In this Jan. 31, 2010 file photo, an unmanned U.S. Predator drone flies over Kandahar Air Field, southern Afghanistan, on a moon-lit night. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)

October 2012 Update: US Covert Actions In Pakistan, Yemen And Somalia

By Chris Woods, Alice Ross and Jack Serle Pakistan: Reported casualties from CIA drone strikes in Pakistan double this month compared with September. Agency targets include a North Waziristan madrassa, killing at least 16. Yemen: Thirteen named militants are among those killed in Yemen, with US operations continuing below their May 2012 peak. Somalia: No US drone strikes are again reported from Somalia, […]