The attempted Christmas Day bombing of Northwest Airlines Flight 253 by an Islamic terrorist affiliated with a terror group based in Yemen has many wondering if the next U.S. war will be in that nation. Well, the truth is that the United States is already at war in Yemen - it's just that you did not know about it yet. In fact, the U.S. has been conducting military operations in Yemen for quite some time. But now this latest terror incident has hawkish politicians such as Senator Joe Lieberman calling for even more direct U.S. military action. So is Yemen about to become the next Afghanistan?
The truth is that Yemen has suddenly become center stage for the war on terror. According to reports, "underwear bomber" Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab has told FBI agents that there are many more just like him in Yemen who will strike America soon. This has led many mainstream media outlets to now proclaim that Yemen is the true home of al-Qaeda.
In fact, it is being reported that a "regional wing" of al-Qaeda, known as (Read More....)