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#Drone strike

# drone-strike - Sunday 22 May, 2016

US air strike "more than likely" kills Taliban leader

The strike took place “in the Afghanistan-Pakistan border area.”

# drone-strike - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Islamic State confirms death of Jihadi John in drone strike

Mohammed Emwazi was killed in an air strike in November.

# drone-strike - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From The42 A kamikaze drone almost took out this skier mid-race Drone Strike This post contains videos

A kamikaze drone almost took out this skier mid-race

Man, skiing is dangerous.

# drone-strike - Friday 13 November, 2015

US sources claim 'Jihadi John' dead after drone strike

The Pentagon has said it is not clear he was killed but defence sources say they’re 99% sure.

# drone-strike - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Why was it reported that this man was killed twice?

David Cameron has confirmed the death of Reyaad Khan this week, although his death was initially reported in July.

# drone-strike - Monday 7 September, 2015

Britain kills two of its own citizens in Syrian drone strike

David Cameron said the men planned to murder other Britons.

# drone-strike - Friday 8 May, 2015

Man who masterminded Charlie Hebdo massacre has been killed in a drone strike

Nasser bin Ali al-Ansi was killed last month.

# drone-strike - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Taliban name interim chief as Pakistan mulls US response

Asmatullah Shaheen Bhittani will take over a temporary head of the Taliban group.

# drone-strike - Saturday 2 November, 2013

US drone strike kills leader of Pakistani Taliban, successor being chosen today

Hakimullah Mehsud’s death comes as a major blow to the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) network, which was behind some of the most high-profile attacks in Pakistan in recent years

# drone-strike - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Drone strike kills Al Qaeda second in command

Abu Yahya al-Libi is reported to have been charged with the day-to-day operations of the terrorist organisation in the tribal areas of Pakistan.

# drone-strike - Saturday 4 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In your bank holiday Saturday Fix: Strike looms at Aer Lingus; the high-price of government advice; U2′s controversial Glastonbury appearance; a hair-raising announcement from Wayne Rooney; and the accidental Facebook party.