Drone strike killed four suspected Al-Qaeda in Yemen

Vastavam web: A drone strike has killed four suspected Al-Qaeda fighters in central Yemen , a local official said.The United States is the only force known to operate armed drones over Yemen.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 Shiite rebels.
A long-running drone war against AQAP has intensified since US President Donald Trump took office in January.US strikes in Yemen have typically targeted suspected Al-Qaeda fighters, but last month the United States said it had killed dozens of fighters from its jihadist rival, the Islamic State group, at training camps in Bayda.