29 Aug '12, 6pm

US drone strike kills Saudi 'militant' in Yemen

The US killed two al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula fighters in a drone strike in Yemen yesterday. The strike, which reportedly killed a Saudi jihadist, is the first in Yemen more than three weeks. The US-operated, unmanned Predators or Reapers fired several missiles at a vehicle traveling in the Qahb Al Hisan area between Marib and Hadramout provinces, Yemeni officials said, according to The Yemen Post . A second car traveling with the one that was hit escaped unscathed. Yemeni officials claimed that "a Saudi militant named Salim Mubarak al Saiary" was killed in the strike, The Yemen Post reported. Al Saiary is not identified on Saudi Arabia's most-wanted lists, and his role in al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is unknown. The Associated Press confirmed the strike, and also said that two people were killed in the blast. Their identities were not disclosed. US strikes in Y...

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