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A remote-controlled CIA spy plane in Yemen scored a major coup in the U.S. war against terror, firing a missile that killed six al Qaeda suspects - including a key plotter in the attack on the USS Cole, sources said yesterday.

The New York Post, November 5, 2002

While declining to discuss the U.S. operation in Yemen, [U.S. State Department] spokesman Richard Boucher said, "Our policy on targeted killings in the Israeli-Palestinian context has not changed." Suggesting the two situations were not comparable, Boucher said, "The reasons we have given do not necessarily apply in other circumstances."

The Associated Press, November 5, 2002

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