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24 min ago | AlertNet

Yemen's foreign minister says will push donors for promised billions in aid

Boys on their way to school walk past a building damaged during protests and clashes in 2011 in Sanaa, Yemen, December 17, 2013.

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4 hrs ago | National Review Online

Tom Rogan: Taking al-Qaeda's Media Savvy Seriously

In it, the group's leader, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, greets about 100 armed supporters.

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8 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary

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Aloe vera is a succulent plant species that is found only in cultivation, having no naturally occurring populations, although closely related aloes do occur in northern Africa.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Australians among latest casualties in America's drone war in Yemen

To the ancient Romans, Yemen was Arabia Felix, translating literally as Happy Arabia, but this was wishful thinking on the part of an empire with designs on the rugged, unconquerable land on the southern tip of the Arabian peninsula.

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AlertNet

Yemen's al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video

The leader of Al Qaeda's wing in Yemen has vowed to attack the United States, in a video apparently showing a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters.

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The Baltimore Sun

Yemen's al Qaeda leader vows to attack America in new video

The leader of Al Qaeda 's wing in Yemen has vowed to attack the United States, in a video apparently showing a gathering of the group celebrating a mass jailbreak of fighters.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

ABC News

New York Judge: Jurors Can Hear Imam Praise 9/11

An Egyptian Islamic preacher's statements that "everybody was happy" when the World Trade Center was hit by airplanes can be heard by a jury sitting just blocks from the site of the Sept.

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The Skanner

Jury Selection this Week in NY Trial of Egyptian Preacher

Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of a disabled Egyptian Islamic preacher extradited from Great Britain on charges he conspired to support al-Qaida, in part by trying to create a training camp in Oregon 15 years ago.

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Emirates News Agency

Yemeni Foreign Minister praises relations between his country and the GCC

WAM SANAA, 15th April, 2014 -- Dr. Abu Bakr Al Qirbi, Yemeni Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Saad al-Arifi, the Director of the Gulf Cooperation Council Office in Sanaa, have discussed current developments in the domestic and international arenas and the ongoing preparations for the Friends of Yemen conference to be held in London on 29th of ... (more)

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Reuters

Suspected militants kill deputy governor in central Yemen: officials

Suspected al Qaeda militants shot dead the deputy governor of Yemen's central al-Bayda province on Tuesday, a security official said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Long War Journal

Al Qaeda weapons ship docks in Aden

According to a local Yemeni newspaper, on April 11 al Qaeda militants sailed a ship loaded with weapons into the country's southern port in Aden .

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Lincoln Daily News

Yemen reports first case of deadly MERS-coronavirus

Yemen reported its first case of the deadly MERS coronavirus on Sunday in a further spread of the deadly strain in the Middle East two years after its outbreak in neighboring Saudi Arabia.

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Foreign doctor kidnapped in northern Yemen

An armed group kidnapped a foreign doctor in northern Yemen, the Interior Ministry and a local official said on Monday, the latest in a spate of abductions against Westerners in the country, Reuters reported.

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AlertNet

Gunmen kill Saudi guard near Yemeni border, wound another -media

Unidentified gunmen in Yemen shot dead a Saudi Arabian border guard and wounded another in the early hours of Monday morning, Saudi news websites reported, in what would be the second such incident in five days.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bloomberg

Muslim Preacher Faces Trial a Decade After Terror Charges

Abu Hamza al-Masri, the Islamic cleric accused of aiding an al-Qaeda affiliate's deadly attack in Yemen and trying to start a terrorist training camp in Oregon , said he plans to testify in his own defense at a trial almost a decade after the U.S. sought his extradition.

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Turnto10.com

Jury to be picked in NY trial of Egyptian preacher

Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of a disabled Egyptian Islamic preacher extradited from Great Britain on charges he conspired to support al-Qaida, in part by trying to create a training camp in Oregon 15 years ago.

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The Straits Times

Yemen reports first case of deadly Mers coronavirus

A notice is pastered to the entrace of the emergency department, banning the the exit and entry into the city's King Fahd Hospital on April 9, 2014, in Jeddah.

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ABC News

Suspected Al-Qaida Militants Kill 3 Yemen Soldiers

Yemen's Interior Ministry says suspected al-Qaida militants have ambushed troops from the country's special forces, killing two soldiers and wounding five others.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Al Bawaba

One Yemeni soldier dead after attack on army vehicle

At least one Yemeni soldier has been killed and three other wounded after unknown gunmen attacked an army vehicle in Hadramawt Province, officials say.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Washington Post

American jailed in Yemen, Sharif Mobley, has disappeared and is in danger, his lawyers say

Attorneys for an American jailed for more than four years in Yemen allege that their client has disappeared within Yemen's maze of security facilities and is in danger.

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