Washington: An American warship deployed off the coast of Yemen fired cruise missiles on Thursday. According to the Pentagon, those missiles targeted at radar installations that had been used by Yemeni insurgents to target another American warship in two missile attacks in the last 4 days. The American strikes were the first direct attack by the United States against Yemen’s Houthi rebels after targeted twice with 2 missiles from Yemen in a week. Peter Cook, the Pentagon spokesman said that the strikes were approved by President Obama, who also warned that there would be more to come if American ships were fired upon again.
U.S. Missiles hit at Yemeni Rebel Sites
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