Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) Timeline
Sep 24 2015
One must assess a group's ability to use different types of violence to understand the threat it poses.
Sep 10 2015
Leaderless resistance has made terrorists harder to track, but they remain vulnerable at key moments.
Jul 10 2015
While the cease-fire may bring Yemen some short-term relief, future crises stand ready waiting to erupt.
Jun 25 2015
If the Islamic State stands its ground and tries to defend its caliphate, it will eventually be destroyed.
Jun 11 2015
The militant group could outlast the Islamic State and remain the dominant strain of global jihadism.
Apr 16 2015
Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has sought help from Russia and several Arab states to secure a safe exit from Yemen for him and his family, Al Jazeera reported April 16.
Apr 09 2015
The jihadist group will take advantage of instability in Yemen to expand its power.
Apr 02 2015
Militants stormed the southeastern port city of Mukalla on April 2, seizing government buildings and freeing members of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula and others from the city's prison, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Mar 21 2015
Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters captured al-Houta, capital of Lahj province in southern Yemen, killing about 20 soldiers, local officials said, Reuters reported.
Feb 11 2015
The closing of embassies in Sanaa shows there are few, if any, political solutions to the country's security crisis.
Feb 07 2015
An improvised bomb exploded outside the republican palace in Sanaa on Feb. 7 and wounded three al-Houthi guards, eyewitnesses said, Reuters reported.