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Drones Yémen

Death From Above: How American Drone Strikes Are Devastating Yemen

Rolling Stone | Vivian Salama | Posted 04.14.2014 | World

The people of Yemen can hear destruction before it arrives. In cities, towns and villages across this country, which hangs off the southern end of the...

Suspected U.S. Drone Kills 7 Alleged Al Qaeda Members In Yemen

AP | AHMED EL-HAJ | Posted 10.07.2013 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- A suspected U.S. drone strike killed seven alleged al-Qaida militants Wednesday in southern Yemen, security officials and residents sa...

Suspected U.S. Drone Kills 4 Alleged Al Qaeda Members In Yemen

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ and MATTHEW LEE | Posted 10.06.2013 | World

SANAA, Yemen — Yemen was thrust back into the forefront of the international fight against terrorism Tuesday when the U.S. and Britain evacuated...

In Yemen, Let's Redeem President Obama's War on Terror Reform Speech

Robert Naiman | Posted 08.06.2013 | World
Robert Naiman

I'm not under any illusions that these demands are going to be met immediately. But here are three things that, following President Obama's speech, I claim are realistic goals for reforming the former "Global War on Terror" in Yemen in the next six months.

Terrorism Threat Elevates Public Support for Drones

Jennifer Merolla Ph.D. | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics
Jennifer Merolla Ph.D.

Our own research on this topic suggests that the public is likely to remain supportive of aggressive foreign policy, including drone strikes, in a context in which the Boston marathon bombings and other recent events have increased the salience of terrorism.

Could We Stop 'Signature' Drone Strikes in Yemen and Pakistan?

Robert Naiman | Posted 06.27.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

The U.S. government has been increasingly carrying out drone strikes in countries with which America is not at war, and killing people with drone strikes who have no dispute with the United States.