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August 21, 2013 8:58 am

UN Human Rights Chief Challenges Israel and U.S. on Drone Use

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Ynet – The UN human rights chief is urging the United States and Israel to clarify the legal basis for the use of armed drones in Pakistan,Yemen and Gaza.

Navi Pillay told a UN Security Council meeting Monday on protection of civilians that “the current lack of transparency surrounding their use creates an accountability vacuum and affects the ability of victims to seek redress.”

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