28 Feb '15, 4pm

#peakoil US drone kills 4 in Yemen: At least four suspected al-Qaida members were killed in an overnight US dr...

BobInget on Sat, 28th Feb 2015 11:24 am http://www.thebureauinvestigates.com/2014/01/23/more-than-2400-dead-as-obamas-drone-campaign-marks-five-years/ In recent years drones have come to dominate Obama’s war in Yemen as much as in Pakistan. President Bush ordered a single drone strike in Yemen, killing six people in 2002. Under Obama, the CIA and the Pentagon have launched at least 58 drone strikes on the country killing more than 281 people, including at least 24 reported civilians. Dated: 1/23/14 (how many since?) A more recent spread in RS: excerpt: Symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, trauma and anxiety are becoming rampant in the different corners of the country where drones are active. “Drones hover over an area for hours, sometimes days and weeks,” said Rooj Alwazir, a Yemeni-American anti-drone activist and cofounder of Support Yemen, a media collective rais...

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