Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (q2635866) from wikidata jump to navigation jump to search militant islamist organization aqap al-qa'ida in the arabian peninsula edit language label description also known as enwiki al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula eswiki al-qaeda en la península arábiga. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) went “on the run” 10 days ago as uae-supported military forces closed in on the city of mukalla, aqap’s de facto capital in eastern yemen saudi. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap), based in yemen, is on the up in the past month or so it has widened the territory under its control, including a port and an airport.
Like al-qaeda central, aqap opposes the monarchy of the house of saud aqap was formed in january 2009 from a merger of al-qaeda's yemeni and saudi branches the saudi group had been effectively suppressed by the saudi government, forcing its members to seek sanctuary in yemen. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap), the yemen-based group accused of trying to blow up a us-bound airliner using an underwear bomber, has emerged over the past few years as perhaps the most. Narrative summary al qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) was formed in 2009, when the saudi and yemeni branches of al qaeda (aq) merged in yemen after saudi arabia’s counterterrorism efforts drove aq’s saudi branch across the yemeni border.
The united states conducted six strikes against al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) in yemen over the summer, according to a us forces central command (centcom) press release today the strikes occurred in the central governorate of al-bayda, as well as the eastern governorates of shabwah and hadramout. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) was formed in january 2009 by a merger between two offshoots of the islamist militant network in yemen and saudi arabia. The militant islamist group al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) was formed in january 2009 through a union of the saudi and yemeni branches of al-qaeda jihadist antecedents in the region.
Yemen’s al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) issued a statement on friday denying ap reports that they have struck a series of secret deals with the united arab emirates about jointly. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula says it was behind ‘charlie hebdo’ attack the al-qaeda affiliate al-nosra is at war with is last week, al-nosra accused is of killing 15 of its fighters. Al-qaida in the arabian peninsula thrived in yemen for years the united states calls aqap the most active and dangerous group plotting against america, as reaffirmed by state department. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) is the union of al-qaeda’s branches in saudi arabia and yemen aqap has carried out violent jihadist attacks both domestically and internationally in service of al-qaeda’s ideology. By christopher w holton al qaeda has issued its latest edition of inspire magazine, inspire 17 the magazine is published by the media arm of al qaeda in the arabian peninsula, but it covers al qaeda operations worldwide.
Dubai: al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula has warned saudi arabia's reformist crown prince mohammed bin salman over his sinful projects, in a bulletin released friday prince mohammed has. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula also known as ansar al-sharia, is a militant islamist organization, primarily active in yemen and saudi arabia it was named for al-qaeda, and says it is subordinate to that group and its now-deceased leader osama bin laden, a saudi citizen. A number of affiliates across the middle east and africa including al qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap), al qaeda in the islamic maghreb (aqim), and al shabaab al qaeda also retains a small but possibly growing presence in afghanistan us officials have stated that al. In november 2009, the rump of the saudi branch of al-qaeda merged with the yemeni organisation to form al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap), a group with ambitions far beyond yemen and saudi arabia.
Al qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) was formed in january 2009, when the yemeni and saudi arabian branches of al qaeda merged under the leadership of nasir al-wuhayshi, who had previously served as osama bin laden's personal secretary. The media wing of al qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap), al qaeda's affiliate in yemen and saudi arabia, released the inaugural issue of inspire via the internet on july 11, 2010 while al qaeda has previously released english-language videos and statements,. Shiite huthi rebels drive a truck past a flag of ansar al-sharia in almnash, rada, which was once the main yemeni stronghold of this local arm of al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula 22 november 2014. Al qaeda in the arabian peninsula, or aqap, has emerged as the most dangerous regional node in the global jihad,'' petraeus said in his first congressional testimony as cia chief.
•al qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) is al qaeda’s affiliate in yemen that formed as a merger between the yemeni and saudi branches in january 2009. According to al-wahayshi, the new group, al qaeda in the arabian peninsula, would consist of his former group (al qaeda in yemen) as well as members of the now-defunct saudi al qaeda franchise the press release noted that the saudi militants have pledged allegiance to al-wahayshi, an indication that the reorganization was not a merger of equals. For nearly a decade, us intelligence officials have considered al-qaeda’s yemen branch, known as al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula or aqap, as the most dangerous of all its affiliates.
Us forces killed three additional al qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) senior leaders in airstrikes that took place in yemen last month, us central command (centcom) announced yesterday. Abstract: al-qa`ida in the arabian peninsula (aqap) is one of the few beneficiaries of yemen’s collapse into civil warit now governs one of the country’s three major ports and has expanded its operations in yemen, benefiting from a larger recruiting pool. Al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula (aqap) has reportedly warned saudi crown prince mohammad bin salman over his reforms, saying that reinstating movie theaters and bringing wwe wrestlers to the country were sinful projects.