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US is aware of reports of civilian casualties in drone strike in Kabul, says Pentagon

August 30, 2021 10:37 am

Capt Bill Urban, spokesman of the US Central Command, said the US would be deeply saddened by any potential loss of innocent life in the strike.

Suspected US drone strike kills five on Pakistan-Afghanistan frontier

October 17, 2017 3:08 pm

Taliban sources said at least five members of the Pakistan-based Haqqani militants, allied to the Taliban, were killed in Monday's strike and eight were wounded.

New Taliban leader Akhundzada has opportunity to choose peace: US

May 26, 2016 9:41 am

Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada, a religious leader was appointed as the new leader of the Taliban after the death of Mullah Mansour in a US drone strike in Pakistan on Saturday.

US strikes hit Somalia training camp; drone report previewed

March 09, 2016 2:42 pm

Multiple drones and manned aircraft launched missiles and bombs on the site, called Raso Camp, which the US had been watching for several weeks, said Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman.

Somalia: Over 150 killed in US drone strikes on al Shabaab training camp

March 08, 2016 8:20 am

A US drone strike on a Shebab training camp in Somalia over the weekend killed more than 150 fighters who were planning a "large-scale" attack, the Pentagon said.

US drone attack kills top Islamic State leader in Afghanistan

July 10, 2015 8:12 am

Shahid was a spokesman of Pakistani Taliban but last year joined IS due to internal rift in the ranks.

Al-Qaeda suspect among four killed in US drone strike in Pakistan

December 07, 2014 3:28 pm

Omar Farooq is the 1st Pakistani to be appointed to a senior-level position in al Qaeda, said a military official.

8 militants killed by US drone strike in northwest Pakistan

December 07, 2014 3:02 pm

The drone strikes had been temporarily halted earlier this year to provide the Pak govt a chance to have talks with the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan.

US drone strike kills four in North Waziristan: Pakistan media

December 26, 2013 10:48 am

A security official in Peshawar confirmed the attack and casualties.

Imran’s party ‘outs’ CIA man in Pak

November 28, 2013 1:13 am

November 21 drone strike in Khyber Pakhtunkwa,which is in the country’s lawless northwest,struck a religious seminary.