U.S. air strikes in Yemen kill 15 al Qaeda militants: Pentagon

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Posted: Jun 03, 2016 12:51 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said it carried out an air strike in Yemen in May, killing four al Qaeda militants, and disclosed three other strikes that had not been previously reported.

The previously undisclosed strikes in Yemen range from February to March and killed 11 al Qaeda militants, the Pentagon said in a statement on Friday.

(Reporting by Idrees Ali; Editing by Tom Brown)