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Iran Warns Saudi-Led ‘Attack’ On Yemen Could Draw Entire Region Into Conflict

Iran warned the Saudi-led “attack” on Yemen could draw the entire region into conflict.

03/31/2015

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Saudi Airstrikes Target Rebel Bases In Yemen

Some of the strikes hit key military positions in the country’s capital, Sanaa, and flattened a number of homes near the international airport.

03/26/2015

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Iran: Saudi-Led Airstrikes In Yemen A ‘Dangerous Step’

Iran’s foreign ministry called Saudi-led airstrikes against Shiite Muslim rebels in Yemen a “dangerous step” Thursday, and said they would only worsen the crisis in the country.

03/26/2015

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UN Envoy: Yemen At ‘Edge Of Civil War’

The U.N.’s special envoy for Yemen, Jamal Benomar, warned an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on Sunday that events were pushing the country “to the edge of civil war.”

03/23/2015

Yemeni armed men inspect the damage following a bomb explosion at the Badr mosque in southern Sanaa on March 20, 2015. (MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: No Sign Of Islamic State Link To Yemen Attacks

The White House said Friday there’s no indication the Islamic State group had any operational link to a string of suicide bombings in Yemen that killed at least 137 people.

03/20/2015

Yemeni armed men inspect the damage following a bomb explosion at the Badr mosque in southern Sanaa on March 20, 2015. (MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Bombings In Yemeni Mosques Kill More Than 130, Including At Least 13 Children

Suicide bombers attacked a pair of mosques Friday in the Yemeni capital, unleashing monstrous blasts that ripped through worshippers and killed 137 people in the deadliest assault yet targeting Shiite rebels who have taken over large parts of the rapidly fragmenting nation. At least 13 children were among the dead.

03/20/2015

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Al-Qaida In Yemen Claims To Have Directed Paris Attacks

Terror group claims it was behind the attack at French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris “as revenge for the honor” of Islam’s Prophet Muhammad.

01/09/2015

Armed Yemeni men loyal to the Shiite Huthi movement shout slogans during a tribal gathering against al-Qaeda militants in the Bani al-Harith area, north of Sanaa, on Aug. 17, 2014. (credit: MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Al Qaeda Threatening To Execute American In Yemen Following US Raid To Free Him

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is threatening to execute an American photojournalist.

12/04/2014

Shiite Muslims display a model of an American drone in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on April 19, 2014. (MOHAMMED HUWAIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Drone Strike In Yemen Kills 9 Al Qaida Members

Witness says an American UAV struck a white SUV carrying militants.

04/19/2014

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Ex-FBI Agent To Plead Guilty To Being AP Source

A former FBI explosives expert said Monday he will plead guilty to revealing secret information for an Associated Press story about a U.S. intelligence operation in Yemen in 2012. The story led to a leaks investigation and the seizure of AP phone records in the government’s search for the information’s source.

09/23/2013

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