News and updates about AQAP

Commander of Al-Qaeda killed in Yemen

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula announces death of commander who was close to Osama Bin Laden.

Commander of Al-Qaeda killed in Yemen

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.

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

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.

Air raids in Yemen kill 14 Al-Qaeda members

Dozens of Al-Qaeda terrorists killed in Yemen

United States military launches an air strike against a training camp run by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, killing dozens.

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

CIA Killed Al Qaeda's No. 2 By Accident

Officials reveal controversial 'signature strike' on suspected terror leaders whose identities are unknown behind major Yemen drone kill.

CIA Killed Al Qaeda's No. 2 By Accident

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.

White House Confirms Death of Yemeni Qaeda Leader

Yemen's Qaeda Leader Killed in Airstrike

Yemeni officials say Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula leader Nasir al-Wuhayshi was killed in a suspected American drone strike.

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

Al Qaeda in Somalia Strengthened by Yemen Exodus

600 Al Qaeda terrorists flee Yemen war for former stronghold of Somalia, while Kerry offers aid without specifying details.

Al Qaeda's Somali Hold Strengthened by Yemen Exodus

US Drone Kills Al-Qaeda in Yemen's Terror Mufti

AQAP says one of its top leaders, who returned from Gitmo to terror, was killed in a US strike despite American evacuation from Yemen.

US Drone Kills Al-Qaeda in Yemen's Terror Mufti

Al Qaeda, Houthis Battle over Army Bases in Yemen

Battles rage over military and political power in Yemen; two bases captured near Sanaa and Shawba.

Al Qaeda, Houthi Rebels Battle over Army Bases in Yemen

Al-Qaeda: US Directs Iran-backed Houthis

AQAP says US has been sharing intel on it with Houthi terrorists conquering Yemen with Iran's backing and threatening Israel.

Al-Qaeda Accuses US of Directing Iran-backed Houthis

Paris Attacks Challenge 'Lone Wolf'Theory

All terror attacks and attempted attacks in Europe committed by individuals with links to larger jihadi groups, say experts.

Paris Attacks Challenge 'Lone Wolf' Terrorist Theory

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.

Al Qaeda in Yemen Chief Officially Claims Charlie Hebdo Attack

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.

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

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.

Al-Qaeda Hostages Killed in Yemen During Failed Rescue Attempt

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.

Al Qaeda in Yemen Threatens to Execute American Hostage

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.

Al-Qaeda Attacks Iranian Ambassador's Residence in Yemen

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.

US Embassy Barely Escapes Rocket Attack in Yemen

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.

Flight Ban Instituted After Islamists Clash in Yemenplayer

Yemen: Gov't Forces Kill 36 Al Qaeda Terrorists

Operation against Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula rages in eastern Shabwa province.

Yemen: Gov't Forces Kill 36 Al Qaeda Terrorists

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.

Al Qaeda Chief Explosives Expert Dead in 'Unprecedented' US Op.

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?

Watch: Al Qaeda Holds Largest 'Most Dangerous' Meeting in Years

Yemen: Attack on Military Post, 10 Dead

Latest attack on Yemeni military may be result of secessionists, Al Qaeda.

Yemen: Attack on Military Post, 10 Dead

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.

Watch: Harrowing Footage of Al Qaeda Attack on Yemen Hospitalplayer

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.

Yemen: 52 Killed as Al Qaeda Gunmen Storm Defense Ministry

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.

Al Qaeda Commander Clarifies: American Civilians Fair Game

Yemen Arrests 'Dangerous' Al-Qaeda Terrorist

Yemen arrests Al-Qaeda member Omar Salem, described as "one of the most dangerous" terrorists.

Yemen Arrests 'Dangerous' Al-Qaeda Terrorist

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.

Yemeni Security Forces Thwart Al Qaeda Jailbreak

Yemeni Troops Retake Base from Al Qaeda

After 3-day siege Yemeni security forces storm military HQ captured by Al Qaeda, free hostages.

Yemeni Troops Retake Base from Al Qaeda

American Islamist Jailed for Al Qaeda Fundraising

Sabirhan Hasanoff sent money, equipment to terrorists abroad, scoped-out the New York Stock Exchange in preparation for attack.

American Islamist Jailed for Al Qaeda Fundraising

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.

Al Qaeda Seizes Yemen Military HQ

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.

American Jihadi calls for more Attacks on US Diplomats

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.

Iraq: Car Bomb Attacks Kill At Least 14

Al Qaeda Vows to Free Imprisoned Members

After a series of mass jailbreaks, Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula promises that "victory is within reach."

Al Qaeda Vows to Free Imprisoned Members

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.

US Drones Blitz Al Qaeda in Yemen

Yemen: Fresh Drone Strike

Drone strike, the sixth in two weeks, comes amid raised terror alert in the region.

Yemen: Fresh Drone Strike Keeps Up Pressure on Al Qaeda

Yemen: Al Qaeda Deputy Killed in Drone Strike

Al Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula confirms the death of ex-Gitmo inmate, Said al-Shihri

Yemen: Al Qaeda Deputy Killed in Drone Strike

Report: Al Qaeda, Ansar al-Shari'a Teamed in Libya

Intelligence sources told Fox News the attack on the US Consulate in Libya was coordinated between Al Qaeda and Ansar al-Shari'a terrorists.

Report: Al Qaeda, Ansar al-Shari'a Coordinated Benghazi Attack

Al Qaeda: 'Kill American Diplomats' Over Video

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula called Saturday for Muslims around the world to murder American diplomats around the world.

'Kill American Diplomats' Over Video, Al Qaeda Urges

Yemen's US Embassy Attacked by Protesters

The U.S. Embassy has been attacked by a mob in the Yemeni capital of Sana'a. "Protesters" ripped down and torched the American flag.

Yemen's US Embassy Attacked by Protestersplayer