Pakistan Drone Attacks

Pakistan's Tragedy, and Why 'Homeland' Is More Informative Than the News

Oggy Boytchev | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK
Oggy Boytchev

After the terrible massacre yesterday at Peshawar's Army Public School a three-day nationwide mourning begins in Pakistan. At least 132 children and 9...

Cabinet Minister Lambasts Obama Over Drones Policy In Pakistan

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Politics

A senior British government minister has lambasted Barack Obama's policy of using drone strikes against Taliban and al Qaida leaders in Pakistan, addi...

Five Things They Don't Tell You About Drone Strikes

Mehdi Hasan | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Politics
Mehdi Hasan

Forget guilt or innocence, if you happen to be a Pakistani male aged, say 18-34, walking down the same street as a terror suspect, you're fair game.

Why Are CIA Drones Still Causing the Death of Innocents in Pakistan?

Clive Stafford Smith | Posted 24.11.2012 | UK Politics
Clive Stafford Smith

In Pakistan there are 800,000 people playing Russian Roulette. They do it 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It's not a voluntary game. Someone else holding the gun, refusing to tell how many projectiles there are in the chamber, or even who the weapon is currently aimed at.

The Pakistan Aftermath: 9/11 and The War on Terror

Nabeela Zahir | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK Politics
Nabeela Zahir

I remember watching the events of 9/11 unfold, outraged at the loss of life. I was only too aware that the reports spilling out about the involvement ...

A Decade on From 9/11 - Has it all Been Worth it?

Scott Hill | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Politics
Scott Hill

Thus far, America has retaliated by claiming the lives of over 1,000,000 people around the globe. Wars - some blatant, some covert - in Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan and Yemen have allowed the US to flex its militaristic muscle and send a message to the world; 'We are not to be messed with'.

Is Washington a new Front in the Drone Wars?

Chris Woods | Posted 03.10.2011 | UK
Chris Woods

Details of an emerging turf war in Washington DC between the CIA and the US State Department suggest a policy shift may be in the wind. Government off...