Tag archive for ‘drone attacks’
By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Drone strike in Yemen kills al-Qaida leader and six others

An airstrike killed al-Qaida’s No. 2 leader in Yemen along with six others traveling with him in one car on Monday, U.S. and Yemeni officials said, a major breakthrough for U.S.-backed efforts to cripple the More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, September 10th, 2012

Jeremy Scahill calls MSNBC coverage of DNC to ‘Obama for America meetup’

A guest on MSNBC accused the network of acting like an “Obama for America meetup” during the Democratic National Convention. Jeremy Scahill, who writes about national security and foreign policy for More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 24th, 2012

US drone strikes in Waziristan, Pakistan border with Afghanistan, kill

A US air raid has killed 18 suspected fighters near Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan, Pakistani officials have said. Fourteen other people were also reportedly injured after drone-fired missiles hit three More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 14th, 2012

US Drone strikes in Yemen, killing 30 as air attacks continue

A US drone strike Wednesday on a house and car in Yemen’s restive southeastern Shabwa province killed nine people, believed to be al Qaeda militants, a tribal source said. Separate raids on al-Qaeda in Yemen More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

US Drone attack kills 9 in Yemen attack, Obama addresses drone program

Tthe U.S. officials are NOT denying the drone attack, drone activity or the targets. From a CNN, three drone strikes in Yemen targeted “militants” with “suspected links to al Qaeda” Three More...

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