In a special operation on disembarkation of special forces in Yemen eliminated 14 militants of al-Qaeda, including three leaders. As reports Reuters with reference to the US military command, the order about carrying out this attack was made by the President of the United States Donald trump.
“The special forces RAID on the hiding places of al-Qaeda militants in Yemen was authorized by President Donald trump and was sent to the intelligence battle group”, – stated in the message.
According to the BBC, due to the landing of US special forces in Yemen also killed one U.S. serviceman and another three were injured.
It is reported that the operation was directed against al-Qaeda militants hiding in the area ACLA in the province of El-Beida. According to the military, during the battle, which lasted 45 minutes, was killed 14 militants, among them three leaders of “al-Qaeda”, including Abdulrauf Dahab.
Earlier in comments to Reuters, local officials and eyewitnesses said that as a result of the RAID of the US military, in addition to the terrorists killed at least 30 people, including women and children. This information is still unconfirmed by officials of the United States.
In addition, AFP reports that on this day, as a result of fierce fighting between government troops of Yemen and Shiite rebels in the country’s Western coast, killing more than 100 people.