الخميس 2 فبراير 2017 12:38 صباحاًصحف نت - ALMASDARONLINE
A US official said on Tuesday that Emirati Special Forces have taken part in the military raid carried out dawn on Last Sunday by US marines on Yakla village in Al Bayda governorate, central Yemen.
The US official told the CNN news network that Emirati Special Forces have taken part in the military operation carried out by the US forces against AQAP.
A US officer was killed in the operation, to be the first American soldier killed after President Donald Trump had taken the office.
However, the CNN website did not mention details about Emirati forces taking part in this military raid.
It is noteworthy that the US forces had carried out aerials attack and a ground raid that aimed at gathering intelligence information, and 14 al Qaeda elements were killed in addition to the death of one US soldier and the injury of three others, according to the Pentagon story.
However, local sources have told Almasdaronline that the raid had led to the death of al Qaeda leaders Abdul Rauf al Thahab and two others, in addition to the death of other 40 persons, including women and children.
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