Houthis shoot down US-Made Drone Over Yemen


A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen’s Dhamar govern ate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital, Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reporters on Wednesday.

The officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the drone was shot down late on Tuesday.

A Houthi military spokesman had earlier been quoted by group’s Al-Masirah TV as saying that the Houthi movement’s air defences had brought down a U.S. drone.


Zainab Sa’id