Three al-Qaeda suspects killed in Yemen drone strike

Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

DUBAI: Three alleged al-Qaeda militants were killed in a suspected US drone strike in northeastern Yemen on Tuesday, local government officials said.

The attack was carried out on a car in Marib province, the scene of heavy fighting in 2021 in Yemen´s long-running civil war, the officials said. “Three al-Qaeda members were killed in a strike by a drone that is believed to be American,” a government official told AFP on condition of anonymity.