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Drones, Drugs and Death

Esther Kersley openDemocracy
The war on terror’s methods of mass surveillance and remote warfare are not unique. The US is also addicted to covert tools in its ‘war on drugs’, with disastrous consequences.

Obama Pressured Over Drone Policy Amid Reports US Citizen Targeted

Jon Swaine The Guardian
Hina Shamsi, the director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s (ACLU) National Security Project, said the Obama administration “continues to fight against even basic transparency” about how it justifies the executions of thousands of people under the programme.
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