TV News LIES

Monday, Oct 14th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News War U.S. secret: CIA collaborated with Pakistan spy agency in drone war

U.S. secret: CIA collaborated with Pakistan spy agency in drone war

E-mail Print PDF

Drone attacksEven as its civilian leaders publicly decried U.S. drone attacks as breaches of sovereignty and international law, Pakistan’s premier intelligence agency secretly worked for years with the CIA on strikes that killed Pakistani insurgent leaders and scores of suspected lower-level fighters, according to classified U.S. intelligence reports.

Dozens of civilians also reportedly died in the strikes in the semi-autonomous tribal region of Pakistan bordering Afghanistan that is a stronghold of al Qaida, Afghan militants, other foreign jihadists and a tangle of violent Pakistani Islamist groups.

Copies of top-secret U.S. intelligence reports reviewed by McClatchy provide the first official confirmation of joint operations involving drones between the U.S. spy agency and Pakistan’s powerful army-run Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate, or ISI, as well as previously unknown details of that cooperation.

The review takes on important significance as the administration reportedly is preparing to expand the use of drones in Afghanistan and North Africa amid a widespread debate over the legality of the strikes in Pakistan.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


U.S. Forces Try to Stop Syrian Regime Forces From Helping Kurds Fight Turkey

US forces reportedly prevent Syrians and Russians from helping KurdsU.S. forces battled to contain the deployment of Syrian regime troops on Monday, as President Bashar...

US service member among dead in Taliban suicide attack in Kabul

US serviceman killed in Kabul attack A Taliban suicide car bombing in Kabul has killed a US service member, a Romanian soldier...

Senators demand briefing on Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria

Lindsay GrahamSens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Christopher Coons (D-Del.) are demanding an all-senators briefing immediately on President...

U.S. says two troops killed in combat in Afghanistan

2 US troops killed in AfghanistanTwo U.S. service members have been killed in combat in Afghanistan, officials said Wednesday. The NATO Resolute...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!