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‘Terror and stress’ in the shadow of the drones

Civilians in north west Pakistan are suffering “24-hour mental stress” because of the threat of drone strikes, drawing comparisons to the mood after the 9/11 attacks in the US. A…

Tribesmen gather at site of missile attack in village of Tappi near Afghan border

America’s deadly double tap drone attacks are ‘killing 49 people for every known terrorist in Pakistan’

Study found war against violent Islamists has become increasingly deadly Researchers blame common tactic now being used – the ‘double-tap’ strike Drone strikes condemned for their ineffectiveness in targeting militants…