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US Drone Strike Kills 13 in Pakistan’s North Waziristan Region

There is a mood of panic in the Shawal area of Pakistan’s North Waziristan Agency this evening, after US drones fired eight missiles against a house in the district, near the Afghan border, killing 13 people.

None of the people killed in the attack have been identified, but all were predictably labeled suspects by officials. Drones still loomed overheard during the evening, with locals concerned it meant more attacks are coming.

Pakistan’s government has been trying to end the use of drones for attacks against Pakistani territory, warning the US that the policy is counterproductive. The most recent Pakistani proposal is to grant the US near limitless “surveillance” power in Pakistan in return for ending the attacks.

The US, however, has ruled out ever ending the attacks, citing the number of “militants” they have killed. The exact number is a matter of major dispute, as President Obama’s term in office alone has seen the deaths of thousands of Pakistani tribesmen, but only about 1 in 40 people killed are ever identified.

http://news.antiwar.com/2012/07/23/us-drone-strike-kills-13-...

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Wrong! (In reply to Dixie Paleocon)

Romney is not the answer. Nothing will change under Romney. We'll go to war faster with Romney and he won't cut defense spending. Romney will continue the evil Zionist Neocon foreign policy. Romney and Obama are criminals of the highest order. We can't fix a problem by replacing one criminal with another.

Sincerely,
claybridge

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.”
- President John F. Kennedy

How Tragic

Do you think the Nobel committee had this in mind when they awarded Obama the peace prize?

Imagine the Pakistani children crying in the dark, afraid to go to sleep, terrified by the hum of the drones circling overhead. Those children will grow up to hate America, I know I would if I were them.

What an f'd up world this is.

That's it!

I'm voting for Mitt Romney if Ron Paul does not get nominated in Tampa. I'm sick of Obama's drone war and the fact the Obama-backing media refuses to vet him on his murderous foreign policy.

1. "Well, Romney will be even worse."

No, he won't be able to.
The media will notice if a Republican pulls this kind of crap. And the American people won't stand for it since they'll know about it.

2. "The American people stood for the invasion of Iraq and the prolonged occupation of Afghanistan."

The further we move away from 9/11 and the longer we continue to occupy militant countries, the more war weary the American people continue to grow. There is no way Americans would support the full-scale invasion of another country that did not attack us now like they did with Iraq. Plus, remember. The American people repudiated the invasion of Iraq by voting for Obama in 2008 who promised to get American troops out of Iraq immediately.

If Obama gets four more years, he will continue to make drone strikes and continue to occupy the Middle East with troops under the cover of media-hyped (withdraws), which will further endanger American citizens by building up hatred of Americans abroad, particularly in Muslim nations.

Just 2 days ago Obama tells the victims of the Movie Shooting

Quote:

"We may never understand what leads anyone to terrorize their fellow human beings," "Such evil is senseless – beyond reason."

You can't make this $hit up!

Obama = Evil Azz Hypocrite!

...what an evil azz.

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.”
- President John F. Kennedy

From the lips of the man with

From the lips of the man with the Hit List...unbelieveable. I guess legit when the government lies, cheats, steals and murders.

If my need to be RIGHT is greater than my desire for TRUTH, then I will not recognize it when it arrives ~ Libertybelle

why not

Just say it like it is. A cowardly sick individuale murdered 13 human beings from the comfort of a lazyboy chair a thousand miles away!

Don't hate the player, hate the game!!!

Remote Killing,

+1, and Obama is going to award the operators /killers, for 'courage'.

These reports come in day

These reports come in day after day. Sometimes I can't believe these events happen. I just cannot believe life is how it is. So false, so contrived, orchestrated, so fictitiously real that I find myself thinking life cannot be how it is. At times this world, thanks to Rothschild, is damned depressing.

School's fine. Just don't let it get in the way of thinking. -Me

Study nature, not books. -Walton Forest Dutton, MD, in his 1916 book whose subject is origin (therefore what all healing methods involve and count on), simple and powerful.

Assassination Nation -

there is a new DP thread -
http://www.dailypaul.com/245943/assassination-nation-fifty-y...

“A broad-gauged program of targeted assassination has now displaced counterinsurgency as the prevailing expression of the American way of war.” –Andrew Bacevich