda linked terrorists kill 5 as US drone strikes continue.Maayana Miskin, 8/11/2013, 3:30 PM

Threat Level Lowered, U.S. Embassies to Reopen

18 of the 19 American embassies in the Middle East that were closed last week are to be reopenedDavid Lev, 8/11/2013, 9:03 AM

Drone Strike Kills Al Qaeda Terrorists

In the two weeks that the U.S. has carried out air strikes in Yemen, a suspected 38 militants have been killed.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/11/2013, 8:18 AM

US Drones Blitz Al Qaeda in Yemen

Three strikes in a single day brings drone-strike death toll up to 30 in the past month.Ari Soffer, 8/9/2013, 2:26 PM

Yemen: Fresh Drone Strike

Drone strike, the sixth in two weeks, comes amid raised terror alert in the region.Ari Soffer, 8/8/2013, 10:47 AM

Yemen: Huge Al Qaeda Plot Foiled

US “preparing special operations forces for possible strikes against al-Qaeda in Yemen.”Gil Ronen, 8/7/2013, 2:57 PM

U.S. Orders Citizens Out of Yemen after Drone Hit

Drone strike kills four Al Qaeda men, citizens told to leave the country "immediately" over terrorism concerns.Arutz Sheva, 8/6/2013, 11:43 AM

Yemen: Al Qaeda Deputy Killed in Drone Strike

Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula confirms the death of ex-Gitmo inmate, Said al-ShihriAri Soffer, 7/17/2013, 2:24 PM

French Embassy Under Attack

Shots were fired near French embassy in Yemen on Tuesday, after a car bomb attack on France's embassy in Libya wounded two French guards. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/24/2013, 5:36 PM