Obama defends U.S. counter-terrorism strategy in Yemen

January 25, 2015 12:40 PM

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Obama defends U.S. counter-terrorism strategy in Yemen

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Sunday defended his administration's drone-based counter-terrorism strategy against al Qaeda militants in Yemen, saying the alternative would be to deploy U.S. troops, which was not sustainable.

"It is not neat and it is not simple, but it is the best option that we have," Obama told reporters at a news conference in New Delhi.

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