Drones

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A child walks by a mural showing a U.S. drone in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. (Photo: AFP/Getty Images)
"The United States is failing to investigate credible allegations of violations, to hold individuals responsible for violations accountable, and to provide prompt and adequate reparation."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"In the name of counterterrorism, U.S. presidents have for two decades authorized unlawful, secretive, and unaccountable killing abroad," the ACLU's Hina Shamsi said on Thursday, March 4, 2021. (Photo: Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
"Tinkering with the bureaucracy of this extrajudicial killing program will only...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A Yemeni man, Mohamed Ali Abdallah Al-Ameri, holds a photo of his 12-year-old son, who was killed in a U.S. airstrike. (Photo: Abigail Hauslohner/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
"It's a life with constant fear," one of the petitioners said. "You're always...

Further

In a shameless nod to depravity, Benny Gantz, former Israeli army chief and political rival to Netanyahu in April elections, has released campaign ads in which he brags of raining death and destruction on innocents. Complete with swelling music, aerial shots and a ticking body count, he proudly celebrates bombing Gaza "back to the Stone Age" and killing 2,200 Palestinians, mostly civilians - because in a country where the choice is between a fascist and a fascist, "Only the strong win."