Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)
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AQAP Offers Prisoner Swap to IS, Threatens Reprisals if Captive Fighters Harmed

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) offered a prisoner swap with the Islamic State (IS) and threatened reprisals if any of its captive fighters are harmed.

Wednesday, 17 April 2019
AQAP Announces Prison Escapee Rejoining its Fighters, Claims Capturing IS Positions and Confiscating Electronic Equipment

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) announced that an escapee from Political Security prison in the Yemeni capital rejoined its fighters, and claimed capturing Islamic State (IS) positions in al-Bayda' and confiscating what they contained of weapons, money, and electronic equipment.

Wednesday, 10 April 2019
AQAP Claims Capturing IS Fighter Among Four Attacks on the Group in Yemen

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed capturing an Islamic State (IS) fighter and killing two others among four attacks on the group in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate.

Thursday, 28 March 2019
As Conflict Rages Between the Two, IS Claims Attacks on Multiple AQAP Positions in al-Humaydha

With the violent conflict escalating between the Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in Yemen, the former claimed a broad offensive on positions held by the latter in al-Humaydha, in al-Bayda' governorate, and striking another operations command headquarters of the group.

Tuesday, 26 March 2019
One-Day After IS Claims Raids on AQAP Positions, AQAP Announces its Seizure of 5 IS-controlled Locations in al-Bayda'

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) announced its seizing control over five positions held by the Islamic State (IS) in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate, coming one-day after the IS claimed raids on multiple locations of its jihadi rival.

Tuesday, 26 March 2019
AQAP Claims Storming IS Positions in al-Bayda' the Same Day Group Announces Killing 10 of its Fighters

On the same day the Islamic State (IS) claimed attacks on its fighters in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate, including a two-man suicide raid, al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) reported an assault on IS fighters.

Monday, 25 March 2019
IS Claims 2-Man Suicide Raid on AQAP HQ Coinciding with Other Attacks on its Positions in Yemen

In a multi-pronged attack on al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate, the Islamic State (IS) claimed a two-man suicide raid and two clashes, killing over 10 fighters.

Monday, 25 March 2019
AQAP Announces Open Interview with Security Official

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) announced an open interview with its security official and invited users to submit questions.

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Tuesday, 19 March 2019
AQAP Claims Wounding 2 SBF in Bombing in Abyan, Attacking IS in al-Bayda'

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed wounding two troops from the UAE-backed Security Belt Forces (SBF) in Yemen's Abyan governorate, and two attacks on the Islamic State (IS) in al-Bayda'.

Friday, 01 March 2019
AQAP Official Uses Occasion of Papal Mass in UAE to Incite Regime Change in Region

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) official Khalid Batarfi delivered a video speech using the occasion of the historic papal mass in the UAE to incite change in the regime.

Thursday, 28 February 2019
AQAP Claims Attacks on IS in al-Bayda', Bombing SBF in Abyan and Killing at Least 4 Including Commander

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed a sniper attack and raid on Islamic State (IS) fighters in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate, and bombing UAE-backed Security Belt Forces (SBF) in Abyan, killing at least four elements including a commander.

Monday, 25 February 2019
AQAP Video Documents on Attacks on SBF, Shabwani Elite, and Houthis in 3 Yemeni Governorates

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released a video documenting its attacks in Yemen on Houthi fighters in al-Bayda', Security Belt Forces (SBF) in Abyan, and the Shabwani Elite in Shabwa.

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Friday, 22 February 2019
'Amaq Video Shows IS Bombing AQAP Vehicle in al-Bayda'

The Islamic State's (IS) 'Amaq News Agency released a brief video of bombing a vehicle belonging to al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), in al-Bayda' governorate in Yemen.

Thursday, 21 February 2019
AQAP Claims Bombing Houthis and Rescue Vehicle, IED Blast on IS Fighters in al-Bayda'

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed bombing Houthis and their rescue vehicle, and also detonating another explosive to target Islamic State (IS) fighters, both in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate.

Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Al-Qaeda Central Lauds JNIM and Shabaab Attacks in Name of "Jerusalem Will Never Be Judaized"

Al-Qaeda Central issued a statement lauding its branches in Mali and Somalia, Jama'at Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen (JNIM) and the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, respectively, for their operations carried out in the name of "Jerusalem Will Never Be Judaized".

Sunday, 27 January 2019
2nd Episode of AQAP's "Demolishing of the Espionage" Series Explores Recruitment of Spies, Features Alleged Audio of U.S. Intel Agent

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released the second episode in its "Demolishing of the Espionage" series, exploring in it the recruitment of spies through blackmail and intimidation, and featuring an alleged audio conversation between a U.S. intelligence agent and a recruit.

Friday, 25 January 2019
AQAP Previews Forthcoming 2nd Episode in "Demolishing of the Espionage" Series

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) released a trailer for the forthcoming second episode in its "Demolishing the Espionage" series, focusing in this installment on the recruitment of spies.

Wednesday, 23 January 2019
AQAP Claims Killing at Least 4 IS Fighters in Bombings in al-Bayda', Blast on Houthi Vehicle

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed killing at least four Islamic State (IS) fighters in two bombings in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate, in addition to a blast on a Houthi vehicle in the same area.

Tuesday, 22 January 2019
AQAP Claims Sniping 2 IS Fighters and Bombing Others in al-Bayda', Clashing with SBF in Abyan

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed sniping two Islamic State (IS) fighters and bombing others from the group in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate, and repulsing an offensive by UAE-backed Security Belt Forces in Abyan.

Tuesday, 15 January 2019
AQAP Claims 2 Artillery Attacks, Ambush on IS Fighters in al-Bayda'

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQA) claimed three attacks on Islamic State (IS) fighters within a 24-hour period in Yemen's al-Bayda' governorate.

Friday, 11 January 2019
AQAP Claims Sniping IS Fighter and Attacking Group Position in al-Bayda', Strikes on SBF in Abyan

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed sniping an Islamic State (IS) fighter and attacking one of the group's positions in two separate incidents in al-Bayda', Yemen, and also striking UAE-backed Security Belt Forces (SBF) in Abyan.

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Tuesday, 08 January 2019