Stories related to drone strikes in Pakistan.
The August update on the US covert war on terror.
US strikes continued in July in Afghanistan, Yemen, and Somalia – but not Pakistan.
Concerns over increasing use of private contractors by US Air Force to help monitor and analyse intelligence from Pentagon drone operations
How the US Air Force is using private sector companies to help analyse ‘insatiable demand’ for drone war video intelligence
Using computational journalism to analyse contractors involved in Pentagon drone operations
In this week’s Drone News, Abigail Fielding-Smith interviewed military affairs expert Peter Singer on his new book, Ghost Fleet, which manages to be both a treatise on the future of war and a novel. “It’s a smash-up of two genres … Continued
See Get the data: Drone wars for up to date figures on drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.
For information on how we compiled the data, see the methodology.
Who is dying in Pakistan drone strikes? See the Bureau’s Naming the Dead project.
See the latest US strikes in Pakistan or Yemen.