YEMEN AIR STRIKES: Al-Qaeda militants killed by drone

Five militants believed to be allied with Al-Qaeda have been killed in an air strike in Yemen, according to a report today by The Guardian newspaper. A general map of Yemen’s governorates. Abyan, where five AQAP fighters died last week, is shown in bright red. The men were targeted by an unmanned drone while travelling in the southern area of Abyan, said to be a stronghold of Al-Qaeda’s Yemeni branch. A missive from the Yemeni interior ministry stated that the five were killed in two air strikes this past Thursday, but did not say whether it was Yemen or the … Continue reading YEMEN AIR STRIKES: Al-Qaeda militants killed by drone