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Al Qaida in Yemen claims responsibility for Paris attack

DUBAI - Al Qaida in Yemen claimed responsibility for the attack on French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, saying it was for insulting the Prophet Mohammad, according to a video posted on YouTube.
"As for the blessed Battle of Paris, we, the Organization of al-Qa-da al Jihad in the Arabian Peninsula, claim responsibility for this operation as vengeance for the Messenger of God," said Nasser bin Ali al-Ansi of the Yemeni branch of al Qaeda (AQAP) in the recording.
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