Twin suicide bombings in Yemen leave over 49 people dead

Twin suicide bombings in Yemen leave over 49 people dead

One suicide attack targeted newly recruited soldiers inside the 39th Armoured Brigade in KhorMaksar district in which 25 soldiers were killed and 23 injured.

Suicide bomber kills at least 20 recruits in Yemen

A suicide bomber killed at least 20 army recruits and injured dozens of others in the Yemeni city of Aden on Monday, residents and a security official said, in another major militant attack on the beleaguered government.

Gunmen kill prison chief in Yemen's Aden

Gunmen on Friday killed the chief of the main prison in Yemen's southern port city of Aden where jihadists remain active, a security source said.

Yemen suicide bomber targets Aden police chief

A suicide bomber targeted the police chief of Yemen`s second city Aden on Thursday in the latest attack against senior officials in the base of the Saudi-backed government, a security official said.

Suicide bomber kills 5 Yemen Army recruits in Aden: Official

A suicide bomber suspected of belonging to al Qaeda killed five Yemeni soldiers when he detonated his explosive belt on Tuesday among Army recruits in Aden, a security official said.

Yemeni army advances against al Qaeda in southern city

Yemeni army advances against al Qaeda in southern city

The Yemeni army backed by local fighters seized control of parts of Aden held by al Qaeda on Wednesday as part of a push to clear the hardline group from its stronghold in the southern port city, a security official said.

Yemen bombings claimed by Islamic State kill at least 26

Three suicide bombers struck security checkpoints in the southern Yemeni city of Aden on Friday, killing at least 26 people, residents and security sources said.

Clashes between jihadists, Yemeni forces kill 19

At least 17 suspected al Qaeda members and two policemen have been killed in two days of clashes in Yemen's Aden, the southern city serving as the government's temporary base, security sources said on Sunday.

Sushma Swaraj tweets Indian national Father Tom Uzhunnalil abducted in Yemen

Sushma Swaraj tweets Indian national Father Tom Uzhunnalil abducted in Yemen

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed on Saturday that terrorists in Yemen have abducted Father Tom Uzhunnalil who is an Indian national.      

Pope shocked by `diabolical` attack on Yemen care home

Pope shocked by `diabolical` attack on Yemen care home

An attack on an elderly care home in Yemen killed at least 16 people, including four nuns.

Yemen attack: Missionaries of Charity claims 'one Indian' casualty; Sushma appeals others to come back

Yemen attack: Missionaries of Charity claims 'one Indian' casualty; Sushma appeals others to come back

Father Tony, a priest from Bengaluru who was present at the home, was praying in the chapel when the incident happened and escaped unharmed, however, he is still missing.

14 soldiers dead in Aden suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State jihadists

14 soldiers dead in Aden suicide bombing claimed by Islamic State jihadists

A suicide bomber killed at least 14 soldiers in Aden on Wednesday, in the latest attack on Yemen`s second city claimed by jihadists of the Islamic State group.

Wave of Aden killings tests Gulf role in Yemen

The recapture of Aden by Gulf Arab coalition troops last summer has failed to provide any respite from Yemen`s civil war, with residents facing a wave of bomb and gun attacks that is crippling efforts to stabilise the city. 

Abducted after anti-extremism sermon, Yemen's top Salafi cleric killed in Aden

The lifeless body of Yemen's top Salafi cleric in the southern port city of Aden was found disfigured on Sunday hours after he was abducted following an anti-extremism sermon, security officials said. 

Islamic State suicide bomber kills two at checkpoint in Yemen's Aden

Islamic State suicide bomber kills two at checkpoint in Yemen's Aden

Two people were killed and five wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on a police checkpoint in Yemen`s southern city of Aden on Friday, the latest in a spate of deadly attacks by Islamic State militants.'

Nine soldiers killed in Yemen bombing, IS claims responsibility

At least nine soldiers were killed and many others injured on Thursday in a suicide attack targeting the Presidential Palace in Yemen's southern port city of Aden.

Gunmen kill police colonel, 4 others in Yemen's Aden

Al-Qaeda and the rival Islamic State group both have a presence in the city, where jihadists occupy government buildings and are seen patrolling several districts and intimidating civilians.

Gunmen kill senior militia leader in Yemen's Aden

The attack underscores security chaos in the city which is the embattled Yemeni government`s temporary capital.

Yemen`s Aden living in fear as jihadists grow

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), long active in Yemen, and the emerging Islamic State group appear to be vying for influence in the main port city.

Yemen: Governor of Aden, his six guards killed in blast; IS claims responsibility

Yemen: Governor of Aden, his six guards killed in blast; IS claims responsibility

A massive explosion has reportedly killed Gaafar Mohamed Saad, the governor of the city of Aden and six of his bodyguards in Yemen.