The Lessons Of Anwar al-Awlaki
Type ‘‘Anwar al-Awlaki’’ into YouTube’s search bar, and you get 40,000 hits. Most of them bring up the earnest, smiling face and placid voice of the first American citizen to be hunted and killed with...
Video courtship of a terrorist and his bride
Watch the videotaped messages between radical cleric Anwar Al Awlaki and his bride-to-be Aminah whose face is revealed for the first time. Danish double agent Morten Storm says he helped arrange their...
An-Nasir al-Hasan
An-Nasir al-Hasan (1457 - June 24, 1523) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen, who exerted a limited authority in the northern Yemeni highland in 1495-1523.Al-Hasan bin Izz ad-Din was the son of th...
An-Nasir al-Hasan - Wikipedia
The Lessons Of Anwar al-Awlaki
Type ‘‘Anwar al-Awlaki’’ into YouTube’s search bar, and you get 40,000 hits. Most of them bring up the earnest, smiling face and placid voice of the first American citizen to be hunted and killed with...
Responsibility for the September 11 attacks
Two weeks after the September 11 attacks, the Federal Bureau of Investigation connected the hijackers to al-Qaeda, a global, decentralized terrorist network. In a number of video, audio, interview and...
Responsibility for the September 11 attacks - Wikipedia
Al-Mu’id li-Din Illah
Al-Mu'id li-Din Illah (died 1030) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who reigned in the period 1027-1030.After 1002, the Zaidi imamate in highland Yemen was contested between various claimants. A...
An-Nasir Muhammad
An-Nasir Muhammad (January 17, 1680 - August 23, 1754), was a Yemeni Sayyid who twice claimed the Zaidi imamate of Yemen, in 1723 and 1727-1729.Muhammad bin Ishaq was a grandson of Imam al-Mahdi Ahmad...
Operation Arabian Knight
On June 5, 2010, in a covert American anti-terrorism operation named "Operation Arabian Knight", Mohamed Mahmood Alessa and Carlos "Omar" Eduardo Almonte, two American citizens who were New Jersey res...
Operation Arabian Knight - Wikipedia
Al-Hadi Ali
Al-Hadi Ali (1345/46 – September 6, 1432) was a claimant to the Zaidi state in Yemen, who posed as imam from 1393 to 1432 in rivalry with another prince.Ali bin al-Mu'ayyad was a fifth-generation desc...
7 July 2005 London bombings
The 7 July 2005 London bombings (often referred to as 7/7) were a series of coordinated suicide bomb attacks in central London, which targeted civilians using the public transport system during the mo...
7 July 2005 London bombings - Wikipedia
Anwar al-Awlaki
Anwar al-Awlaki (also spelled al-Aulaqi, al-Awlaqi; Arabic: أنور العولقي‎ Anwar al-‘Awlaqī; April 21, 1971 – September 30, 2011) was an American and Yemeni imam and Islamic militant. US...
Anwar al-Awlaki - Wikipedia
Al-Mansur al-Husayn
Al-Mansur al-Husayn (1669 - 1720) was an Imam over parts of Yemen, who ruled in rivalry with other competitors in 1716-1720. He belonged to the Qasimid family who dominated the Zaidi imamate of Yemen ...
Al-Mansur al-Husayn II
Al-Mansur al-Husayn II (14 June 1696 - 6 March 1748) was an Imam of Yemen who ruled in 1727-1748. He belonged to the Qasimid family, descendants of Muhammad, who dominated the Zaidi imamate of Yemen i...
Yahya Muhammad al-Wareeth
Yahya Muhammad al-Wareeth (Arabic: يحيى محمد الوريث) was an imam of the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen. He was one of the last to rule before the Mutawakkilites were overthrown in the 1960s. His desce...
Al-Mansur an-Nasir
Al-Mansur an-Nasir (died 1462) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who held power in parts of the northern Yemeni highland in 1436-1462.The old imam al-Mansur Ali bin Salah ad-Din died from the pl...
Al-Mansur an-Nasir - Wikipedia
Al-Nasir Muhammad Salah al-Din
Al-Nasir Muhammad Salah al-Din or al-Nasir li Din Allah Muhammad Salah al-Din ibn Ali al-Mahdi (Arabic: الناصر لدين الله محمد صلاح الدين بن علي المهدي ) (b. September 4, 1338 - d. November 2, 1391) wa...
Al-Mahdi Salah ad-Din
Al-Mahdi Salah ad-Din (died 1445) was a claimant for the Zaidi state in Yemen, whose tenure as imam is counted from 1436 to 1445.Salah ad-Din bin Ali was a descendant of the imam al-Mansur Yahya (d. 9...
Al-Mutawakkil Yahya Sharaf ad-Din
Al-Mutawakkil Yahya Sharaf ad-Din (25 February 1473 - 27 March 1555) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen. His period as imam covered the period from 1506 to 1555, though his political power ended ...
Al-Mansur al-Husayn III
Al-Mansur al-Husayn III (died 1888) was a claimant to the dignity of imam of Yemen in 1859-1863, wielding power in intense rivalry with other self-proclaimed imams.Al-Husayn bin Muhammad bin al-Hadi, ...
Al-Mansur al-Husayn III - Wikipedia
Iman University
Iman University (also al-Iman University, el-Eman University, or al-Eman University; Arabic: جامعة الإيمان‎; Jāmiʿat al-Īmān) is a Sunni religious school founded in 1993 in San‘a’, Yemen. Al...
Iman University - Wikipedia
Al-Hadi Izz ad-din
Al-Hadi Izz ad-Din (1441 - April 18, 1495) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen, who held the imamate in 1474-1495 in rivalry with other claimants.Izz ad-Din bin al-Hasan bin Ali was a grandson of ...
Al-Mansur Muhammad
This article is about the imam of Yemen. For the later imam of Yemen please see Al-Mansur Muhammad bin Abdallah. For the Ayyubid Sultan of Egypt please see Al-Mansur Nasir al-Din Muhammad. For the Ayy...
Al-Hadi ila'l-Haqq Yahya
Al-Hadi ila’l-Haqq Yahya (859 – August 19, 911) was a religious and political leader on the Arabian Peninsula. He was the first Zaydiyya imam who ruled over portions of Yemen, in 897-911, and is the a...
Al-Mahdi Ahmad bin Yahya
Al-Mahdi Ahmad bin Yahya (1363? – 1436) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who briefly held the imamate in 1391–1392.Ahmad bin Yahya was a 12th-generation descendant of the Zaidi imam ad-Da'i Yus...
Al-Mahdi Ahmad bin Yahya - Wikipedia
Al-Mu'ayyad Muhammad II
Al-Mu'ayyad Muhammad II (1634 - April 27, 1686) was an Imam of Yemen who ruled in 1681–1686. He belonged to the Qasimid family which descended from the Islamic prophet Muhammad and dominated the Zaidi...
Abu Hashim al-Hasan
Abu Hashim al-Hasan (d. 1040) was an imam of the Zaidi state in Yemen who ruled part of the Yemeni highland in 1031-1040.Abu Hashim al-Hasan was a fifth-generation descendant of al-Qasim ar-Rassi (d. ...
Ahmad bin Ali al-Fathi
Ahmad bin Ali al-Fathi (died 1349) was a claimant to the Zaidi state in Yemen, who posed as imam in 1329-1349, in rivalry with other figures.Ahmad bin Ali al-Fathi was a seventh-generation descendant ...
Habib Umar bin Hafiz
Habib Umar bin Hafiz (Arabic: عمر بن حفيظ‎; born 27 May 1963), is a Yemeni Islamic scholar, teacher, founder and the dean of Dar al-Mustafa Islamic seminary. He also a member of the Supreme...
Habib Umar bin Hafiz - Wikipedia
Mohammed Ali Hassan Al-Moayad
Sheik Mohammed Ali Hassan Al-Moayad (Arabic: محمد علي حسن المؤيد‎) is a Yemeni cleric who was convicted in 2005 on U.S. federal charges of conspiring to provide material support and resource...