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AQAP Capitalizes on the Chaos in Yemen

10th October 2014 – FDD Policy Brief

AQAP Capitalizes on the Chaos in Yemen

Oren Adaki

Two coordinated suicide attacks believed to be carried out by al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) on Thursday left at least 63 people dead in the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, as well as in the eastern Hadramout province. more...

Analysis & Commentary

10th November 2014 – The Long War Journal

AQAP Continues Escalation of Attacks in Yemen, Targets US Ambassador

Oren Adaki

Over the weekend, al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula claimed credit for a series of high-profile attacks throughout Yemen, including a failed assassination of the US ambassador, Matthew H. Tueller. more...

5th November 2014 – The Long War Journal

Wanted AQAP Leader Involved in Embassies Plot, Provincial Emir Killed in US Drone Strike

Bill Roggio, Oren Adaki

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula confirmed that Shawki Ali Ahmed al Badani and Nabil al Dhahab were killed in yesterday's drone strike in central Yemen. Badani was wanted by the US for plotting to attack US embassies. more...

20th October 2014 – The Long War Journal

AQAP Claims Credit for Series of Attacks in Yemen

Oren Adaki

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has claimed credit for 16 attacks over the past several days as it battles Houthi rebels for control of central Yemen. more...

16th October 2014 – The Long War Journal

AQAP, Houthis Clash in Central Yemen

Oren Adaki

On Oct. 15, AQAP fighters checked the Houthi advance in Bayda province and seized the al Adayn directorate in Ibb following the fall of Ibb city at the hands of the Shi'ite rebels. more...

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