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Saudi Arabia tries 16 suspected Al Qaeda members

Saudi Arabia tries 16 suspected Al Qaeda members

Saudi Arabia begins trial of suspected al Qaeda, accused of planning assassination of a top Saudi figure.

January 8, 2012 3:48
 
Ripple effect: Prince Nayef likely to become heir to Saudi King

Ripple effect: Prince Nayef likely to become heir to Saudi King

With a reputation as a conservative, even by Saudi standards, where will Prince Prince Nayef take the Kingdom in his potential new role as heir to the throne?

October 23, 2011 4:48
 
Al Qaeda’s business sense

Al Qaeda’s business sense

The terrorist network aims to ‘bleed’ the enemy with attacks that cost a few thousand to launch, and billions to defend. What’s the strategy, and what will the economic impact be?

November 22, 2010 9:52
 
Iraq hit by series of deadly attacks

Iraq hit by series of deadly attacks

Monday saw the deadliest wave of violence so far this year, with the number of wounded and dead approaching 400.

May 11, 2010 4:26
 

Times Square bomb suspect arrested on Dubai-bound flight

Faisal Shahzad, US national of Pakistani descent, was captured attempting to leave the US.

May 4, 2010 8:41
 

Hunt is on for culprits in New York’s failed car bombing

New York Mayor Bloomberg expressed confidence that those responsible would be caught.

May 3, 2010 8:44
 

Qatari diplomat to leave US after plane bomb scare

Mohammed al-Madadi to return to the Gulf after causing massive security alert over mid-flight terrorism ‘joke’.

April 10, 2010 11:06
 

Yemen ‘making progress against al-Qaeda’

President Ali Abdullah Saleh says the size of al-Qaeda’s presence in the country has been exaggerated by some media.

March 27, 2010 5:38
 
Failing state

Failing state

Yemen’s many problems could soon render the country ungovernable, enabling the lawlessness in the Horn of Africa to leap across the Gulf of Aden, says Trends magazine.

March 11, 2010 10:13
 

Direct flights between Yemen and UK suspended

British PM launches measures to enhance security after failed Detroit plane attack.

January 20, 2010 8:44
 
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