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Saudi border post repels Al-Qaeda attack

Saudi border post repels Al-Qaeda attack

Riyadh, Asharq Al-Awsat—A Saudi border post along the Saudi-Yemeni borders was attacked by suspected Al-Qaeda militants on Friday. The commander of the Wadia border post in Saudi Arabia’s southern province of Sharura was killed in the attack along with three of the...
US seeks more security at some foreign airports

US seeks more security at some foreign airports

Washington, AP—Intelligence officials are concerned about a new Al-Qaeda effort to create a bomb that would go undetected through airport security, a counterterrorism official said, prompting the US to call for tighter security measures at some foreign airports. The...