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News Yemen » Abyan: 27 killed in UAE-led attack on Al-Qaeda in Yemen

News channel or source: https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20180219-27-killed-in-uae-led-attack-on-al-qaeda-in-yemen/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

In August last year, a strategic offensive in southern Yemen’s Shabwa province was led by the UAE and US alongside 2,000 Shabwani Elite forces. The offensive resulted in pushing AQAP out of Shabwa and into the nearby Abyan governorate. The Shabwani Elite ...

News Yemen » Abyan: Clashes leave 27 dead as Yemen troops target Al-Qaeda

News channel or source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1471458/clashes-leave-27-dead-yemen-troops-target-al-qaeda
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

PIC: A handout image from Yemen's Ministry of Defence shows Yemeni troops taking part in a military operation against suspected Al-Qaeda militants near the village of Maajala in the southern province of Abyan YEMEN - Eight soldiers and 19 suspected members ...

News Yemen » Abyan: 3 Yemeni soldiers killed in roadside bomb blast

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/17/c_136980421.htm
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

ADEN, Yemen, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) -- At least three Yemeni soldiers were killed and several wounded in a roadside bomb explosion in the country's southern province of Abyan on Friday, a security official told Xinhua. The local security source based in the city ...

News Yemen » Abyan: Yemen: The World’s Worst Humanitarian Crisis Enters Another Year

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/yemen/yemen-world-s-worst-humanitarian-crisis-enters-another-year
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

These groups have exploited the ongoing unrest to expand their outreach across central and southern Yemen: after seizing large swathes of territory in the provinces of Abyan, Shabwah and Hadramawt, AQAP took control of the port of Mukalla in 2015 ...

News Yemen » Abyan: AQAP Claims Four Attacks with Explosives, Rockets, and “Silenced Weapons” in Ibb, Abyan, and Hadramawt

News channel or source: https://news.siteintelgroup.com/Jihadist-News/aqap-claims-four-attacks-with-explosives-rockets-and-silenced-weapons-in-ibb-abyan-and-hadramawt.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed carrying out four operations in nine days utilizing explosives, rockets, and “silenced weapons” in Yemen’s Abyan, Ibb, and Hadramawt governorates.

News Yemen » Abyan: Amputations, beheadings and a crucifixion: Horrific stories from Yemen where Al Qaeda has imposed sharia law

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2242719/Al-Qaeda-committed-truly-shocking-human-rights-abuses-power-Yemens-Abyan-region-says-Amnesty-report.html
Publication date: onday 03 December 2012

The tragedies would 'haunt Yemen for decades to come' unless the perpetrators were caught and the families compensated, the charity said. Amnesty International Middle East and North Africa Director Philip Luther said: 'Abyan experienced a human rights ...

News Yemen » Abyan: Teen Recruited by Al Qaeda to Bomb Western Target in Yemen, Sources Say

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2010/01/06/teen-recruited-al-qaeda-bomb-western-target-yemen-sources-say.html
Publication date: uesday 05 January 2010

have entered Yemen in the past few days, and that a key terror group official still is hiding in Abyan, a Yemeni province in southern Yemen. Abyan is the former home of the Aden-Abyan Islamic Army, a group of Islamic militants who were active in the late ...

News Yemen » Abyan: Amnesty details 'horrific abuses' in southern Yemen

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/meast/yemen-amnesty-report
Publication date: onday 03 December 2012

Residents in parts of southern Yemen experienced a "human rights catastrophe" when an al-Qaeda affiliate took control of the country's Abyan province for 14 months, according to Amnesty International. In a new report entitled "Conflict in Yemen ...

News Yemen » Abyan: Southern Yemen experienced human rights 'catastrophe' during al-Qaeda rule

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/yemen/9722080/Southern-Yemen-experienced-human-rights-catastrophe-during-al-Qaeda-rule.html
Publication date: uesday 04 December 2012

Yemen's southern Abyan province was the scene of The watchdog spoke of "horrific" rights abuses in Abyan province and called for an impartial government probe into the violations. "Abyan experienced a human rights catastrophe as Ansar al-Sharia (jihadists ...

News Yemen » Abyan: Yemen's Abyan saw 'rights catastrophe' says Amnesty

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20588744
Publication date: onday 03 December 2012

Image caption The Yemeni government ousted the Ansar al-Sharia militants in mid-2012 Yemen's Abyan province saw a "human rights catastrophe" during the conflict between the government and al-Qaeda-linked militants in 2011 and 2012, a report by Amnesty ...