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ADEN, Yemen - A drone strike killed four suspected members of al-Qaeda in south Yemen on Wednesday, a security official said, as the United States intensifies air raids on jihadists in the war-torn country.
The United States has repeatedly attacked AQAP, the Yemeni arm of the militant group, in strikes this month from aircraft and unmanned drones in what U.S officials says is a campaign to degrade the group's ability to coordinate militant attacks abroad.
Five years ago, I made a simple iPhone app. It would send you a push notification every time a U.S. drone strike was reported in the news.
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New Delhi: facebook has removed 85 percent of content considered insulting to Islam, but the high court in Pakistan's capital is unhappy because there's still "carpet bombing and drone attacks going on at our ideological boundaries", The News reported.
On March 2, a suspected U.S. drone strike inside Pakistan killed two Taliban militants in the country's tribal region - the first drone attack in the country since Donald Trump became president. ... For one, the strike on Mullah Mansour crossed a ...
Over the weekend the US Pentagon has admitted to another air strike in Mosul, which is believed to have killed more than 200 civilians including women and children.
A senior al-Qaeda commander linked to major attacks in Pakistan including the bombing of a luxury hotel and an assault on a cricket team has been killed in a drone strike in Afghanistan, Washington said on Saturday. Qari Yasin, who had ties to the ...
Qari Yasin is believed to be linked to the 2008 Marriott atrocity and the 2009 attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team bus.
Israel has offered to sell India its armed unmanned aerial vehicles Eitan or Heron TP in order to enhance its stand-off strike as well as long-range strategic strike capability. The offer is still on the table, with South Block interested in bringing ...
Yasin is responsible for other carnage, including an attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team, which was visiting Lahore, Pakistan, in March 2009.
Since the first reported drone strike took place in 2002, unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs, have been a key tool for ensuring our national security.
As Oklahoma enters the spring severe storm season, electric provider OG&E is gearing up to reduce the length of power outages using drones. Utility providers across the nation are using drones to assess damage to the power grid following extreme ...
WASHINGTON - A Pakistani militant who planned a devastating truck bomb attack on a hotel in Islamabad in 2008 - which left two members of the American military and dozens of others dead - was killed in recent days by an American drone strike in ...
the Pentagon has revealed a US air strike in Afghanistan earlier in the week killed al Qaeda militant Qari Yasin, a well known figure in the Pakistani Taliban.
WASHINGTON - A Pakistani militant who planned a devastating truck bomb attack on a hotel in Islamabad in 2008 - which left two members of the American military and dozens of others dead - was killed in recent days by an American drone strike in ...
However, this was very different to the usual attacks carried out by unmanned aircraft. Evidence from ... the Pentagon has acknowledged that it carried out a drone strike near Idlib in Syria which killed Al-Masri, who was described as "a core al-Qaida ...
Iran has been smuggling suicidal drones, similar to models developed by Israel, to Houthi rebels in Yemen. The drones are outfitted for attacks on UAE and Saudi Patriot missile batteries. The news comes via examination of seven Qasef-1 drones that were ...
A US drone strike in Afghanistan killed the "greatest trainer in jihad" just three days before the London terror attack. By Jon Rogers. PUBLISHED: 18:22, Thu, Mar 23, 2017 | UPDATED: 18:51, Thu, Mar 23, 2017. Senior military commander Qari Mohammad ...
Qari Mohammad Yasin, also known as Ustad Aslam, died in a drone strike in Afghanistan's Paktika province. He was linked to an attack on the Pakistani military headquarters in Rawalpindi and an attack on a bus carrying Sri Lanka's national cricket team.
Islamabad: A Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) splinter group on Wednesday confirmed a Pakistani militant accused of involvement in attacks on GHQ and Sri Lanka's cricket team in 2009 was killed in a US drone strike. The unmanned US aircraft targeted a ...
"Fleming must immediately clarify what role the UK has in covert US drone strikes, and the legal basis underpinning that involvement, before more innocent people are killed.
A U.S. drone airstrike in southeastern Afghanistan has killed a Pakistani militant commander accused of involvement in several deadly attacks, Pakistani media reported. Qari Mohammad Yasin, also known as Ustad Aslam, and three other militants were ...
A US drone strike killed Qari Yaseen, the alleged militant wanted for several high profile attacks across Pakistan, local media reported on Monday.
Islamabad: A top terrorist accused of masterminding some brazen attacks - including the ones on the GHQ and Sri Lankan cricket team - was killed in a US drone strike in southern Afghanistan. Qari Yaseen was targeted in Barmal district of Paktika ...
... the US from launching more attacks using drones and other weapons platforms. In one week earlier this month, the Trump administration conducted about 40 strikes in Yemen, including 25 on a single day. Added to that, there was a drone attack in ...
Newspaper headlines: Ex-ambassador attacks Trump and policing with drones. By BBC News Staff. 20 March 2017. Share ... Devon and Cornwall police are already advertising for a drone manager for its new dedicated division, whilst forces in Sussex and ...
Wessa added the attack took place in the Dand-e Patan district near the Pakistani border. Separately, an Afghan soldier opened fire Sunday inside a base in the southern Helmand province, wounding three U.S.
Highly wanted militant Qari Yaseen, responsible for terrorists attacks on GHQ, a former president of Pakistan and the Sri Lankan cricket team, was killed in a US drone strike in Barmal District of Paktika Province in Afghanistan, sources informed on ...
A so-called monitoring group says at least one civilian has lost his life after an Israeli unmanned combat aerial vehicle carried out an attack in Syria's southern province of Quneitra. The drone targeted a vehicle as it was travelling along a road ...
navy Cpt. Bill Salvin, a U.S. military spokesman, said coalition forces had killed the soldier "to end the attack," but Col.
American soldiers wounded in Afghan 'insider attack' ... Three American troops have been wounded after an Afghan soldier opened fire on them at a base in the southern province of Helmand, the NATO-led Resolute Support mission said, as separate attacks ...
Sources said on Saturday that a US drone targeted the car in the Narr area close to the border, killing local Taliban 'commanders' Haroon Shuikhel Wazir and Azmat Mahsud.
Earlier this week, the mainstream media reported that the Trump administration granted the CIA a new 'secret' authority broadening their ability to conduct drone strike operations against suspected terrorists. The new drone provision said to be without ...
Syrians Report Israeli drone strike Kills Commander of pro-Assad militia ... According to Syrian reports on Sunday, a Syrian man was killed when the vehicle he was driving was fired on by an Israeli drone in the Quneitra area in the Syrian Golan Heights.
... commanders have been killed in separate drone attacks in eastern Afghanistan. Mohammad Rahman Ayaz, spokesman for the provincial governor in eastern Paktika Province, said Sunday that the two insurgent commanders were targeted by a drone while ...
Sources said on Saturday that a US drone targeted the car in the Narr area close to the border, killing local Taliban 'commanders' Haroon Shuikhel Wazir and Azmat Mahsud.
Recently, a number of European agencies have started training eagles and other birds of prey to snatch drones from the sky as a defense against criminals, terrorists, or any other drone pilots who deliberately or accidentally invade restricted airspace ...
The U.S. drone aircraft fired missiles and dropped a 500-pound bomb outside Aleppo on Friday in an attack that the Pentagon said killed scores of al-Qaida militants but that local residents described as an assault on a mosque crowded with civilians ...
She outlined ethical and moral concerns with drones. ... O'Connell, who has researched the use of force in international law, said "a certain amount of passivity has crept in" for both the military and civilian populations on the use of drone strikes ...
THROUGH a mixture of leaks and semi-official confirmations, a picture is beginning to emerge of how the Trump administration will loosen the rules for ...
President Barack Obama found drones so effective and useful that over two terms, he approved 542 strikes that killed 3,797 people in non-battlefield areas where American forces were not directly engaged, including Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.
President Trump has largely abandoned his predecessor's policies in most areas, though at least one has remained unchanged - the use of drones to attack suspected terrorist targets. Oliver Kearns takes a close look at how the media covers such drone ...
President Trump has reportedly reversed an Obama-era policy of giving more responsibility for terrorist drone strikes to the Pentagon.
The Trump administration is moving ahead with plans to make it easier for the CIA and the military to target terrorists with drone strikes, even if it means tolerating ...
President Trump has significantly broadened the CIA's authority in carrying out deadly drone strikes, potentially touching off a turf war with the Pentagon.
WASHINGTON: The US is permanently stationing a sophisticated armed drone system in South Korea amid North Korea's provocative missile tests, a top Pentagon official has said.
Obama's emphasis on drones was met with controversy, particularly following reports in Afghanistan, the tribal areas of Pakistan's northwest region and in Yemen of errant strikes that killed civilians, prompting Obama to turn over responsibility for ...
United States deploys attack drones in South Korea amid threats. PTI | Last ... Washington: The US is permanently stationing a sophisticated armed drone system in South Korea amid North Korea's provocative missile tests, a top Pentagon official has said.
US President Donald Trump has reportedly given CIA necessary authorisation to carry out drone strikes against terror groups, a move that could have implications for Pakistan.


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