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July 2, 2013

UN To Investigate Obama’s Killer Drone Program

Filed under: Impeachment Evidence,Impeachment News — Ifp @ 9:46 pm

LarouchePAC — President Obama’s killer drone program is about to come under scrutiny from the UN Human Rights Council, announced Ben Emmerson QC, the UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and implementation of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism, during a speech delivered yesterday at Harvard University Law School. Emmerson reported that a dedicated investigative unit will be set up in Geneva to examine the legality of drone attacks in cases where civilians are killed in so-called “targeted” counter-terrorism operations.

Emmerson’s colleague on the Human Rights Council, South African lawyer Christoph Heyns, the UN Special Rapporteur for extrajudical killings, issued a report, last summer, sharply critical of the U.S. drone program, and warned that war crimes may have been committed in the process of carrying it out. At that time, the U.S. representative on the council refused to answer the special rapporteur’s concerns about the legality and the secrecy of the program, and, indeed, the Obama Administration’s attitude has long been that no one, including the American population, has a right to know anything about it, except what the Administration decides to say about it.

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