Saturday, November 9, 2013

Several killed in Yemen drone strikes

Al Jazeera
November 9, 2013

Rights groups say the US drone campaign in Yemen executes suspects without trial [EPA]
Five people have been killed by two drone strikes in Yemen’s southern province of Abyan, the country’s interior ministry says.

A ministry statement released on Friday said that the men were al-Qaeda suspects, and that they were killed on Thursday.

The statement did not [say] whether the drones were launched by Yemen or the United States.

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