Abyan

Special Yemeni forces drive Al-Qaeda militants from Abyan valley

Yemeni forces drive Al-Qaeda militants from Abyan valley

  • Southern forces took control of Al-Janan valley and the surrounding mountains soon after storming Al-Qaeda’s Al-Hajlah military camp in Moudia
  • AQAP has long used a chain of mountains connecting the provinces of Abyan, Al-Bayda, and Shabwa as a haven
By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Yemen flooding kills 5, destroys dozens of homes

Yemen flooding kills 5, destroys dozens of homes

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special 9 dead in clashes between Yemeni security forces, tribesmen in Abyan

9 dead in clashes between Yemeni security forces, tribesmen in Abyan

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Abyan operations aim to wipe out Al-Qaeda terrorists

Abyan operations aim to wipe out Al-Qaeda terrorists

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Yemen troops seize control of ‘major’ Al-Qaeda position in Abyan

Yemen troops seize control of ‘major’ Al-Qaeda position in Abyan

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Three soldiers killed in Al-Qaeda counterattacks in Yemen’s Abyan

Three soldiers killed in Al-Qaeda counterattacks in Yemen’s Abyan

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special Yemen military forces drive Al-Qaeda out of new areas in Abyan, Shabwa

Yemen military forces drive Al-Qaeda out of new areas in Abyan, Shabwa

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

Special 26 killed in Al-Qaeda attack in Yemen’s Abyan

26 killed in Al-Qaeda attack in Yemen’s Abyan

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

5 UN workers abducted in Yemen’s Abyan province

5 UN workers abducted in Yemen’s Abyan province

By Saeed Al-Batati ·

New truce in Abyan brings peace to southern Yemen

New truce in Abyan brings peace to southern Yemen

By Saeed Al-Batati ·