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Every Yemen Drone Strike Creates 40 To 60 New Enemies For U.S.

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

NEW YORK -- A former State Department official in Yemen says every U.S. drone killing there of an al Qaeda operative creates 40 to 60 new enemies of A...

Yemen: U.S. Drone Strike Kills 2 Militants

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 02.23.2013 | World

SANAA, Yemen — A U.S. drone airstrike killed two al-Qaida militants Monday in a southern town, Yemeni security officials said, the latest in a y...

Yemen To Receive Additional $52 Million In US Aid

AP | Posted 06.21.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- A top U.S. aid official says the United States plans to give Yemen an additional $52 million in aid for areas hit hard by Yemen's war ...

Yemen Launches Assault Against Al Qaeda Fighters

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.16.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Government troops and warplanes pounded al-Qaida positions in southern Yemen on Wednesday, killing at least 29 militants as part ...

U.S. Reportedly Guides Yemeni Offensive Against Al Qaeda

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.15.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemeni warplanes and troops backed by heavy artillery waged a four-front assault Tuesday against the strongholds of al-Qaida mili...

Suspected U.S. Drone Strikes Kill 11 Al Qaeda Militants

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 07.12.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Two suspected U.S. drone strikes killed 11 al-Qaida militants in southern Yemen on Saturday, Yemeni military officials said. The...

Where Is Saleh Heading?

Reuters | Posted 04.24.2012 | World

WASHINGTON, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Yemen's outgoing president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, who had medical treatment in the United States, left the country on T...

Report: Yemen's Outgoing President Changes Mind, Will Not Travel To U.S.

Posted 03.05.2012 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- A senior official from Yemen's ruling party says President Ali Abdullah Saleh will not travel to the U.S. for medical treatment and w...

Officials: U.S. And Saudi Arabia Advised Yemeni President Not To Return Home

AP | By AHMED AL-HAJ and HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 10.08.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- The U.S. and Saudi Arabia pressured Yemen's president to stay in Saudi Arabia after he was released from a lengthy hospital stay to tr...

Al-Qaeda In Yemen Adapts To Evade U.S.

AP | By MATT APUZZO and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 06.16.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- On Christmas Eve in 2009, intelligence officials anxiously monitored dozens of al-Qaida members as they gathered for a meeting in southe...

Yemeni President Says U.S., Israel Behind Unrest

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen's embattled president on Tuesday accused the U.S., his closest ally, of instigating the mounting protests against him, but ...

U.S. Embassy Vehicle Hit With Bomb In Yemen

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — A group of American embassy staffers came under attack when a bomb was thrown near their vehicle outside a restaurant in Yemen's ...