Stories related to drone strikes in Pakistan.
Figures released to the Bureau provide firm evidence the US has intensified its fight against the Taliban despite officially ending combat operations against the group in 2014.
CIA drone strikes from 2004 to then the end of 2015 in Pakistan is mapped on a new infographic.
Armed drones became the symbol of US counter-terrorism policy under Obama (Picture: USAF) Targeted killings or assassinations beyond the battlefield remain a highly charged subject. Most controversial of all is the number of civilians killed in US covert and clandestine … Continued
Funeral of Akram Shah and at least four other civilians in June 2011 (THIS KHAN/AFP/Getty Images) The US government today claimed it has killed between 64 and 116 “non-combatants” in 473 counter-terrorism strikes in Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia and Libya between … Continued
Most US airstrikes in Afghanistan this year in support of ground troops not targeting suspected terrorists.
US jets kill at least 40 AQAP fighters in eastern Yemen.