Yemen air strike 'kills five Qaeda militants'

An air strike believed to have been carried out by a US drone in north Yemen killed five presumed members of Al-Qaeda on Sunday, a tribal source said.

The air raid targeted a vehicle in the Khab al-Shath area near al-Jawf, the source said, adding that suspected Al-Qaeda member Hassan al-Saleh Huraydan, his brother and three others were killed.