- UAE backs Saudis with Muslim Brotherhood blacklist Updated: Mar-09-14 7:16 am
- 2 Yemen soldiers killed in attack on army base Updated: Mar-08-14 2:43 pm
- Saudi Arabia names Brotherhood a terrorist group Updated: Mar-07-14 2:37 pm
- Deportee killed in Saudi detention center riot Updated: Mar-03-14 6:22 am
- UN authorizes sanctions against Yemen spoilers Updated: Feb-26-14 12:26 pm
- In Yemen, a woman's life entangled with al-Qaida Updated: Feb-21-14 1:21 pm
- Report: US drone may have killed dozen civilians Updated: Feb-20-14 9:49 am
- Rights group: Saudis deport 12,000 Somalis Updated: Feb-19-14 10:55 am
- Obama officials weigh drone attack on US suspect Updated: Feb-10-14 4:27 pm
- Violence risks turning Egypt to jihadi front Updated: Feb-07-14 2:01 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The United Arab Emirates has thrown its support behind neighboring Saudi Arabia's decision to label the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization, increasing Gulf Arab pressure on the Islamist group.
SANAA, Yemen - Suspected al-Qaida militants fired rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machineguns at a military base in southern Yemen on Saturday, killing two soldiers guarding its gate, a senior military official said.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia identified the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group along with al-Qaida and others Friday, warning those who join them or support them they could face five to 30 years in prison.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A detainee died in a stampede during a riot at a Saudi detention center for migrant workers awaiting deportation, police said Monday, adding that nine others were injured.
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a resolution Wednesday authorizing sanctions against individuals and organizations threatening peace, security or stability in Yemen.
SANAA, Yemen - Abeer al-Hassani's ex-husband was famed for his beautiful voice. He used it, she says, singing poetic hymns to martyrdom and jihad to try to draw youth from their neighborhood of the Yemeni capital into joining al-Qaida. He sang at weddings of fellow members of the terror group, and held discussions with young men at local mosques.
WASHINGTON - A U.S. military drone strike in Yemen last December may have killed up to a dozen civilians on their way to a wedding and injured others, including the bride, a human rights group says. U.S. officials say only members of al-Qaida were killed, but they have refused to make public the details of two U.S. investigations into the incident.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabian authorities have deported more than 12,000 migrants held under "appalling conditions" back to their native Somalia, where many now face life-threatening situations, Human Rights Watch said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - The case of an American citizen and suspected member of al-Qaida who is allegedly planning attacks on U.S. targets overseas underscores the complexities of President Barack Obama's new stricter targeting guidelines for the use of deadly drones.
CAIRO - An Islamic militant group that has waged a campaign of bombings and assassinations for months in Egypt has quickly advanced in weaponry and sophistication of attacks, drawing on the experience of Egyptians who fought in Syria's civil war.