Yemeni official: Said Kouachi visited Yemen in 2011, linked up with al-Qaeda

By Ali al-Mujahed, January 9, 2015

SANAA, Yemen — Said Kouachi, the elder of two brothers accused of carrying out France’s deadliest terrorist attack in decades, visited Yemen in 2011 on the pretext of Islamic studies and instead linked up with the country’s al-Qaeda affiliate, meeting with a group led by American-born terrorist suspect Anwar al-Awlaki, a senior Yemeni security official said Friday.Read full article >>