Soldiers shout at the media in front of the main gate of the headquarters of a Yemeni army complex, the scene of a bomb blast, in the southern port city of Aden, April 3, 2014.

Soldiers shout at the media in front of the main gate of the headquarters of a Yemeni army complex, the scene of a bomb blast, in the southern port city of Aden, April 3, 2014.

Foreign and Defense Policy, Middle East and North Africa, Terrorism

If we’re not winning in Yemen, are we really winning against al Qaeda?

CNN published a video clip featuring two al Qaeda leaders – Nasser al Wahayshi, al Qaeda’s number two and the leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), and Ibrahim al Rubaish, a former Guantanamo detainee and AQAP’s shari’a … read more >