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Rights Group: U.S. Drone Strikes Killed Pakistani Grandmother And Workers

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Katharine Houreld ISLAMABAD, Oct 22 (Reuters) - U.S. drone strikes killed a Pakistani grandmother and 18 civilian labourers last ye...

UN Calls On U.S. To Reveal Civilian Casualties Of Drone Strikes

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 10.18.2013 | World

ISLAMABAD -- ISLAMABAD (AP) — A U.N. expert on Friday called on the United States to reveal the number of civilians it believes have been killed by ...

Saki Knafo

Do You Support Drones? Most Americans Do, But It's Complicated

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 02.07.2013 | Politics

Say the government planned on launching an attack on al Qaeda militants in Yemen. The joint chiefs of staff predict that American soldiers will die. W...

CARTOON: What's The Real Reason For Drone Strikes?

Posted 02.07.2013 | Black Voices

The country's use of drone strikes has become a hot topic this week. After facing increased pressure from members of Congress, President Obama directe...

Suspected U.S. Drone Found Floating In Ocean

AP | Posted 03.09.2013 | World

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine navy officials said Monday a suspected American drone has been found floating in the ocean off a central provin...

Pentagon: Iran Fired On U.S. Drone

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 11.09.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- An Iranian attack aircraft fired at least twice at an unarmed U.S. drone conducting routine surveillance in international airspace over ...

DRONE ATTACK: 15 Suspected Militants Reportedly Killed

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2012 | World

By Saud Mehsud DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan, March 13 (Reuters) - U.S. drone aircraft struck twice in Pakistan's unruly tribal regions ...

Pakistan's Secret Role In U.S. Drone Campaign

Reuters | Posted 03.23.2012 | World

* Targets hunted by network of Pakistani "spotters" * Al Qaeda is Pakistan's top priority * Cooperation may be more exte...

Iran Warns It Will Hunt Down U.S. Drones

AP | By ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 02.15.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran will hunt down more American spy drones if the U.S. continues to violate its air space, a senior Iranian military official warned...

Iran Says Obama Should Apologize For Sending Drone

Reuters | Posted 02.12.2012 | World

* Tehran rejects U.S. request to return spy plane * Wants apology for violation of air space * Washington source says dr...

Iran Extracts Information From US Spy Drone

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 02.11.2012 | World

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Suspected U.S. Drone Kills Two Haqqani Network Militants

AP | RASOOL DAWAR | Posted 01.03.2012 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A suspected U.S. drone fired two missiles at a house in Pakistan's rugged tribal region Thursday, killing two insurgents fr...

US Drone Attacks In Pakistan Have More Than Tripled Under Obama

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Missile attacks by US drones in Pakistan's tribal areas have more than trebled under the Obama administration, research by the BBC Urdu service shows...

US Drone Kills 10 After Striking House In Pakistan

Xinhau | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The United States pilotless drone aircraft Friday struck a house in Pakistan's North Waziristan region and killed at least 10 people, local media repo...

Suspected U.S. Strike Kills At Least 60 In Pakistan

The New York Times | PIR ZUBAIR SHAH and SALMAN MASOOD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- A suspected United States drone strike killed at least 60 people at a funeral gathering in South Waziristan on Tuesday, residen...

Suspected US Drone Attack Kills 40 At A Funeral In Pakistan

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A suspected US drone attack on a stronghold of a Pakistani Taliban leader has killed at least 40 people and wounded dozens more in northwest Pakistan,...

Pakistan: US Drone Attacks Weaken Government's Hold

Inter Press Service | Gareth Porter | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON, Apr 15 (IPS) - The U.S. programme of drone aircraft strikes against higher-ranking officials of al Qaeda and allied militant organisati...

US Drone Shot Down By Pakistanis, Reports Say

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A militant group that claimed to be behind the deadly Marriott Hotel bombing in Pakistan's capital threatened more attacks...