U.S. drone kills 9 al-Qaeda militants in southern Yemen

SANA'A, YEMEN (BNO NEWS) -- A U.S. drone fired at a farm in southern Yemen on Thursday, killing at least nine suspected al-Qaeda militants who were planning to attack security forces, Yemeni officials said on Friday. Among those killed was a [...]

Bangladeshi man held in plot to bomb Federal Reserve Bank in New York

NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- A Bangladeshi man who claimed to have links to al-Qaeda was arrested Wednesday morning after attempting to use what he believed to be a 1,000-pound (453-kilogram) car bomb to blow up the Federal Reserve building in [...]

Suicide bomber kills 3 NATO soldiers, 11 Afghans in country’s east

KHOST CITY, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least fourteen people were killed on Monday and nearly 60 others were injured when a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle detonated his explosives near a coalition convoy in eastern Afghanistan. The Taliban [...]

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 targets U.S. government vehicle in Pakistan, killing 2

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into a U.S. government vehicle in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Monday morning, killing two Pakistani nationals and wounding more than a [...]