He had never heard of a yemeni or Iraqi poet, or any Mizrahi poet for that matter.
Several Saudi and yemeni al Qaeda leaders announced the creation of the new al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula early this year.
She shares the prize with Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and yemeni democracy activist Tawukul Karman.
The Obama team has been working closely with Riyadh to try to put the yemeni Humpty-Dumpty back together.
The yemeni government takes this American assistance and uses it against yemeni rebels, Manaa says.
The information apparently comes from one of bin Laden's widows, yemeni Amal al-Sadah, who was shot in the leg during the raid.
Bin Laden married a yemeni woman just before the 9/11 attacks to further solidify his tribal ties to the country.
yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh appears to be facing the end, as his generals and diplomats desert him.
The mountains are a place where tribal men, as with many yemeni men, wear long, ceremonial daggers at their belts.
A yemeni official told Human Rights Watch that the attack was a blatant “mistake,” and that the missile “hit the wrong vehicle.”