CIA Drones

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has criticised the CIA’s drone strikes on a militant hideout in the northwest Orakzai Agency, saying such “unilateral” actions by the US were “counterproductive”. “Pakistan Army is capable of taking effective measure if actionable intelligence is shared,” he said during his visit to the Peshawar Corps Headquarters yesterday. […]

Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has criticised the CIA’s drone strikes on a militant hideout in the northwest Orakzai Agency, saying such “unilateral” actions by the US were “counterproductive”. “Pakistan Army is capable of taking effective measure if actionable intelligence is shared,” he said during his visit to the Peshawar Corps Headquarters yesterday. […]

For more than two decades, the U.S. military owned the skies when it came to the employment of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) or drones. From the tiny, hand-launched Raven and Puma AE (All Environment) to the ubiquitous Predator and its armed cousin, the MQ-9 Reaper and the giant, high altitude RQ-4 Global Hawks, the U.S. […]

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN —  Pakistan’s military chief is sharply criticizing a suspected U.S. drone strike that killed two key Haqqani network commanders in northwestern Pakistan earlier this week. Pakistani security sources said Tuesday’s pre-dawn missile attack destroyed a suspected militant hideout in the remote district of Hangu. The strike, witnesses reported, killed two men, including commander […]

When President Donald Trump declared the media the “enemy of the American people,” I called it an outrage. Well, The New York Times seems to be working overtime to prove me wrong and Trump right. In a front-page story, the Times recently exposed the identity of the covert operative running the CIA’s Iran operations as […]

When President Donald Trump declared the media the “enemy of the American people,” I called it an outrage. Well, The New York Times seems to be working overtime to prove me wrong and Trump right. In a front-page story, the Times recently exposed the identity of the covert operative running the CIA’s Iran operations as […]

A new report by the Columbia Law School Human Rights Clinic and the Sana’a Center for Strategic Studies found that since President Donald Trump took office, the monthly rate of U.S. drone strikes has increased by almost four times former President Barack Obama’s average. RELATED:Trump Carries on Obama’s Legacy with First Drone Deaths The report […]

The sleek and sinister SR-71 Blackbird looks like it belongs in a science fiction movie, though in fact the jet black spy plane proved far more successful at outrunning enemy missiles than any of the spaceships depicted in Star Wars. Though retired in the 1990s [4] in favor of spy satellites and recon drones, it doesn’t look like any […]

When President Donald Trump declared the media the “enemy of the American people,” I called it an outrage. Well, The New York Times seems to be working overtime to prove me wrong and Trump right. In a front-page story, the Times recently exposed the identity of the covert operative running the CIA’s Iran operations as […]

On the day that Mike Maden got the news, he went from tickled pink to panic attack in 30 seconds. He was selected to write the next Tom Clancy novel. “I’d been a fan since I read ‘The Hunt for Red October’ in grad school,” Maden says. “The day I got the call was one […]