Thursday, October 18, 2012

7-9 people killed

Country: Yemen
Location: Jaar, Abyan Province
Deaths: 7-9 people
Bureau Summary: In a dawn attack, a series of missiles were fired at a targets on the outskirts of Jaar, apparently targeting al Qaeda militants on the verge of launching a suicide attack on military targets. Reuters reported three separate strikes targeted a farmhouse, although ANI/Xinhua claimed the strikes hit two separate gatherings of alleged al Qaeda militants and AP quoted locals saying they had seen two cars ablaze. (Read more)

Made by @joshbegley. Data from the Bureau of Investigative Journalism.