Middle East

Top Al-Qaeda militant in Yemen killed in drone strike

File - This still image grab taken off a video posted online on January 22, 2015 by Al-Malahem Media, the media arm of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), purportedly shows one of the group's top militants, Harith al-Nadhari, who threatened more attacks on France after the Charlie Hebdo killings and was reported dead by AQAP on February 5, 2015 in a US drone strike in Yemen the previous month.A FP PHOTO / HO / AL-MALAHEM MEDIA

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 06, 2015, on page 10.




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