UAE says fighter jet missing in Yemen combat mission

An Emirati fighter jet taking part in operations against Iran-backed rebels in Yemen has gone missing, the United Arab Emirates said on Monday.

AFP| Updated: Mar 14, 2016, 11:42 AM IST
UAE says fighter jet missing in Yemen combat mission

Dubai: An Emirati fighter jet taking part in operations against Iran-backed rebels in Yemen has gone missing, the United Arab Emirates said on Monday.

"The Supreme Command of the Armed Forces announced today that a fighter jet taking part in the Arab coalition led by Saudi Arabia ... in Yemen was missing," said a statement on the official WAM news agency.