Obama Orders Release of Drone Memos to LawmakersQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
Become a Fan
|The White House on Wednesday directed the Justice Department to release to the two Congressional Intelligence Committees classified documents discussing the legal justification for the use of drones in targeting American citizens abroad who are considered terrorists. The decision to release the legal memos to the Intelligence Committees came under pressure, two days after a bipartisan group of 11 senators joined a growing chorus asking for more information about the legal justification for targeted killings, especially of Americans.|
The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.
This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.