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Drone strike kills 3 Qaeda suspects in Yemen

AFP

© AFP/File | The US has carried out scores of drone strikes against jihadist targets in Yemen since February 28

ADEN (AFP) – A US drone strike has killed three suspected members of Al-Qaeda in Yemen’s Shabwa province, a jihadist stronghold in the south, a security official said on Saturday.The strike hit a vehicle in Saeed district late Friday killing the driver and both passengers, the official said. 124 more words

US SPYING DRONE SHOT DOWN WITH RUSSIAN-MADE MISSILE IN LATAKIA

The Syrian air defense units intercepted and targeted a Predator reconnaissance drone of the U.S. over Lattakia province. 64 more words

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China Agrees to Return Seized Drone, Ending Standoff, Pentagon Says

By JANE PERLEZ and MATTHEW ROSENBERG / DEC. 17, 2016 / New York Times

BEIJING — The Pentagon on Saturday said that Beijing had agreed to return an underwater drone seized by… 1,066 more words

International Relations

Russian Defense Ministry Confirms US Drone Was Present in Area of Attack on UN Convoy

The Russian Defense Ministry also has proof the drone took off from Turkey’s Incirlik air base

Facts available to the Russian Defense Ministry prove unambiguously a US Predator drone from Turkey’s Incirlik airbase was present in the zone of attack on the UN humanitarian convoy in Syria, Gen Igor Konashenkov said on Thursday. 246 more words

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