WASHINGTON: The United States said Wednesday it conducted drone strikes against Al-Qaeda in Yemen last week, killing four members of the terror group.
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ADEN, YEMEN: An apparent US drone strike in Yemen killed two suspected Al-Qaeda members and caused a large explosion when munitions they were transporting blew up, a security official and witnesses said on Wednesday.
ISLAMABAD: Ali Haider Gillani, son of former prime minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani, has said that he was kidnapped by members of Al-Qaeda, ARY News reported on Sunday.
LAHORE: Pakistani authorities on Friday said they had arrested four Islamic State militants plotting attacks in the city of Lahore, just weeks after the military declared it had halted the Middle East-based movement’s expansion into the country.
WASHINGTON: A coalition air strike in Syria has killed a senior Islamic State operative considered the group’s information minister, a week after another raid eliminated a top IS strategist, the Pentagon said Friday.
NEW YORK: New York marks the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks more resilient, wealthier and more diverse than ever, yet that terrible day is forever seared into its DNA.
DUBAI: Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri threatened the US that the 11th September 2001 attacks will be repeated “thousands of times”, in a video marking the 15th anniversary of the deadly assault.
DAMASCUS: The top military commander of the militant group Jabhat Fateh al Sham, the former al Qaeda offshoot in Syria, was killed in an aerial raid that targeted a meeting of the group’s leaders, both the group and rebel sources said on Thursday.
SANAA: A possible US drone strike killed seven suspected Al-Qaeda operatives in central Yemen, a security official said.
NASIRIYAH: Iraq on Wednesday hanged seven men of various Arab nationalities who were convicted of belonging to the Al-Qaeda network, officials said.