Drone killed five suspected Al-Qaeda militants in Yemeni province of Marib

Vastavam web: A drone strike today killed five suspected Al-Qaeda militants in the Yemeni province of Marib, east of the capital Sanaa, security officials said.One official said a US drone had probably carried out the strike, which targeted a car in the province’s Saoud district.AQAP has flourished in the chaos of the country’s civil war, which pits the Saudi-backed government of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi against the Huthi rebels.
A long-running drone war against AQAP has intensified since US President Donald Trump took office in January.An air raid he ordered that month killed a US Navy SEAL and several Yemeni civilians in Baida province, just south of Marib.