France raises terror alert over al Qaeda threat

The intelligence services are looking for a female would-be suicide bomber.

Football World Cup to be safe despite al Qaeda threat

The football World Cup to be held in South Africa will be safe despite threats from Al Qaeda, the organising committee has said.

Football World Cup to be safe despite al Qaeda threat

The football World Cup to be held in South Africa will be safe despite threats from Al Qaeda, the organising committee has said.

Yemen halts entry visas at airports over Qaeda threat

Yemen announced on Thursday that it would stop granting entry visas to travellers at the country`s international airports in order to "halt terrorist infiltration”, the Saba state news agency reported.

Al Qaeda threat: US heightens airport security

The United States stepped up airport security as intelligence warned al Qaeda`s affiliate in Yemen was planning more attacks to follow a failed Christmas Day bombing.

US, UK close Yemen embassies over al-Qaida threats

The US and Britain closed their embassies in Yemen on Sunday in the face of al-Qaida threats, after both countries announced an increase in aid to the government to fight the terror group linked to the failed attempt to bomb a US airliner on Christmas.

US urges Yemen to go after growing al Qaeda threat

American authorities are pressuring Yemen to counter a rising internal al Qaeda threat more aggressively and improve intelligence-sharing.