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Gunmen attack Yemen bus, kill 8 nurses

People gather near a destroyed car that was carrying militants in the Sawmaa area of al-Bayda province, Yemen, Saturday, April 19, 2014. A Yemeni military official says an American drone strike has killed nine suspected al-Qaida militants and inadvertently killed and wounded some civilians. (AP Photo/Nasir al-Sanna'a)

Yemeni security officials say gunmen have attacked a bus carrying nurses from a military hospital in the southern city of Aden, killing eight people, including two women, and wounding around a dozen others.

Posted: June 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Drone kills 5 militants in Yemen

Yemeni tribesmen attend a tribal meeting following a police raid on a hideout of al-Qaida militants in Arhab region, north of Sanaa, Yemen, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. Yemen said on Sunday that it killed one of the country's most wanted al-Qaida militants, hours after military officials said anti-terrorism units supported by army troops and US drones launched an attack against hideouts of the group in the mountainous Arhab region north of Sanaa, leaving at least five militants and six soldiers killed. AP/Hani Mohammed

A suspected U.S. drone in Yemen’s south targeted a car carrying al-Qaida militants Saturday, killing all five passengers, Yemeni security officials said.

Posted: June 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

27 killed in clashes in Yemen’s northwest

A Yemeni soldier checks a car at a checkpoint in a street in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday, May 12, 2014. A suspected U.S. drone strike in southern Yemen killed several al-Qaida militants on Monday, military and security officials said.  AP

Clashes between Shiite northern rebels, ultraconservative Sunni tribesmen and military troops left 27 killed in the country’s restive northwest, security officials and tribesmen said Tuesday.

Posted: May 21st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Yemen: US drone strike kills 6 al-Qaida militants

In this photo provided by Yemen's Defense Ministry, Yemen's army soldiers hold up their weapons at an area seized from al-Qaida in the southeastern province of Shabwa, Yemen, Thursday, May 8, 2014. AP

Yemeni military and security officials say a suspected U.S. drone strike in a southern province has killed six al-Qaida militants.

Posted: May 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

State Dept.: Americans killed 2 Yemenis last month

In this photo provided by Yemen's Defense Ministry, Yemen's army soldiers hold up their weapons at an area seized from al-Qaida in the southeastern province of Shabwa, Yemen, Thursday, May 8, 2014. Yemeni armed forces on Thursday swept al-Qaida fighters out of a district in the country's south, one of the main goals of the major offensive waged by the military the past two weeks, the Defense Ministry said, amid fears of retaliatory attacks which officials say prompted the closure of the U.S. Embassy in the capital as a precaution. (AP Photo/Yemen's Defense Ministry)

The State Department says two officers at the U.S. Embassy in Yemen shot and killed a pair of armed Yemeni civilians during an attempted abduction of the Americans last month.

Posted: May 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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