30 Jan '13, 7pm

#Drone strikes in #Yemen 2002-2013. How can the researchers reliably confirm the number of civilian vs. #AQAP deaths?

Charting the data for US air strikes in Yemen, 2002 - 2013 Created by Bill Roggio and Bob Barry Since 2002, the US has been conducting a covert program to target and kill al Qaeda commanders based in Yemen. Reports show that strikes have numbered 64 since 2002, with enemy deaths numbering 322 and civilian deaths numbering 82 . This page was last updated on Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 8:02 pm GMT. This will be updated when information about prior or new strikes comes to light. Predator Strikes History Predator Strikes Casualties Predator Strikes By Year and Province

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