Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 12:09
U.S. State Department Spokesperson Marie Harf discusses U.S. drone policy, the evolving Syrian civil war, the U.S.-Saudi relationship, and ongoing negotiations and dialogue with Iran.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 09:12
President Barack Obama’s chief spokesman, Jay Carney, said the US “would strongly disagree” with any claims that the US had acted improperly, arguing that American actions follow all applicable law.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 12:02
But Human Rights Watch said the evidence it had gathered "strongly suggests" that the strikes in Yemen it documented "did not adhere" to the policies set out by Obama.
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 10:18
U.N. Special Rapporteur Ben Emmerson, who issued the "interim" report, said the U.S. had created "an almost insurmountable obstacle to transparency."
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 06:56
Although there is no evidence that al-Qaeda has forced a drone crash or interfered with flight operations, U.S. intelligence officials have closely tracked the group’s persistent efforts to develop a counterdrone strategy.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 - 07:47
At least four suspected militants were killed in a US drone strike in North Waziristan Agency on Saturday, security officials said.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 13:52
At least two people were killed Saturday in an American drone strike in a northwestern tribal region of Pakistan, according to intelligence officials.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 13:34
At least 16 people were killed and five others wounded when an American drone strike hit a suspected Haqqani militant compound in a remote tribal region of northwestern Pakistan late Tuesday, according to Pakistani officials.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 13:27
According to the data mentioned in the report, the number of drone strikes conducted under Obama’s administration stands at 318, while the total number of strikes carried out since 2004 is 370.
Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 07:49
The CIA has begun closing clandestine bases in Afghanistan, a region that transformed the agency from an intelligence service to a counter­terrorism force with its own prisons, paramilitary teams and armed Predator drones.