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Predator Drone Strikes

Drones and the Democratization of Destruction

John Feffer | Posted 01.22.2012 | World
John Feffer

In June, Obama's top counterterrorism advisor John Brennan announced that drone strikes haven't resulted in any civilian casualties over the past year. The London-based Bureau of Investigative Reporting disagrees.

Crossing Zero, The Vanishing Point for the American Empire

Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould

The region today delineated as both Afghanistan and Pakistan has known many borders over the millennia, yet none have been more artificial or contenti...

UN Legal Expert Pushes For International Predator Drone Regulations

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — The use of drones by U.S. intelligence agencies to target suspected militants in Afghanistan, Pakistan and elsewhere lacks the accounta...

Predator Drone Strikes: Secret Rules, Hidden Costs

Washington Post | Peter Finn and Joby Warrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The plan was a standard one in the CIA's war against extremists in Pakistan: The agency was using a Predator drone to monitor a residential compound; ...