Fight against al-Qaeda

Yemen Airstrike Leads to Death of ‘Al-Qaeda Members’

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The use of U.S drones to fight al-Qaeda linked groups has been controversial lately in Yemen, Afghanistan and Pakistan.  The Yemeni government declines the knowledge of U.S airstrikes taking place in their country. On Sunday’s drone attack, a local government official in Shabwa has confirmed the death of two al-Qaeda members as they travelled in their car.  One of them being Al-Qasaa, who escaped from prison in 2005 for the attack on USS Cole which killed 17 U.S sailors.

Read it at Aljazeera


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