Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) Timeline
Feb 02 2016
The Feb. 2 explosion serves as a reminder that aircraft make tempting targets for potential attacks.
Jan 27 2016
Egyptian army forces shot and killed Attallah Abu Reteima, a top militant group leader in Sinai, Egypt Independent reported Jan. 27.
Jan 21 2016
An examination of the perpetrators and attacks in Istanbul, Jakarta and Ouagadougou highlights how they fit into Stratfor's analytical narratives relating to jihadist terrorism.
Jan 15 2016
Jan 14 2016
Simpler armed assaults and a medley of potential attackers make grassroots terrorism a significant challenge to Western governments.
Dec 31 2015
Although the al Qaeda core has lost influence, the organization and its franchises live on and could regain their strength.
Dec 15 2015
Washington wants to avoid getting embroiled in another war, but to shape the region it will need to maintain a sustainable commitment.
Oct 08 2015
A recent attack signals the Islamic State's growing importance in the Yemeni conflict.
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.