Yemen crisis: Saudi Arabia announces temporary ceasefire

One-Minute Read
Thu 7 May, AT 14:52

Fighting will stop for five days to allow charities to distribute aid if Houthi rebels agree to the deal

Yemen crisis: who are the rebel groups and why are they fighting?

Thu 26 Mar, AT 12:38

Local rebel groups are fighting for control of a country that could become the battleground for a wider war

An armed officer patrols Heathrow Airport

Airport security: mobile phone checks stepped up

Wed 9 Jul, AT 11:53

Passengers face more stringent mobile phone checks at airports amid fears of an al-Qaeda plot

Radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza faces US terror charges

Abu Hamza guilty: radical cleric likely to die behind bars

One-Minute Read
Tue 20 May, AT 09:15

Fitting end for a 'vile and wicked' man, say critics as Home Secretary plans to strip him of UK citizenship

Kidnap ransoms are 'fuelling terrorism', warns Foreign Office

One-Minute Read
Fri 13 Dec, AT 10:07

Millions of dollars of ransoms said to be spent on weapons, travel and training camps for terrorists

Yemen terror threat – why the West is so worried by AQAP

Wed 7 Aug, AT 11:07

The poverty-stricken Arab state is strategically important but is a hotbed of radicalism

Saudi jets ‘join US strikes against al-Qaeda in Yemen'

One-Minute Read
Fri 4 Jan, AT 09:44

Saudi Arabia said to have secretly joined America's 'undeclared aerial war' against terrorists in Yemen

MPs to question use of drones amid concerns over their ethics

One-Minute Read
Tue 20 Nov, AT 08:56

Examination of the use of armed drones could help lift lid on 'America's secret war'


Forget Israel: Arabs are their own worst enemy

Opinion digest
Thu 11 Oct, AT 11:43

Opinion digest: the way forward for Arabs, a 'respectable' near-death experience, Malala Yousafzai

After Yemeni death, is al-Qaeda involved in Prophet protests?

First Post
Thu 13 Sep, AT 15:34

Some suspect AQAP involvement as Yemeni is shot dead entering US embassy in Sana’a