Yemen al-Qaeda: US commandos raid stronghold

The US has carried out a commando raid on an al-Qaeda stronghold in central Yemen, killing 14 militants, the military says. One US soldier died and three were injured. Several Apache helicopters were reported to have taken part in the operation in al-Baida province. Three al-Qaeda leaders were among those killed in a battle lasting […]

Pro-govt forces make gains against Houthis in S. Yemen

Army launched wide-ranging campaign last week aimed at recapturing parts of Yemen’s southern Shabwah province Pro-government forces on Tuesday registered gains against the Shia Houthi militia and its allies in Yemen’s southern Shabwah province, according to a pro-government source. Aayid al-Jalali, a pro-government spokesman, told Anadolu Agency that the Yemeni army’s 26th Division had recaptured […]