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Drone killings draw ire of Amnesty International | The National

A leading human rights organisation has criticised the United States’ increasing use of drone aircraft for the targeted killing of terrorism suspects overseas and questioned its legality.

Amnesty International, in its global review of human rights issues, said the US drone policy was shrouded in secrecy but the killings appeared to amount to extrajudicial executions that violate international rights laws.

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