Analysts in the UK says Britain's colonial history in Yemen may give it useful insights and expertise in dealing with the presence of Al Qaeda supporters there.
01/05/2010 11:37 am
The US is stepping up its efforts in Yemen quietly, giving the country tools and money to comabt terrorism without fanfare. The strategy is the result of lessons learned in Pakistan, in particular.
12/31/2009 12:01 pm
With mounting evidence that alleged airplane bomber Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab received his explosives and guidance in Yemen, eyes are turning to the Arab country that has been the source of Al Qaeda-linked attacks in the past.
12/29/2009 03:52 pm
Yemen reportedly killed 34 Al Qaeda suspects today. Such steps, together with a new 10-point plan for reform, aim to reverse the Arab nation’s downward trajectory.
12/17/2009 11:14 am
Yemen used inappropriate force to quell largely nonviolent secession protests, according to a new report by Human Rights Watch. Southern Yemenis say they have been marginalized.
12/15/2009 01:57 pm
With bleak housing blocks and rusty wrecks for taxis, south Yemen residents pushing for secession say they've been sidelined by the government.
12/15/2009 01:39 pm
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others are to stand trial in New York. Here's the evidence federal prosecutors will use against them.
11/14/2009 12:00 am
US commandos killed Kenyan national Saleh Ali Saleh Nabhan in a helicopter raid against Mr. Nabhan's convoy, as it traveled through the Barawe district in southern Somalia.
09/15/2009 01:00 am
The unrecognized territory hosts tens of thousands of Somali refugees and is trying and imprisoning pirates.
05/14/2009 01:00 am
Will Kenya be tapped as the next ‘Hague’ of the high seas?
04/15/2009 01:00 am
The move, which brings the tribunal into compliance with Obama's Guantánamo stay order, allows charges to be reinstated later.
02/06/2009 12:00 am
Five explosions and sniper fire struck the US compound in a coordinated attack on Wednesday.
09/18/2008 01:00 am