iOS app Android app

Drone Strikes Pakistan

CIA Winds Down Drone Strike Program In Pakistan

AP | KEN DILANIAN | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA's targeted killing program in Pakistan, once the mainstay of President Barack Obama's counterterrorism effort, is winding ...

U.S. Curtails Drone Strikes In Pakistan: Report

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Feb 4 (Reuters) - The United States has cut back sharply on drone strikes in Pakistan after the Islamabad government asked for restraint...

U.S. Curtails Drone Strikes In Pakistan: Report

The Washington Post | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

The Obama administration has sharply curtailed drone strikes in Pakistan after a request from the government there for restraint as it pursues peace t...

U.S. Acknowledges Four American Citizens Killed In Drone Strikes

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 07.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration acknowledged for the first time Wednesday that four American citizens have been killed in drone strikes since 2...

UN: Drone Strikes Violate Pakistan's Sovereignty

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 05.15.2013 | World

ISLAMABAD — The head of a U.N. team investigating casualties from U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan declared after a secret research trip to the co...

Five Specific Questions Journalists Should Ask About the Drone Strike Policy

Robert Naiman | Posted 12.26.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

Although it was a great first step that Bob Schieffer even said the word "drone" and made Mitt Romney say it too, to let politicians merely answer the question at this level of abstraction -- "I support drone strikes, too" -- is to let them off the hook.

Americans Press U.S. Ambassador for End to Drone Strikes in Pakistan, and the Ambassador Responds

Robert Naiman | Posted 12.05.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

On Wednesday, as a member of a U.S. peace delegation to Pakistan organized by Code Pink, I delivered a petition from more than 3,000 Americans to Acting U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Hoagland calling for an end to the CIA drone strike policy in Pakistan.