US carries out 15 air strikes near Iraq dam: Military

US warplanes and drones carried out 15 air strikes on Monday against Islamic State militants battling for control of a major dam in northern Iraq, the military said.

US drone strikes in Pakistan`s North Waziristan kill 16 militants

Sixteen militants were killed in in two US drone strikes within last 24 hours in Pakistan`s restive tribal region, ending a five-month hiatus.

US drone strike kills four al Qaeda members in Yemen

At least four members of the Yemen-based al Qaeda offshoot were killed when a US drone bombed their vehicle in the central province of Marib.

Drone kills 15 `Qaeda`, 3 civilians in Yemen: Security

A drone strike Saturday killed 15 Al-Qaeda suspects and three civilians in Yemen`s central Baida province, a stronghold of the extremist group, a security official said.

Pakistanis target drones with giant posters of child victims

A group of Pakistani artists are hoping to generate "empathy" among US drone operators by placing giant posters of children meant to be seen from the air in the country`s troubled tribal regions.

Australia plan for drones to patrol borders: Report

Australia plans to buy seven giant unmanned drones for Aus$3 billion (US$2.7 billion), potentially to help patrol its borders, a report said on Saturday.

Pak drone victim disappears

Pakistani drone attack victim, who was due to travel to Europe this week to give evidence to parliamentarians, has gone missing after he was picked up by unknown persons from his house in Rawalpindi.

McCain fury over `secret` Congress move on drones

A political row erupted after a media reported that US lawmakers secretly inserted language into a huge spending bill that blocks major changes to the nation`s controversial drone programme.

US drone kills 4 militants in Pakistan`s tribal belt

A US drone targeted a house in Pakistan`s restive North Waziristan tribal region, killing four militants, including foreign fighters, officials said on Thursday.

Pak conveys to US its `deep concerns` over drone strike

Pakistan on Friday said it has conveyed to the US its "deep concerns" over a rare drone strike outside the country`s tribal areas that killed at least six persons and demanded the halting of such attacks.

Pakistan to raise US drone strikes issue at UN

Pakistan is preparing to raise issue of US drone attacks at United Nations, after recommendation of the resolution adopted in the All-Parties Conference (APC) hosted by the government.

Al Qaeda man among 4 killed in US drone strike

At least four persons, including an alleged Al Qaeda militant, were killed when a US drone struck in the lawless North Waziristan region after a lull in the CIA`s spy plane campaign in Pakistan.

US drone kills two in Pak, first hit in Ramadan

At least two persons were killed on Sunday when a US drone targeted a suspected militant`s compound in tribal region close to Afghan border in northwest Pakistan, the first strike in the month of Ramadan.

Pak warns US drone strikes could lead to `stand-off`

After US drone strike killed 18 suspected militants, Pakistan warned America that continuation of attacks by CIA-operated spy planes in tribal areas could lead to direct stand-off between 2 nations.

Pakistan protests US drone strikes after 18 killed

Pakistan demanded an immediate end to the US drone strikes Wednesday while lodging its protest against the Tuesday strikes in the mountanious region of North Waziristan agency that killed 18 people, Geo News reported.

Pakistan condemns drone attack in North Waziristan

Pakistan strongly condemned the US drone attack in North Waziristan tribal region which killed four people a day ago, while urging Washington to "stop such attacks based on mutual respect and established international norms".

Two killed in Pakistan drone attack

At least two suspected Islamist militants were killed Sunday in a drone attack in Pakistan`s northwest tribal region, a media report said.

Pak Taliban chief`s cousin killed in US drone attack

Wali Muhammad alias Toofan Mehsud was believed to be killed in the attack in South Waziristan Sunday, Xinhua reported citing local media.

Need alternate way to eliminate terrorists: Pak PM

Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf expressed Pakistan`s opposition to the campaign by the CIA-operated spy planes and said the two sides should find "alternative ways to eliminate terrorists".

US drone strikes kills five militants in Pakistan

CIA-operated spy planes fired four missiles at the compound in Hurmuz village.