Droning For Al Qaeda In Yemen

Posted: November 9, 2010 in Droning For Al Qaeda In Yemen, Homeland Terror Alerts

The United States has deployed Predator drones to hunt for al-Qaeda operatives in Yemen for the first time in years but has not fired missiles from the unmanned aircraft because it lacks solid intelligence on the insurgents’ whereabouts, senior U.S. officials said.

The use of the drones is part of a campaign against an al-Qaeda branch that has claimed responsibility for near-miss attacks on U.S. targets that could have had catastrophic results, including the recent plot to place parcels packed with explosives on cargo planes.

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Comments
  1. Where'sAmerica? says:

    OMG, they had the audacity to say they respect America? Really? So why the bombs hidden in ink cartridges and in printers? If they respect America, I’d hate to see what they send on planes to the people they hate.
    Lying sacks of donkey dung, the lot of ’em.

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