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Yemen: Al-Qaida Captures Army Weapons Depot

The Associated Press

SANAA, Yemen — Yemeni security officials say al-Qaida’s local branch has routed government forces at a massive weapons depot in the east, seizing dozens of tanks, Katyusha rocket launchers, and small arms. 129 more words

Al-Qaida captures major airport, oil terminal in south Yemen

By AHMED AL-HAJ

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Military officials and residents say al-Qaida has taken control of a major airport, a sea port and an oil terminal in southern Yemen after brief clashes with troops. 102 more words

The COO of Evil Inc. (Part-1) - Shadow President

Reproduced below is an excerpt of a conversation in Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List, where Oscar Schindler (played by Liam Neeson) sits with the heinous German prison camp leader, Amon Goeth (Ralph Fiennes). 1,681 more words

George W Bush

Iranian Special Operatives Free Diplomat Abducted in Yemen

The Associated Press

The Iranian army’s special forces march during the Army Day parade in Tehran on April 18, 2013
The Iranian army’s special forces march during the Army Day parade in Tehran on April 18, 2013. 597 more words

US Syria policy in tatters after favoured 'moderate' rebels disband

The Hazm movement had been seen as the ‘poster boy’ of the moderate opposition Washington hopes can be trained to oust President Bashar al-Assad

By Ian Black… 647 more words

Yemen's President Hadi says he's still president after fleeing capital -- Calls Houthi rebels "illegitimate"

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Mr Hadi still has supporters, such as these at an anti-Houthi demonstration in Sanaa

By AHMED AL-HAJ and BRIAN ROHAN

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Yemeni leader who resigned the presidency last month and fled to the country’s south on Saturday said all actions taken since Shiite rebels stormed the capital, Sanaa, last September are illegitimate, hinting that he will seek to reclaim his power and office. 1,239 more words