UN called for an immediate ceasefire, saying the country was “in flames” and all sides must return to political negotiations.
Syrian rebels have been shelling residential areas in government-held parts of the city killing hundreds of people in the attacks.
The airstrikes follow threats by President Uhuru Kenyatta that he would retaliate “in the severest way possible”.
Batarfi, a senior al-Qaeda figure, was among those who escaped from the jail in Hadramawt province.
Witnesses said they saw a convoy of presidential vehicles Wednesday leaving Hadi’s palace.
New revelations about negotiations with al-Qaeda confirm old worries about Pak ambivalence on terror.
Letters found in slain al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden’s safehouse show that Pakistan reached out to Said al-Masri.
At least two militants and two soldiers died in an al Qaeda assault on an army base in southern Yemen.
Witnesses say a US drone strike killed two suspected al-Qaida militants in southern Yemen.
Called himself Islamic and religious; said terrorism is not compatible with Islam.
US-trained army commandos on Thursday killed 14 Islamist militants belonging to the al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf group in the first major battle this year on a remote southern island, as the Philippines stepped up efforts to rescue foreign hostages. The Abu Sayyaf is the smallest but most deadly of several Muslim groups fighting for independence in […]
Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden wanted to change the name of the group to identify it more closely with Islam before he was killed says White House
According to reports, there are 32 Saudi and six Yemen nationals among those who have been detained.
Meziane was a close associate of Djamel Beghal, a convicted terrorist who mentored two of the Paris attackers while they were in jail together, the report said.
Al-Queda had outlined bomb “recipe” in the latest issue of its online magazine ‘Inspire’.