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Fear In Yemen As Al Qaeda Exploits Chaos To Expand

Reuters | Mohammed Mukhashaf | Posted 04.17.2015 | World

ADEN, April 17 (Reuters) - The capture of much of eastern Yemen's oil-producing province by a newly-formed group of armed tribesmen and Sunni Muslim c...

Al Qaeda In Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)

Jonathan Masters | Posted 12.27.2011 | World
Jonathan Masters

Months of political unrest in Yemen, including a popular effort to unseat longtime President Ali Abdullah Saleh, have strained U.S.-Yemeni counterterrorism cooperation and called into question U.S. policy toward the fragile Gulf state.

U.S. Widens Terror War To Yemen

New York Times | ERIC SCHMITT and ROBERT F. WORTHERIC SCHMITT and ROBERT F. WORTH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In the midst of two unfinished major wars, the United States has quietly opened a third, largely covert front against Al Qaeda in Yemen....

Yemen claims 30 al-Qaida Militants Killed in raid on Qaida hide-outs

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SAN'A, Yemen — Backed by U.S. intelligence, Yemeni forces struck a series of suspected al-Qaida hideouts Thursday, including a meeting of senior lea...

Former Guantanamo Detainees Fuel Growing al-Qaeda Branch

Washington Post | Sudarsan Raghavan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Former detainees of the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, have led and fueled the growing assertiveness of the al-Qaeda branch that claimed respons...