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26/11 accused was killed six months before the Mumbai terror attack: Witness tells Pak court

Jul 15, 2015

26/11 accused was killed six months before the Mumbai terror attack: Witness tells Pak court

A witness in 26/11 case claimed before a Pakistani anti-terrorism court that his brother, one of the accused in the case, was killed in a US drone strike. #India #Pakistan #26/11 #Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi #Mumbai #TheySaidIt #Waziristan #drone strike #2008 Mumbai Terror Attack
Senior Islamic State leader killed in US drone strike

Jul 03, 2015

Senior Islamic State leader killed in US drone strike

A coalition airstrike in Syria has killed a senior Islamic State leader, who has been responsible for moving fighters and weapons from Libya to Syria, the Pentagon has said. #World #US #Syria #Libya #NewsTracker #US drone strike #islamic-state #ISIS
Al Qaeda confirms second-in-command killed in a US drone strike

Jun 16, 2015

Al Qaeda confirms second-in-command killed in a US drone strike

Al Qaeda has confirmed that its second-in-command, the chief of its powerful Yemeni branch, was killed in a US drone strike, in the heaviest blow to the jihadist network since the death of Osama bin Laden. #World #Terrorism #US #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Yemen #Dubai #drone strike #islamic-state
US to transition control of 'secret' drone strikes from CIA to Pentagon after hostage mishap

May 08, 2015

US to transition control of 'secret' drone strikes from CIA to Pentagon after hostage mishap

The vast majority of drone strikes since Obama's May 2013 speech have been carried out in Yemen and Pakistan by the CIA. #Obama #US #Al-Qaeda #Pakistan #CIA #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Drones #Drone Strikes
US drone strike killing two hostages in Pakistan exposes major intelligence shortfall

Apr 24, 2015

US drone strike killing two hostages in Pakistan exposes major intelligence shortfall

The US drone strike that accidentally killed two hostages in Pakistan exposes intelligence shortfalls that former and current US officials say appear to be growing more frequent as militants expand their safe havens and as Washington gathers less on-the-ground human intelligence. #Obama #HowThisWorks #Pakistan #USA #drone strike #Hostage #US drone strike
US drone war under scrutiny after botched strike kills US, Italian hostages

Apr 24, 2015

US drone war under scrutiny after botched strike kills US, Italian hostages

Obamas admission on Thursday that a US drone strike accidentally took the lives of two hostages has raised fresh questions about the limits and the risks of the countrys targeted killing campaign. #Barack Obama #Al-Qaeda #CIA #NewsTracker #ConnectTheDots #US drone strikes #Drone Strikes in US
I take full responsibility: Obama apologises for CIA drone strike that killed US, Italian hostages

Apr 24, 2015

I take full responsibility: Obama apologises for CIA drone strike that killed US, Italian hostages

An American and an Italian held hostage by al-Qaida, as well as two Americans working with the militant group, were inadvertently killed by CIA drone strikes early this year, the government revealed Thursday. #White House #Barack Obama #CIA #TheySaidIt #Hostage #Drone Strikes #millitants #American hostage #Italian hostage
Leader of al-Qaeda's Indian wing killed in US drone attack

Nov 21, 2014

Leader of al-Qaeda's Indian wing killed in US drone attack

Global terrorist organisation al-Qaeda's branch in the Indian sub-continent confirmed the death of one of its leaders, Adil Qudoos in a US drone attack. #United States #Terrorism #Islamic terrorism #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #US drone strikes #Terrorists