Drone Casualty Estimates In Yemen, Somalia, Pakistan

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Keeping track of all of the confirmed drone attack casualties in any location is very difficult, as the attacks are intended to be kept quiet. We’ve reached out to The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, whom has compiled a data-set which we found to be accurate.

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CIA Drone Strikes in Pakistan 2004–2013

Total US strikes: 371
Obama strikes: 320
Total reported killed: 2,505-3,584
Civilians reported killed: 407-928
Children reported killed: 164-195
Total reported injured: 1,111-1,493

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US Covert Action in Yemen 2002–2013

Confirmed US drone strikes: 54-64Total reported killed: 269-393
Civilians reported killed: 19-58
Children reported killed: 3
Reported injured: 65-147

Possible extra US drone strikes: 81-100Total reported killed: 285-461
Civilians reported killed: 23-48
Children reported killed: 6-9
Reported injured: 83-109

All other US covert operations: 12-77Total reported killed: 148-377
Civilians reported killed: 60-88
Children reported killed: 25-26
Reported injured: 22-111

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US Covert Action in Somalia 2007–2013

US drone strikes: 3-9Total reported killed: 7-27
Civilians reported killed: 0-15
Children reported killed: 0
Reported injured: 2-24

All other US covert operations: 7-14Total reported killed: 47-143
Civilians reported killed: 7-42
Children reported killed: 1-3
Reported injured: 12-20


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