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Yemen’s president open to dialogue with al-Qaida

Yemen’s president open to dialogue with al-Qaida SAN’A, Yemen (AP) – Yemen’s president said he is ready to talk to al-Qaida members who renounce violence, suggesting he could show them the same kind of leniency he has granted militants in … Continue reading

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Some Dems Join GOP Opposition to Gitmo Transfers to Yemen

Some Dems Join GOP Opposition to Gitmo Transfers to Yemen Some Democrats are joining Republican lawmakers in opposing the transfer of suspected terrorists from the Guantanamo Bay prison to Yemen, citing Al Qaeda’s increased activity in the poor Arab nation. … Continue reading

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Former Gitmo detainees help al-Qaida grow in Yemen

Former Gitmo detainees help al-Qaida grow in Yemen SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – As a prisoner at Guantanamo, Said Ali al-Shihri said he wanted freedom so he could go home to Saudi Arabia and work at his family’s furniture … Continue reading

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