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Pakistan News Tribune
USA to pay $3 million to Italian aid worker killed in drone in Pakistanwas one of the two aid workers killed in the strike in April last year. The oth
USA to pay $3 million to Italian aid worker killed in drone in Pakistan
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
was one of the two aid workers killed in the strike in April last year. The other aid worker was an American citizen named Warren Weinstein who had been in Pakistan for nearly a decade working as an aid worker and economic adviser when he was... Read more
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Daily Mail
US will pay $3m for Italian aid worker killed in 2015 drone strikeGiovanni Lo Porto was held hostage in an al-Qaeda compound along with 73-year-o
US will pay $3m for Italian aid worker killed in 2015 drone strike
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Giovanni Lo Porto was held hostage in an al-Qaeda compound along with 73-year-old American Warren Weinstein, and the two died in the US counter-terrorism mission after drone surveillance failed to detect the civilians inside. Lo Porto's settlement... Read more
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New Kerala
US pays $1.3mn to family of Italian hostage killed by drone strike - newkerala.com #119861the attack took place in Pakistan. In April 2015, US President Barack Obama ad
US pays $1.3mn to family of Italian hostage killed by drone strike - newkerala.com #119861
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
the attack took place in Pakistan. In April 2015, US President Barack Obama admitted that Lo Porto and another aid worker, Warren Weinstein, were killed in a drone strike against a suspected Al Qaeda base in the border region between Afghanistan... Read more
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asianage
US to pay $1 million for drone deathof a victim of a drone strike, following the President’s admission in 2015 that
US to pay $1 million for drone death
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
of a victim of a drone strike, following the President’s admission in 2015 that Giovanni Lo Porto and an American named Warren Weinstein had accidentally been killed in a secret counter-terrorism mission. Lo Porto and Weinstein were Al Qaeda’s... Read more
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International Business Times
US government to pay '$1.2m' to Italian family of drone strike victim held by al-Qaedaby a drone strike in Pakistan, say reports. The 37-year-old was being held host
US government to pay '$1.2m' to Italian family of drone strike victim held by al-Qaeda
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
by a drone strike in Pakistan, say reports. The 37-year-old was being held hostage by al-Qaeda alongside US aid worker Warren Weinstein, 73, when their compound was hit by a drone strike in January 2015. It is the first documented payment of... Read more
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Boston Globe
US agrees to pay nearly $3m to family of Italian killed in CIA strikeHouse pledged that their families would be compensated. But the administration
US agrees to pay nearly $3m to family of Italian killed in CIA strike
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
House pledged that their families would be compensated. But the administration remains at an impasse with relatives of Warren Weinstein, a Rockville, Md., resident who was abducted by Al Qaeda in 2011 while working in Lahore, Pakistan, on a US... Read more
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EuroNews
US pay drone strike victim's familycall ‘secret counter-terrorism missions.’ Obama admitted last year that Giovan
US pay drone strike victim's family
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
call ‘secret counter-terrorism missions.’ Obama admitted last year that Giovanni Lo Porto was killed alongside US citizen Warren Weinstein by a US drone whilst they were being held hostage by al-Qaeda. But the payment was described as ‘a donation... Read more
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Newsmax
US Will Pay $1.1 Million to Drone Victim's Familyvictim killed outside a declared warzone. Last year, President Barack Obama ac
US Will Pay $1.1 Million to Drone Victim's Family
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
victim killed outside a declared warzone. Last year, President Barack Obama acknowledged that Lo Porto and an American, Warren Weinstein, 73, had accidentally been killed in the drone mission and expressed his regret. The Guardian said it is... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Drone Killing: Cash Is No Substitute for Genuine Transparencyhostage by al-Qaida at the time of his death. Last year, President Obama, ackno
Drone Killing: Cash Is No Substitute for Genuine Transparency
CommonDreams.org / Posted 14 days ago
hostage by al-Qaida at the time of his death. Last year, President Obama, acknowledged that Lo Porto and an American named Warren Weinstein, 73, had accidentally been killed in a secret counter-terrorism mission. In April 2015, President Obama... Read more
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Business Insider
Obama Administration will pay $1.32 million to the family of an Italian worker accidentally killed by droneLo Porto, 37, was killed accidentally by a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan as par
Obama Administration will pay $1.32 million to the family of an Italian worker accidentally killed by drone
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Lo Porto, 37, was killed accidentally by a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan as part of a counter-terrorism mission in 2015. Warren Weinstein, a 73-year-old American, was also killed during that same drone strike. "I will not see my son at home with... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
US Ex-Drone Operators Join Yemeni Drone Victim in Court Challenge2015, President Obama publicly apologized for the drone killing of an American
US Ex-Drone Operators Join Yemeni Drone Victim in Court Challenge
CommonDreams.org / Posted 22 days ago
2015, President Obama publicly apologized for the drone killing of an American and an Italian citizen held in Pakistan – Warren Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto – and announced an independent inquiry into their killings. Faisal's family has not... Read more
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