Another US-made drone shot down in Yemen

Another US-made drone shot down in Yemen

The Yemeni air defences have on Saturday shot down a spy drone belonging to the Saudi-led coalition in Jawf province, the Yemeni army spokesman said in a statement.

Army spokesman Brigadier General Yahya Sare’e affirmed that air defences were able to down a US Scan Eagle spy drone, operated by the Saudi Air Force, while it was carrying out hostile missions over the airspace of Al-Yatama area in Khub Washa’af district.

The aircraft was targeted with a suitable weapon, he added.

Air defences have formerly shot down a plane of the same type on December 16th in the airspace of the Wadi Abeida district in Ma’rib province.

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