The US military carried out a missile strike in Somalia targeting a suspected militant leader with ties to al Qaeda and al Shabaab, a US military official told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.
The strike took place in southern Somalia, the official said, without offering further information, including the identity of the suspect or whether the strike was believed to have been successful.
More top news
The Which? annual survey saw British Airways languishing near the bottom for passenger satisfaction in both short and long-haul.
The Orkney Islands took second place, followed by Rutland and Wychavon while last year's winner Winchester falls to fifth place.
The prime minister reached a compromise deal within Tory ranks in a bid to prevent a revolt over plans to write the Brexit date in law.