Terrorism in Yemen
In the War on Terrorism in Yemen, the US government describes Yemen as "an important partner in the global war on terrorism".
On December 30, 2002, a suspected Islamic fundamentalist killed three ...
Terror Plot To Run Crowds Over In Times Square Thwarted!!
New York Uber driver arrested for attempting to join ISIS and planning to run over crowds in Times Square.
ISIS suicide bomber found alive after blowing himself in HALF in Yemen
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: A grisly video has surfaced of the moment a failed ISIS suicide bomber in Yemen is found torn in half but still alive after his bomb belt detonated too early.
26 Yemenis killed as Shiite militia clashes with Sunni tribesmen
US continues its security ops in Yemen despite civil unrest that worsened following Houthi militia takeover
Yemen rebels seize U.S. Embassy vehicles as diplomats flee
Yemen rebels seized U.S. embassy vehicles in the capital of Sanaa on Wednesday as diplomats fled the country amid deteriorating security conditions.
Yemen crisis: Thousands march against rebels in Sanaa
Thousands of Yemenis take to the streets in the capital Sanaa to protest against Shia Houthi rebels who have taken over much of the city.
Yemen crisis: Chaos is security nightmare for US
The chaos in Yemen shows no sign of letting up and a looming showdown between Shia rebels and Sunni tribes will cause headaches in Washington, says the BBC's Frank Gardner.
2008 American Embassy attack in Yemen
The 2008 American Embassy attack in Yemen in Sana'a, Yemen on September 17, 2008, resulted in 18 deaths and 16 injuries. Six attackers, six Yemeni police, and six civilians were killed. This attack w...
2007 attack on tourists in Yemen
The 2007 Yemen tourist attack was a suicide car bomb attack on Spanish tourists visiting the Queen of Sheba temple in Mareb, Ma'rib Governorate on July 2, 2007.
A member of Al-Qaeda rammed an expl...
2007 attack on tourists in Yemen - Wikipedia
2008 attack on tourists in Yemen
The 2008 Yemen tourist attack was an ambush attack on Belgian tourists traveling in a convoy through Hadhramaut in the Wadi Dawan desert valley on January 18, 2008.
A convoy of four jeeps carrying...
2008 attack on tourists in Yemen - Wikipedia
2009 Yemeni tourist attacks
Two explosions targeting tourists in Yemen took place in mid-March 2009. Sixteen South Korean tourists were in Shibam, Yemen, at the time of the first blast. Four Korean tourists alongside their local...
2009 Yemeni tourist attacks - Wikipedia
2010 cargo plane bomb plot
On October 29, 2010, two packages, each containing a bomb consisting of 300 to 400 grams (11–14 oz) of plastic explosives and a detonating mechanism, were found on separate cargo planes. The...
2010 cargo plane bomb plot - Wikipedia
Yemeni al-Qaeda crackdown
The al-Qaeda insurgency in Yemen refers to armed conflict between the Yemeni government with United States assistance, and al-Qaeda affiliated cells. The ongoing strife is often categorized as a sub-c...
Shuhour Abdullah Mukbil al-Sabri
Shuhour Abdullah Mukbil al-Sabri (Arabic: ), (born in 1976 in Saudi Arabia, and identified as a Yemeni), became briefly wanted in 2002, by the United States Department of Justice's FBI, which was then...
26 Yemenis killed as Shiite militia clashes with Sunni tribesmen
US continues its security ops in Yemen despite civil unrest that worsened following Houthi militia takeover
Yemen rebels seize U.S. Embassy vehicles as diplomats flee
Yemen rebels seized U.S. embassy vehicles in the capital of Sanaa on Wednesday as diplomats fled the country amid deteriorating security conditions.
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP; Arabic: تنظيم القاعدة في جزيرة العرب‎, Tanẓīm al-Qā‘idah fī Jazīrat al-‘Arab, "al-Qaeda Organization in the Arabian Peninsula"; تنظيم قاعدة الجهاد في...
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula - Wikipedia
Qasim al-Raymi
Qasim al-Raymi (Arabic: قاسم الريمي) is a citizen of Yemen who is a senior leader of an Islamic militant group.Al-Raymi is one of 23 men who escaped in the 3 February 2006 prison-break in Yemen, along...
Qasim al-Raymi - Wikipedia
Operation Scorched Earth
Operation Scorched Earth (Arabic: عملية الأرض المحروقة) was the code-name of a Yemeni military offensive in the northern Sa'dah Governorate that began in August 2009, marking the fifth wave of violenc...
Operation Scorched Earth - Wikipedia
Abdullah Mehdar
Abdullah al-Mehdarhad (?-2010) was an Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) member who was the leader of an cell in Yemen. On 13 January 2010 it was reported that he had been killed by Yemeni secur...
2011 Yemeni uprising
The Yemeni Revolution followed the initial stages of the Tunisian Revolution and occurred simultaneously with the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 and other mass protests in the Middle East in 2011. In its...
2011 Yemeni uprising - Wikipedia
Fawaz al-Rabeiee
Fawaz Yahya al-Rabeiee (Arabic: فواز يحيى الربيعي‎) (1979-2006) was an al-Qaeda terrorist, sentenced to death in 2004 by a Yemeni court for his part in the 2002 attack on the French tanker L...
Fawaz al-Rabeiee - Wikipedia
Targeted killing
Targeted killing is the premeditated killing of an individual by a state organization or institution outside a judicial procedure or a battlefield.Targeted killings were employed extensively by death...
USS Cole bombing
The USS Cole bombing was a suicide attack against the United States Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG-67) on 12 October 2000, while it was harbored and being refueled in the Yemeni...
USS Cole bombing - Wikipedia
Yemeni list of most wanted suspected terrorists
Yemen maintains a Yemeni list of most wanted suspected terrorists. On March 30, 2009, Yemen added "38 wanted Al Qaeda-linked militants", bring the number of individuals on the list to 154.The list in...
Jamaan Safian
Jamaan Safian is a citizen of Yemen reported to have been a leader of Al Qaeda in Yemen.On August 15, 2010, Yemen authorities reported he had surrendered to them.Agence France Presse reports that Jama...