The Yemen Times reported a US drone strike hit Azzan in Shabwa province, described as AQAP’s “last stronghold” in the province, on June 14, 2012.
The reporter Ali Saeed subsequently told the Bureau of Investigative Journalism via email that the strike came on Thursday evening.
Casualty figures were unknown he added, because “the army has not yet entered the area”, his military source in Shabwa told him.
There are currently no known reports of civilian harm.
The incident occured in the evening.
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Reports of the incident mention the town of Azzan (عزان), for which the generic coordinates are: 14.3267791, 47.4475743. Due to limited information and satellite imagery available to Airwars, we were unable to verify the location further.