The US has conducted its first drone strike on Islamist militants in Somalia,
marking the expansion of the pilotless war campaign to a sixth country.
The missile strike on a vehicle in the southern town of Kismayo,
reported last week as a helicopter assault,
wounded two senior militants with al-Shabab and several foreign fighters according to the Washington Post.
Armed Predator and Reaper drones already operate in Afghanistan,
where they are controlled by the US military or the CIA …