SYRACUSE - Upstate New Yorkers marched on a drone maintenance facility at the Hancock Air National Guard base on Sunday April 15. The purpose, according to the Syracuse Peace Council, was "to remember the victims of drones." [contact: Carol Baum, firstname.lastname@example.org]
Recent Congressional hearings have demanded accountability and disclosure regarding civilian casualties and targeting criteria used in drone strikes. The drone war in Pakistan is a pre-emptive war carried out without any formal approval of the Pakistani government. The Pakistan war is cloaked in secrecy from the media, the Congress and the American people.