Posts Tagged ‘Predator’

ABC News, By Martha Raddatz and Kirit Radia

April 23, 2011

A US Air Force Predator drone took out a rocket launcher used to attack civilians in the battle between Qadhafi forces and civilians in Misrata, Libya, NATO said today. (more…)

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 The Washington Post, By Greg Jaffe, Edward Cody and William Branigin

21 April 2011

Libyan rebels welcomed President Obama’s deployment of armed Predator drones and received praise from their most prominent U.S. visitor Friday, as they expressed hope that increased American support would help turn the tide in a conflict that the top U.S. military officer acknowledged is becoming deadlocked. (more…)

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By Michael Heath and Khalid Qayum

June 26 (Bloomberg) — Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari asked the Obama administration to provide his armed forces with advanced American weapons to help crush Taliban insurgents in the tribal zone bordering Afghanistan. (more…)

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