How al Qaeda exports extremism from Yemen to Paris

January 11, 2015 6:54 PM

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One of the terrorists behind the Paris killings trained with al Qaeda in Yemen. The country on the Arabian Peninsula is a safe haven for the group, and its local offshoot is considered to be particularly dangerous.

The terrorist attack in Paris was an act of revenge to "restore the honor" of the Prophet Muhammed, according to a video posted online by the terror organization al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) on Friday (9.01.2015). In the message, AQAP cleric Harith al-Nadhari threatened new attacks, and ...

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