A project tracking drone
deaths in Pakistan

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North Waziristan 08/05/2005

TBIJ strike ID: B2

The second drone strike in Pakistan destroyed a car, killing both passengers.

The attack reportedly targeted Haitham al Yemeni’s mobile phone signal. This strike was called an extrajudicial execution and a violation of international law by Amnesty International.

More information on this strike.

References: Washington Post, Long War Journal, Amnesty International, MSNBC, UN Special Rapporteur, The News





No victims identified

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CIA drone strikes have killed over 2,500 people in Pakistan; many are described as militants, but some are civilians. This is a record of those who have died in these attacks.

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