Posts Tagged ‘Arabian Peninsula’

U.S. operating armed drones in Ethiopia: report

Friday, October 28, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 28,2011


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WASHINGTON, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) — The Unite States is using armed drones to carry out counterterrorism missions in Ethiopia, The Washington Post reported Thursday. Read more…

U.S. building secret drone bases in Africa, Arabian Peninsula, officials say – The Washington Post

Thursday, September 22, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 22,2011

 U.S. Africa Command/Major Eric Hilliard – The Seychelles, where the U.S. had temporarily stationed MQ-9s under the operational authority of U.S. Africa Command, now houses a base where a small fleet of “hunter-killer” drones resumed operations this month. Read more…

Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake Strikes Pakistan

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 19,2011.

By Helena Zhu & Mimi Li Epoch Times Staff 
Pakistan Earthquake: A U.S. Geological Survey map showing the location of the magnitude 7.2 earthquake that hit southern Pakistan on Read more…