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The Wedding That a U.S. Drone Strike Turned Into a Funeral

A human-rights activist who interviewed witnesses said women and children in a nearby village are still too fearful to sleep through the night.<p>The world learned in December that a U.S. drone strike in Yemen killed numerous wedding-goers as they made their way to a young couple's celebration.<p>Obama …

What really happened when a US drone hit a Yemeni wedding convoy?

Iona Craig<p>JISHM, Yemen – On Dec. 12, 2013, shortly before the sun dipped behind the mountains and left a handful of modest stone-built homes and grazing goats in a fading silhouette, the ground shook. Across the valley, black smoke billowed into the sky. In the moments it took for the repeated …

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US weighs killing American in drone strike

Another of the US officials said the Pentagon did ultimately decide to recommend lethal action.<p>The officials said the suspected terrorist is well …