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Yemen says US drone struck a wedding convoy,
CNN InternationalYemen says US drone struck a wedding convoy, killing 14CNN InternationalSanaa, Yemen (CNN) -- A U.S. drone mistakenly targeted a wedding convoy in Yemen's al-Baitha province after intelligence reports identified the vehicles as carrying al Qaeda militants, two Yemeni national security officials told CNN on Thursday.Officials: US drone strike kills 13 in Yemen wedding convoyNBCNews.com (blog)Fatal air strike hits wedding convoy in YemenAljazeera.comAir strike kills 15 civilians in Yemen by mistake: officialsReutersBBC Newsall 223 news articles »
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 7:47 pm
Drone Strike in Yemen Hits Wedding Convoy,
Drone Strike in Yemen Hits Wedding Convoy, Killing 11New York TimesRIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Drone-fired missiles struck a convoy of cars returning from a wedding on Thursday afternoon in a remote area of Yemen, witnesses said, killing at least 11 people in what appeared to be the second American drone strike in the ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 5:15 pm
US drone strike kills civilians in central
US drone strike kills civilians in central YemenLong War JournalThe US launched its second drone strike in Yemen this week, killing several civilians in an attack on a wedding convoy that is thought to have included members of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. Today's strike took place near the city of Rada'a in ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 2:25 pm
Drone strike on wedding party in Yemen kills
The VergeDrone strike on wedding party in Yemen kills at least 13 civiliansThe VergeA drone strike killed at least 13 civilians today when a wedding convoy in Yemen was mistaken for an al-Qaeda gathering, according to a Reuters report based on local sources. Local leaders said the strike came from an unmanned drone, a tactic ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 1:54 pm
US Drone Strike Hits Convoy Headed To
US Drone Strike Hits Convoy Headed To Wedding Party In Yemen, Killing At ...Huffington PostReuters quotes Yemeni security officials as saying the wedding party was targeted after it "was mistaken for an al-Qaeda convoy." Additionally, the news outlet cites 15 deaths, with another five people injured in the attack. "An air strike missed its ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 12:34 pm
Insight: In Yemen, al Qaeda gains sympathyUnder Thursday it says: "Martyred on January 23 ... Asked about the drone program and civilian casualties, a U.S. State Department official referred to President Barack Obama's comments in May in which Obama said that before any strike is ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 6:19 pm
Drone strike kills 13 in wedding convoy inSANA, Yemen — Missiles fired by a US drone slammed into a convoy of vehicles traveling to a wedding party in central Yemen on Thursday, killing at least 13 people, Yemeni security officials said. The officials said the attack took place in the ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 5:57 pm
Yemen opens up new training centre forSheikh Mohammed Bin Issa al-Jaber has announced he will finance and sponsor a new training centre for journalists in Sana’a, completely free of charge, as to promote unbiased and independent journalism. For a country where independent journalism has too ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 5:15 pm
Suspected US drone kills 15 in Yemen byFifteen people on their way to a wedding in Yemen were killed in a suspected US air strike after their party was mistaken for an al Qaeda convoy, local security officials said on Thursday. Tribal and local media sources said that the attack was ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 2:46 pm
Another Screwed Up Drone Strike Leaves 13Today in Yemen, 13 people were killed in what was reportedly an erroneous drone strike by the American government. According to Yemeni officials, a caravan was traveling in central Yemen on its way to a wedding when it was hit by missiles fired from a ...
Posted on 12 December 2013 | 12:06 pm