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Drones Pakistan

Ali Watkins

Obama Administration On Plan To Take Away CIA's Drones: Never Mind, Keep 'Em

HuffingtonPost.com | Ali Watkins | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama has abandoned his two-year push to consolidate his controversial targeted killing program under Pentagon control ...

Officials: Drones Kill 8 Suspected Militants In Pakistan

AP | ISHTIAQ MAHSUD | Posted 01.08.2013 | World

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan -- Several missiles fired from American drones slammed into a compound near the Afghan border in Pakistan early Tuesday, ki...

Joshua Hersh

Study: U.S. Drones Have Killed Hundreds Of Civilians

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

A new study conducted by law professors at Stanford and New York University contends that the U.S. use of drones to target suspected militants in Paki...

Drones In Pakistan Do More Than Kill

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 11.22.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — The use of drones in Pakistan normally brings to mind images of U.S. spy planes attacking tribal areas. But drones now are being use...

All 330 U.S. Drone Attacks In Pakistan Mapped

The Guardian | Posted 10.03.2012 | World

The US has launched drone strikes in Pakistan over 330 times with up to 3,247 casualties - including up to 852 civilians. Based on a comprehensive dat...

9 Costs of Drone Strikes

Lisa Schirch | Posted 08.28.2012 | World
Lisa Schirch

The seduction of drones' short-term impacts loses its appeal alongside the significant long-term strategic and moral costs of this tactic.

Four Myths About Drone Strikes

Shehzad H. Qazi | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics
Shehzad H. Qazi

Drone attacks in Pakistan, which have increased exponentially under President Obama, have prompted huge controversy. The debate around them, however, has become extremely polarized. As a result, the whole debate over the issue has generated numerous myths and inaccuracies.

Drone Pilots Wage War From American Soil

Spiegel International | Marc Pitzke | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Drone pilots sit in air-conditioned rooms far away from the anti-terror wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. They guide their weapons systems with joysticks ...

Suspected US Drones Kill 6 Militants In Pakistan

AP | RASOOL DAWAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MIR ALI, Pakistan — The Pakistani Taliban refused Tuesday to provide proof their leader survived a U.S. missile attack, just one day after promi...

Clinton Faces Pakistani Anger At Predator Drone Attacks

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton faced sharp rebukes from Pakistani audiences Friday, including one woman who accused ...

Newsweek: Obama Objects To Expanded Predator Drone Strikes In Pakistan

newsweek.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One person standing in the way of expanded missile strikes: President Obama. Five administration officials tell NEWSWEEK that the president has sided ...