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Yemen’s latest, greatest threat: Twitter?

Expanding social media use means the Yemeni government can no longer spin its anti-Al Qaeda campaign as it wants, particularly when it comes to alleged US drone strikes.

Military bear brunt of Yemen terror attacks

Al Qaeda’s local franchise is suspected of carrying out a brazen attack on Thursday against Yemen’s heavily guarded Ministry of Defense. 

Yemeni militants hit back, leaving more than 20 dead

Two deadly attacks this weekend signal the ongoing ability of Al Qaeda-linked militants to hit the government even after being dislodged from their strongholds earlier this year.