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All posts tagged "al-Qaida"

  • Yemeni Officials Say US Warships Fire on Al-Qaida Positions

    SANAA, Yemen — Yemeni security officials said on Thursday that warships, likely American, have been firing cannons and rockets at al-Qaida militants in the country’s southern coastal areas. The naval strikes, underway for five days, targeted mountainous areas...

    • Posted February 2, 2017
  • Burkina Faso Begins 3 Days of Mourning after al-Qaida Attack

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso – Burkina Faso began three days of national mourning Sunday and the president said security would be stepped up in the capital and the country’s borders after al-Qaida militants in a vehicle from neighboring...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • Burkina Faso Hotel Seizure by al-Qaida Ends

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso – The Al-Qaida fighters who stormed a popular hangout in Burkina Faso’s capital at dinnertime came with a mission to kill as many people as possible, survivors and officials said Saturday, firing at people...

    • Posted January 16, 2016
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  • Al-Qaida Threatens Saudis, US over Execution of Militants

    CAIRO – The expert bomb-maker from al-Qaida’s Yemeni branch has threatened Saudi Arabia and the United States, vowing revenge for the Saudi execution of several militants earlier this month in an audio recording released Monday. Ibrahim bin...

    • Posted January 11, 2016
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