According to the official, the strikes came after fighters with the Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) reportedly abducted and executed 15 soldiers in the southeastern province of Hadramawt.

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Critics agree that rather than deter rebel groups, drone warfare has bolstered both support and recruiting for the fighters because of the mounting civilian casualties, or “collateral damage,” caused by the attacks.

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