Al Awlaki, the New Mexican born Jihadist of Yemenite extraction is a leader of Al -Qaeda, according to published reports. He dined at the Pentagon.
On a side note, Orthodox Jews are very good at the principle of “loshon hora,” never to speak ill of a fellow genuine Jew, but I have heard Ashkenazi mock the Yemenite Jews. There seems to be a feeling that those from Yemen are second class status.
The World Council of Churches is part of the New World Odor, which is why the Georgian Orthodox and Bulgarian Orthodox churches have abandoned it.