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U.S. drone strike has killed nine more people in northwest Pakistan

Yesterday, Reuters reported that security officials said a U.S. drone strike killed nine people in northwest Pakistan. The strike, on a compound near the Afghan border in the North Waziristan region late on Friday, was the first U.S. drone attack … Continue reading

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The High Court blocks a full hearing about fatal drone attack

On December 21st, Jane Croft reported in the Financial Times that Noor Khan, whose father was killed by a US drone attack has been refused permission by the High Court to progress his legal case to a full hearing. There … Continue reading

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