The US Role in Yemen: What You Need to Know
Yesterday, the U.S. military fired Tomahawk missiles at radar sites operated by Houthi rebels inside Yemen , retaliation for the failed targeting of two U.S. Navy ships by cruise missiles earlier this week. It is the first time the U.S. has gotten directly involved militarily in Yemen’s internal
What's Going On in Yemen
The failed missile attack on an American warship off the coast of Yemen highlights the chaotic situation in that country where a Saudi-led coalition has intervened militarily against the Iranian-backed Houthi militia group that seized power in early 2015. The Pentagon believes that two missiles
Zika Virus Transmission Risk During Olympics Is Low, CDC Says
The risk of Zika virus transmission during the upcoming Olympic games in Rio will be low due to colder weather, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said today. In a new risk-assessment report, the CDC found that since the games are occurring during winter in Brazil, the cooler,
Dramatic Photos Show Damage From Mysterious Mid-Air Explosion
An investigation into an apparent explosion on a plane flying over Somalia is underway as officials try to figure out what happened mid-air. The Daallo Airlines flight was 11,000 feet in the air after taking off from Mogadishu bound for Djibouti Tuesday. The Serbian pilot has spoken out to Blic, a
Stunning Video Shows Gaping Hole in Plane's Fuselage
A passenger plane bound for Djibouti was forced to make an emergency landing due to a hole opening up in the plane after an apparent explosion, according to aviation experts.
Explosion on a Passenger Plane Minutes After Takeoff
Somalian airline called Daallo, flying from Mogadishu to Djibouti, may have had a bomb that went off and caused a hole in the fuselage.
Plane Forced to Land After Apparent Blast Causes Hole in Aircraft
A passenger plane bound for Djibouti was forced to make an emergency landing today, minutes after taking off from Mogadishu, due to a hole opening up in the plane after an apparent explosion, according to aviation experts. On its Facebook page, Daallo Airlines, the national airline of Somalia ,
Witness to the Drone Strike That Killed an American Terrorist
Lt. Col. Mark McCurley stood tense and quiet in the operations cell in Djibouti , Africa with his eyes transfixed on the large, high-definition monitor before him. It was playing a real-time video feed from a Predator drone -- the same video McCurley said was being beamed to high-level officials in
Americans Fleeing Yemen Arrive in Djibouti
ABC News' Molly Hunter was at the Djibouti Port today where more than 400 American evacuees arrived after a 16-hour trip from Yemen.