Sa'da's air-space is one of the main flight corridors for Saudi-based CIA drones attacking and killing members of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) in south-eastern Yemen.
What does AP stand for?
AP stands for Arabian Peninsula
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We have 193 other meanings of AP in our Acronym Attic
- Applications Process(es)
- Applications Programmer (Tandem)
- Applied Photochemistry
- Applied Physics
- Appropriate Projects (Water Charity)
- Approved Permit
- Approving Official
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The Prince Salman Chair for the History and Civilization of the Arabian Peninsula will organize a forum for Saudi chairs and scientific centers abroad to discuss relations between Islamic and Western cultures on Jan.
22 (BNA) -- Ever since the Joint Arabian Peninsula Shield Forces were conceived, approved and conscripted in 1982, these armed forces have been hailed by GCC citizens who could easily comprehend their posture as invincible deterrent forces created to contribute in safeguarding the security, stability, assets and national gains of the GCC states under an integrated, consolidated joint defense strategy in the face of external challenges and hazards.
The image also concerns Australian intelligence officials because of the role Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula plays, along with Yemen, in the global jihad, attracting Western-born Muslims who can be trained in the Middle East and then sent back to the West to undertake attacks.
Salalah, Feb 23 (ONA)--- Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al Busaidi, Secretary General of the Council of Ministers will patronize next Sunday over the opening ceremony of the international exhibition "Ancient Treasure Ships from China to the Arabian Peninsula and the Great Oman Voyage" at Ardh Al Luban Museum in Al Baleed Archeological Park in Salalah.