Codepink Anti-Drone Delegation Brings Message of Solidarity to Tribal Areas in Pakistan Off-Limits to Foreigners for a Decade

On the eleventh anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, 31 American peace delegates representing the U.S. peace group CODEPINK joined political leader Imran Khan and Pakistanis at a rally against U.S. drone strikes in Hatala, Pakistan, near the border between D.I. Khan and South Waziristan. The delegates traveled to the tribal areas in solidarity … Read moreCodepink Anti-Drone Delegation Brings Message of Solidarity to Tribal Areas in Pakistan Off-Limits to Foreigners for a Decade

Foundation for Fundamental Rights

Far more civilians have been killed by U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan’s tribal areas than U.S. counter-terrorism officials have acknowledged, a new study by human rights researchers at Stanford University and New York University contends.The report, “Living Under Drones,” also concludes that the classified CIA program has not made America any safer and instead has … Read moreFoundation for Fundamental Rights

Resolutions

State Drone ResolutionsFlorida:Section 1. Searches and seizure using a drone.—    17(1) SHORT TITLE.—This act may be cited as the “Freedom from    18  Unwarranted Surveillance Act.”    19(2) DEFINITIONS.—As used in this act, the term:    20(a) “Drone” means a powered, aerial vehicle that:    211. Does not carry a human operator;    222. Uses aerodynamic forces to provide vehicle lift;    233. Can fly autonomously or be … Read moreResolutions

A Call from the Faith-Based Community to Reject Nomination of John Brennan as Director of the CIA

As representatives of various faith-based communities, we are deeply concerned about the nomination of John Brennan to be at the helm of the CIA. As President Obama’s current counterterrorism advisor, Brennan is the mastermind behind the administration’s lethal drone program, which is killing innocent civilians abroad and sowing strong anti-American sentiment throughout the world.Every week … Read moreA Call from the Faith-Based Community to Reject Nomination of John Brennan as Director of the CIA

A Call from the Faith-Based Community to Stop Drone Killings

As representatives of faith-based communities, we are deeply concerned about the proliferation of lethal unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly known as drones. The United States is leading the way in this new form of warfare where pilots in US bases kill people, by remote control, thousands of miles away. Drones have become the preferred weapons to … Read moreA Call from the Faith-Based Community to Stop Drone Killings

Tag Archives: 2012 Pakistan Delegation

Codepink Anti-Drone Delegation Brings Message of Solidarity to Tribal Areas in Pakistan Off-Limits to Foreigners for a DecadeFor Immediate Release Contact:Medea Benjamin, [email protected], +923.365.978.798Alli McCracken, [email protected], +923.419.853.545On the eleventh anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, 31 American peace delegates representing the U.S. peace group CODEPINK joined political leader Imran Khan and Pakistanis at a rally … Read moreTag Archives: 2012 Pakistan Delegation

List of children killed by drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen

Compiled from The Bureau of Investigative Journalism reports PAKISTAN Name | Age | Gender Noor Aziz | 8 | male Abdul Wasit | 17 | male Noor Syed | 8 | male Wajid Noor | 9 | male Syed Wali Shah | 7 | male Ayeesha | 3 | female Qari Alamzeb | 14| male Shoaib | 8 | male Hayatullah KhaMohammad | … Read moreList of children killed by drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen