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Yemen security officials say al-Qaida kills 11 soldiers - Trend News Agency;

Yemen security officials say al-Qaida kills 11 soldiers - Trend News Agency

Trend News AgencyYemen security officials say al-Qaida kills 11 soldiersTrend News AgencyYemeni security officials say that al-Qaida militants have killed 11 soldiers in two separate attacks, AP reported. They say that the Sunday attacks killed six troops at a security checkpoint in the southern coastal city of Shukra in Abyan province ...and more »

Suspected al Qaeda militants kill six Yemeni troops, civilian: official - Reuters

Suspected al Qaeda militants kill six Yemeni troops, civilian: officialReutersADEN Suspected al Qaeda militants opened fired on a Yemeni military checkpoint in the southern province of Abyan on Sunday, a security official and residents said, killing six troops and a civilian. The attack comes after the United States launched ...and more »

New wave of US air raids on Qaeda in Yemen - Ahram Online

New wave of US air raids on Qaeda in YemenAhram OnlineThe United States on Sunday launched a new wave of air raids against Al-Qaeda in Yemen, as Islamist militants fled from towns being targeted to mountainous areas, security sources said. At least five early morning raids hit targets linked to Al-Qaeda ...and more »

At least two killed in new drone strikes on al Qaeda in Yemen - Trend News Agency;

At least two killed in new drone strikes on al Qaeda in Yemen - Trend News Agency

Trend News AgencyAt least two killed in new drone strikes on al Qaeda in YemenTrend News AgencyDrones fired missiles at suspected al Qaeda targets in two separate attacks in Yemen on Saturday, local sources said, in what appeared to be a third successive day of U.S. strikes against militants in the Arab country, Reutors reported. Tribal sources ...and more »

US strike kills 2 Qaeda suspects in Yemen: security official - Daily Mail;

US strike kills 2 Qaeda suspects in Yemen: security official - Daily Mail

Daily MailUS strike kills 2 Qaeda suspects in Yemen: security officialDaily MailA US drone strike killed two suspected members of Al-Qaeda in southern Yemen on Saturday, a security official said, as Washington steps up a campaign against jihadists. The raid came after two days of intensive air strikes by US warplanes on jihadists ...and more »

Trump steps up airstrikes against Al Qaeda in Yemen; more ground raids could follow - Los Angeles Times;

Trump steps up airstrikes against Al Qaeda in Yemen; more ground raids could follow - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTrump steps up airstrikes against Al Qaeda in Yemen; more ground raids could followLos Angeles TimesMore than two years after a multi-sided civil war erupted inside Yemen that allowed Al Qaeda's local franchise to amass power and seize territory, President Trump has directed the Pentagon to embark on a complicated counter-terrorism campaign. Trump's ...and more »

US hits Qaeda in Yemen with new wave of strikes - The Nation

US hits Qaeda in Yemen with new wave of strikesThe NationADEN/WASHINGTON - The United States carried out another wave of strikes against al Qaeda in Yemen overnight, residents and US officials said on Friday, in the latest sign of increasing US military focus on a group whose strength has grown during ...and more »

Trump Gives Commanders Power to Authorize Military Strikes - Newsmax;

Trump Gives Commanders Power to Authorize Military Strikes - Newsmax

NewsmaxTrump Gives Commanders Power to Authorize Military StrikesNewsmaxFollowing two days of airstrikes against al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) targets in Yemen, it was revealed Friday that President Donald Trump has granted his military commanders the power to authorize military strikes in certain countries ...and more »

US steps up bombing raids on al Qaida in Yemen, citing threat to West - McClatchy Washington Bureau;

US steps up bombing raids on al Qaida in Yemen, citing threat to West - McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington BureauUS steps up bombing raids on al Qaida in Yemen, citing threat to WestMcClatchy Washington BureauAn explosion follows a Saudi-led airstrike on an army base in Sanaa, Yemen, in January 2017. Hani Mohammed AP. By Vera Bergengruen. [email protected] LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story.and more »

Al Qaeda confirms second-in-command killed in Syria - Business Standard;

Al Qaeda confirms second-in-command killed in Syria - Business Standard

Business StandardAl Qaeda confirms second-in-command killed in SyriaBusiness StandardThe Al Qaeda terror network has admitted the death of its deputy leader, Egyptian militant Abu al-Khayr al-Masri, in a drone strike in northwest Syria in late February. "We confirm news of the martyrdom of the sheikh and leader Abu al-Khayr al-Masri ...and more »

Yemen officials see lengthy US airstrikes as sustained, 'open-ended' operation - Chicago Tribune;

Yemen officials see lengthy US airstrikes as sustained, 'open-ended' operation - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneYemen officials see lengthy US airstrikes as sustained, 'open-ended' operationChicago TribuneIn this Feb. 3, 2017 frame grab from video, residents inspect a house that was damaged during a Jan. 29, 2017 U.S. raid on the tiny village of Yakla, in central Yemen that left at least 25 Yemenis and a U.S. Navy SEAL dead. (AP photo).and more »

US raids in Yemen meant to hit Houthis not al-Qaeda: Analyst - Press TV;

US raids in Yemen meant to hit Houthis not al-Qaeda: Analyst - Press TV

Press TVUS raids in Yemen meant to hit Houthis not al-Qaeda: AnalystPress TVTwo US drone strikes have killed at least four people, suspected to be al-Qaeda members, in the Yashbum Valley in Yemen's southern province of Shabwah. A separate drone strike also hit an area in the eastern part of Shaqra town in the southern province ...and more »

US kills 8 Qaeda in new day of raids: Yemeni officials - The New Indian Express;

US kills 8 Qaeda in new day of raids: Yemeni officials - The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressUS kills 8 Qaeda in new day of raids: Yemeni officialsThe New Indian ExpressUS warplanes pounded Al-Qaeda targets in Yemen for a second straight day Friday, killing eight militants, security and tribal sources said as Washington boosts its air war against the jihadists. A defence official in Washington told AFP that American ...and more »

Unprecedented Number of US Drone and Air Strikes Hit Yemen - Common Dreams;

Unprecedented Number of US Drone and Air Strikes Hit Yemen - Common Dreams

Common DreamsUnprecedented Number of US Drone and Air Strikes Hit YemenCommon DreamsThe aftermath from an aerial bombing in Yemen in this file photo. (Photo: Hani Mohammed/Associated Press). In an unprecedented intensification of America's counter-terrorism operations in Yemen, the US has confirmed it carried out 20 strikes across ...and more »

Yemeni Officials See Latest US Strikes as Sustained Campaign - Newsmax

Yemeni Officials See Latest US Strikes as Sustained CampaignNewsmaxSANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni officials and residents say U.S. jets carried out dozens of airstrikes on al-Qaida targets overnight and in the past 48 hours in one of the lengthiest sustained campaigns inside the Arab country. They said Friday that the ...and more »

US strikes pound Qaeda for second day: Yemeni officials - Arab News;

US strikes pound Qaeda for second day: Yemeni officials - Arab News

Arab NewsUS strikes pound Qaeda for second day: Yemeni officialsArab NewsA US Navy F18 fighter jet takes off from aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson. (REUTERS). YEMEN: US fighter jets pounded Al-Qaeda targets in Yemen for a second straight day on Friday, security and tribal sources said, as Washington steps up its air war ...and more »

Aircraft launch attacks on suspected Al-Qaeda targets in Yemen: Witnesses - Ahram Online

Aircraft launch attacks on suspected Al-Qaeda targets in Yemen: WitnessesAhram OnlineMilitary forces believed to be American launched two attacks on suspected al Qaeda targets in southern Yemen overnight on Friday in what would be the second consecutive day of U.S. raids, witnesses said. Backed by drones and Apache helicopter, the ...and more »

Al-Qaeda confirms US strike killed deputy leader in Syria - The New Arab;

Al-Qaeda confirms US strike killed deputy leader in Syria - The New Arab

The New ArabAl-Qaeda confirms US strike killed deputy leader in SyriaThe New ArabAl-Qaeda has confirmed that deputy leader Abu Khayr al-Masri was killed in a drone strike by the US-led coalition in Syria. Tags: Al-Qaeda, Syria, Idlib, Abu al-Khayr al-Masri, Ayman Zawahiri. Al-Qaeda has confirmed that top leader Abu Khayr al-Masri, ...and more »

US pounds al Qaeda in Yemen with more than 20 air strikes - Business Insider;

US pounds al Qaeda in Yemen with more than 20 air strikes - Business Insider

Business InsiderUS pounds al Qaeda in Yemen with more than 20 air strikesBusiness InsiderWASHINGTON/ADEN, Yemen (Reuters) - The United States said it carried out more than 20 precision strikes in Yemen targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula on Thursday, in the first major operations against the group since a January raid by US ...and more »

Al-Qaida confirms deputy leader killed in US strike in Syria - Military Times;

Al-Qaida confirms deputy leader killed in US strike in Syria - Military Times

Military TimesAl-Qaida confirms deputy leader killed in US strike in SyriaMilitary TimesBy: Lee Keath, The Associated Press, March 2, 2017 (Photo Credit: Tech Sgt. Effrain Lopez/Air Force). CAIRO — A U.S. airstrike in Syria earlier this week killed the deputy leader of al-Qaida, known as Abu al-Khayr al-Masri, the group confirmed on ...and more »

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