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Report: Sharp Decline in Confirmed Civilian Casualties by Drone Strikes

A new report by a London-based organization says there has been a sharp decline in confirmed civilian casualties by U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan.The Bureau of Investigative Journalism issued its assessment in its recent annual report.Speaking in London Tuesday, the bureau's senior reporter on drones, Alice Ross, said that in 2013, only 27 suspected drone strikes took place in Pakistan. That was the lowest number since U.S. President Barack Obama took office five years ago. Ross told...

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