Pakistanis and American citizens hold banners and chant slogans against drone attacks in Pakistani tribal belt, in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012. A group of American anti-war activists are in Pakistan with plans to join a "march"€ into the country'€™s tribal belt to protest U.S. drone strikes in the rugged northwest territory. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

US Support For Drones Remains Strong Despite Mounting Evidence

(MintPress) – The U.S. defines “terrorism” as “premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by subnational groups or clandestine agents.” The response to non-state actors, particularly al-Qaida, after 9/11 has been robust, with wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and now, the use of unmanned drones to strike targets in Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia and other […]