drone strikes

Obama Administration Releases Redacted Version of Drone Policy

WASHINGTON, Aug 6 – The Obama administration released a redacted version of President Barack Obama’s once-secret policy on drone strikes abroad following a freedom of information lawsuit filed last year, the American Civil Liberties Union said on Saturday. The release of the 18-page Presidential Policy Guidance document, as well as other Department of Defense papers,

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Italy Agrees to Let Anti-Daesh Drones Depart From Sicily

ROME, Feb 23 – Italy has agreed to let armed drones take off from its soil to defend U.S.-led forces against Daesh in North Africa, an Italian defense ministry official said on Monday. The agreement covers only defensive missions and not offensive action, such as the attack on a suspected militant training camp in Sabratha,

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