The U.S. military has increased its regional alert status following deadly, coordinated strikes on Yemen’s defense ministry that killed 57 and wounded 167 people on Thursday, a senior U.S. defense official said on Friday.
Smoke rises from the Defense Ministry’s compound after an attack, in Sanaa Dec. 5, 2013. (Reuters)
Security personnel gather as firefighting trucks (R) drive to the Defense Ministry's compound after an attack in Sanaa Dec. 5, 2013. (Reuters)