Yemen defense minister survives car bombing, 12 killed

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- Yemeni Defense Minister Mohammed Nasser Ahmed on Tuesday narrowly escaped an assassination attempt when a car bomber attacked his motorcade in the country's capital of Sana'a, just a day after the government announced [...]

Suicide bomber kills 46 at funeral service in southern Yemen

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber blew himself up at a consolation in southern Yemen over the weekend, killing at least 46 people and injuring nearly 50 others, security officials said on Monday, blaming the bombing on al-Qaeda-linked [...]

Suicide bomber kills 9 cadets at Yemen police academy

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a police academy in the Yemeni capital Sana'a on Wednesday, killing at least nine police cadets and injuring more than a dozen, government officials said on Thursday. Al-Qaeda [...]

Suicide bomber kills 120, injures 350 at Yemen army parade

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 120 people were killed on Monday when a suicide bomber, reportedly wearing an army uniform, blew himself up during a military parade rehearsal in Yemen, the government said on Tuesday. Hundreds more were [...]

Egyptian interior minister denies police fired birdshots at protesters

CAIRO (BNO NEWS) -- Egyptian Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim on Tuesday denied that police used birdshot bullets to disperse protesters during recent deadly clashes in downtown Cairo, local media reported. Speaking before Egypt's parliament, [...]