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BREAKING: Al-Qaeda Celebrates Obama Administration's Foreign Policy Success by Capturing Major Airport in Southern Yemen

Al Qaeda overran the city itself earlier this month and freed inmates, including a militant commander, from its prison.

AHMED AL-HAJ reports: Military officials and residents say al-Qaida has taken control of a major airport in southern Yemen after briefly clashing with troops. 165 more words

War Room

Yemen: Blockade of Ports Begins to Affect Shipping Activity

A Saudi Arabia-backed blockade of ports in Yemen is starting to affect shipping activity including the delivery and loading of oil and gas shipments, shipbrokers and traders in Singapore said. 149 more words

Maritime Crime

The more Yemen infrastructure collapses, the more the US ship weapons to the 5,000 Saudi Emirs

The more Yemen infrastructure collapses, the more the US ship weapons to the Saudi Emirs

Saudi Arabia most obscurantist monarchy is losing control over Yemen political and social fabrics.   1,360 more words


Yemen ports become focus for rebel attacks

Stephen Spark

Ports in Yemen are increasingly coming under attack from Saudi and Gulf Co-operation Council states as they attempt to regain control of areas run by Shia Houthi militias and al-Qaeda jihadis. 91 more words

Maritime Crime

TCG Büyükada Evacuates 55 Turkish Citizens From Aden

Today, the Milgem class Corvette F-512 TCG Büyükada evacuated 55  Turkish citizens trapped in Yemen.

The corvette was deployed to the Gulf of Aden and was in the region since January. 231 more words

Turkish Navy

U.S. forces rescue Saudi airmen from Gulf of Aden, south of Yemen

WASHINGTON – A Defence Department official says U.S. forces rescued two Saudi airmen after they ejected from an F-15 fighter jet over waters south of Yemen, where Saudi Arabia is leading airstrikes against Iran-allied Houthi rebels. 97 more words