Yemen: US drone strike kills 6 al-Qaida militants

SANAA - Yemeni military and security officials say a suspected US drone strike in a southern province has killed six al-Qaida militants.


The officials say Monday's attack targeted a car in the Husoun al-Jalal area of Abieda Valley in Marib province.


They say authorities are checking for the identities of the slain militants. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations. (AP)