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Interactive Map: America's War in Yemen
FRONTLINE's interactive map illustrates two critical elements of the war in Yemen: drone and other air strikes believed to have been carried out by the U.S., and the major terror plots since 2000 directed at foreign targets for which Al Qaeda is suspected of involvement.
May 29, 2012
Understanding Yemen's Al Qaeda Threat
How did Yemen become Al Qaeda's new stronghold? And how are American efforts to combat the threat against the U.S. homeland playing out on the ground there? FRONTLINE turned to several experts -- diplomats, journalists working on the ground, academics, activists and others -- to understand.
May 29, 2012
Ghaith Abdul-Ahad's Journey "Into Al Qaeda Heartland"
FRONTLINE's reporter on gaining access and what it was like inside Al Qaeda-held cities
May 29, 2012
Under the Constant Watch of Al Qaeda
“As a woman you have specific concerns with Al Qaeda...”
May 29, 2012
Tonight: Inside Al Qaeda in Yemen
The Washington Post's David Ignatius describes the film as "fascinating" and "gutsy."
May 29, 2012
Can "Friends of Yemen" Help Solve Country's Deeply Rooted Problems?
Led by the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia, a block of 20 countries and intergovernmental organizations dubbed the "Friends of Yemen" met in Riyadh today to pledge $4 billion in assistance to the Arab world's poorest country.
May 23, 2012
Suicide Attack Suggests Intensifying War in Yemen
In what was the most deadly terrorist attack in Yemen in years, a suicide bomber disguised as a Yemeni soldier detonated explosives during a military parade rehearsal near the Presidential palace in Sana today, killing more than 90 people and wounding 300 others.
May 21, 2012
With U.S. Help, Yemen Intensifies Assault on Al Qaeda Stronghold
Yemen's government intensified a campaign of air and ground strikes in the south of the country this week in an effort to recapture towns from Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and affiliated insurgents.
May 16, 2012
AQ Militant Killed in Yemen At Center of Debate Over Pre-911 Intelligence Sharing
A less well-known part of Fahd al-Quso's saga is that he was also at the center of a debate about whether American intelligence agencies could have prevented 9/11.
May 7, 2012
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