Why Obama's 'targeted killing' is worse than Bush's torture

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'Targeted killing' is the killing of certain individuals away from battle zones using military means, including missiles, bombs and commando raids. The missiles and bombs are often delivered by drone aircraft. Given the munitions, it is the rare attack that spares the lives of bystanders -- over 2,200 persons are estimated to have been killed in the three years of the Obama administration in Pakistan alone.

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The author is correct in saying both clearly viola... by Richard Pietrasz on Sunday, Jan 22, 2012 at 12:11:55 PM