Yemen
Apr 2017

“This deal represents the same failed approach of the past that brought us to the current imminent threat we face from North Korea.”

Mar 2017

This investigation is closed

US accelerating attacks on AQ in Yemen

Ed Morrissey Mar 03, 2017 9:21 AM

AQAP regional leader killed?

Feb 2017

“American lives will be saved because of it. Future attacks will be prevented.”

“…without sufficient intelligence, ground support or adequate backup preparations.”

Jan 2017

“suicide boats”

Oct 2016

Somebody clearly didn’t get the hint. Perhaps they need a bit more forceful reminder

Long overdue action against an enemy which has been hitting us with impunity

Missiles target US Navy ship off coast of Yemen

Larry O'Connor Oct 10, 2016 9:21 AM

Iran, our partners in peace.

Jan 2016

Self-inflicted.

Jun 2015

Biggest win since OBL?

May 2015

Destabilization.

“From a counterterrorism perspective, the Arab Spring had turned to winter.”

Apr 2015

Sea change.

Some model.

Desperation.

Great news: AQAP rising again in Yemen civil war

Ed Morrissey Apr 06, 2015 11:21 AM

“Just as we feared in the chaos … Al Qaeda has had a resurgence.”

Has the Saudi/Egyptian ground war in Yemen begun?

Noah Rothman Apr 02, 2015 9:21 AM

Probably not.

Mar 2015
Feb 2015

ISIS gains a foothold in recently abandoned Yemen

Noah Rothman Feb 11, 2015 8:41 PM

Getting worse.

Abandon ship: West retreats from Yemen

Ed Morrissey Feb 11, 2015 8:31 AM

Failed states and “smart power.”