Militant Camp Hit in Yemen President's Home Village: TV ReportBy
Warplanes believed to be U.S.; militant vehicle also hit
Ataq bombarded with leaflets seeking info on al-Qaeda leaders
Warplanes believed to be from the U.S. struck an al-Qaeda militant camp in the home village of Yemen’s president, according to Al-Yemen Al-Youm TV, which is affiliated with former president Ali Abdullah Saleh.
The local Aden Alghad newspaper said that a drone attacked a vehicle for the militants in the same district. No information about casualties was given.
The latest in a series of strikes by a U.S.-led coalition, this one -- in the al-Wadhee district, where President Abdurabuh Mansur Hadi lives -- came hours after planes dropped leaflets on the city of Ataq. The leaflets called on residents to provide information on any of four al-Qaeda leaders, according to the al-Masdar news website.