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Amnesty Calls on U.S. to End Pakistan Drone Strikes

The Britain-based rights group Amnesty International has called on the U.S. to end the secrecy surrounding its drone campaign in Pakistan. In a report out Tuesday, Amnesty said the U.S. "appears to have committed very serious" human rights violations that might even amount to war crimes. Amnesty's report outlines 45 missile strikes by pilotless planes in Pakistan's North Waziristan tribal territory between January 2012 to August 2013. It says in one strike, a 68-year-old ...

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