Gareth Porter: Report Shows Drones Strikes Based on Scant EvidenceQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|In January 2008, Bush allowed the CIA to target locations rather than identified al Qaeda leaders if those locations were linked to a 'signature' -' a pattern of behaviour on the part of al Qaeda officials that had been observed over time. That meant the CIA could now bomb a motorcade or a house if it was believed to be linked to al Qaeda, without identifying any particular individual target.|
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