Gulf Times - Mukalla
Five soldiers killed in Yemen car bomb attacks

Five soldiers killed in Yemen car bomb attacks

Suicide attackers set off car bombs at two military checkpoints outside the government-held port city of Mukalla in Yemen on Monday, killing at least five soldiers, security sources and medics said.

Yemen foils al Qaeda attack in Mukalla, arrests al Qaeda member

Yemen foils al Qaeda attack in Mukalla, arrests al Qaeda member

Yemen foiled an attack by al Qaeda militants that planned to target local administrative headquarters in the city of Mukalla the UAE state news agency WAM said on Thursday, after security forces found a car laden with explosives that an al Qaeda suspect was planning to blow up.

Thirteen militants killed in southern Yemen raid

Thirteen militants killed in southern Yemen raid

Yemeni troops killed 13 militants in a raid on a house outside the southern city of Mukalla on Sunday in which two soldiers also died, the army said ...

Bombs kill 37 Yemen police in former Qaeda bastion

Bombs kill 37 Yemen police in former Qaeda bastion

A suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group and a second attack killed 37 police on Sunday in the Yemeni port of Mukalla where a year of Al Qaeda rule was ended just last month, medics said.

27 Yemeni soldiers killed in Mukalla offensive

27 Yemeni soldiers killed in Mukalla offensive

At least 27 Yemeni soldiers were killed in a government offensive, backed by Saudi-led forces, which drove Al-Qaeda militants out of a key southeastern city, military officials and medics said.

Yemeni, UAE troops enter Qaeda-held city - residents

Yemeni, UAE troops enter Qaeda-held city - residents

Yemeni and Emirati troops advanced into the southern port city of Mukalla on Sunday, officials and residents said, entering a stronghold of al Qaeda's Yemeni wing for the first time in over a year of war.

US air strikes kill at least 50 at Qaeda Yemen camp

US air strikes kill at least 50 at Qaeda Yemen camp

At least 50 militants were killed in a US air strike on an al Qaeda training camp in the mountains of southern Yemen, medics and a local official said.

Six dead as Yemen loyalists, Qaeda suspects clash

Six dead as Yemen loyalists, Qaeda suspects clash

Six people were killed in a firefight between Yemeni pro-government forces and Al-Qaeda suspects who were travelling in a vehicle towards Aden.