"You want us to stay quiet while our wives and brothers are being killed for no reason. This attack is the real terrorism."
Yemeni civilian condemns US drone strikes. 29 civilian Yemenis dead in 8 days as U.S. puts Yemen drone war in overdrive.
Barack Obama’s administration is still insisting in court that its worst-kept secret—the use of unmanned aircraft to target and kill suspected terrorists—is classified information. But that didn’t stop the president from openly defending the program to CNN reporter Jessica Yellin in an interview that aired Wednesday. In other words, Barack Obama supports “secret” drone strikes.
One of the missiles instead hit a nearby minibus. A 10-year-old girl and her mother were among the dead. “Families attempted to carry the victims’ corpses to the capital, Sana’a, to lay them in front of the residence of newly elected President Abdurabu Hadi, but were sent back by local security forces,” according to CNN.
A child and her mother.