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The Obama administration stands by the president’s assertion last September that Yemen is an example of counter-terrorism success, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Wednesday.

At Psaki’s final daily press briefing before moving to a White House post, Fox News reporter Lucas Tomlinson asked her whether Yemen was “still a model for counterterrorism operations for the United States.”

“I think we still have a number of successes to point to in terms of our efforts to push back on al-Qaeda and our successes in doing that in coordination with authorities,” she replied.