Surviving the Killing Fields, a Worldwide Challenge

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by Kathy Kelly and Nick Mottern, published on Common Dreams, October 10, 2022

Awaiting discharge from a hospital in Cairo, Adel Al Manthari, a Yemeni civilian, faces months of physical therapy and mounting medical bills following three surgeries since 2018, when a U.S. weaponized drone killed four of his cousins and left him mangled, burnt and barely alive, bedridden to this day.

On October 7th,  President Biden announced, through Administration officials briefing the press, a new policy regulating U.S. drone attacks, purportedly intended to reduce the numbers of civilian casualties from the attacks. Continue reading “Surviving the Killing Fields, a Worldwide Challenge”