Daily Archive: October 1, 2016

6 Years to Launch Case Against CIA: Pakistani Man Finally Gets Chance to Sue US Over Fatal Drone Strike

A high court in Islamabad has finally ordered the Pakistani government to initiate criminal proceedings against the CIA over a drone strike that killed the brother and son of journalist Karim Khan back in 2009, his lawyer told RT. Khan first started his legal push in 2010. “Finally, Islamabad high court ordered the Pakistan government to initiate criminal proceedings against...

Afghanistan Supports India’s Surgical Strikes in Pakistan – Ambassador

Afghanistan supports recent surgical strikes carried out by Indian forces across the border with Pakistan, Afghan Ambassador to India Shaida Mohammed Abdali said on Friday. On Thursday, the Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, India’s army director-general of military operations, said that India carried out surgical strikes against suspected positions of terrorists in the disputed areas of Kashmir region under the Pakistani...

‘Aleppo Must Not Fall’: US Allies to Flood City with Anti-Aircraft Missiles

The US has resolved to prevent the fall of Aleppo and is preparing to allow its Gulf allies to flood the city with shoulder-fired, anti-aircraft missiles, according to a source with close contacts to rebel forces. The Reuters news agency this week reported anonymous US officials as saying that the recent intense bombardment of Syria’s second city had “heightened” the...