US Cites 'Grave Harm To National Security,' Urges Less Public Info On Drone StrikesThe U.S. government wants to give the public less information about its legal justification for using drones to kill Americans suspected of terrorism overseas.
Obama: US Will Continue To 'Take Direct Action' By Ordering Drone StrikesIn a broad defense of his foreign policy, President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that the U.S. remains the world's most indispensable nation, even after a "long season of war," but argued for restraint before embarking on more military adventures.
House Intel Chair: Obama's Drone Policy Changes Put 'American Lives At Risk'House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Mich., cautioned against “self-imposed red tape” on U.S. drone strikes, saying that restrictions on the targeted strikes puts “Americans’ lives at risk.”
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Obama To Address Drone Strikes, Gitmo In Security SpeechPresident Barack Obama on Thursday is expected to address some of the thornier aspects of national security policy, including drone strikes, the prison at Guantanamo Bay and the dire threats Americans continue to face — even from fellow citizens.
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Study: US Drone Strikes In Pakistan 'Damaging And Counterproductive'The U.S. military’s use of drones in Pakistan to target suspected militants has been less effective – and has fatally wounded more civilians – to this point than what has been reported by the Obama Administration, according to a new study.