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Did Obama keep his drone promises? - CNN.com

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Oct 25, 2013 ... On May 23, President Barack Obama gave a major speech at the National Defense University in Washington stating his intention to recalibrate ...

Did Obama Keep His Campaign Promises? | ClickHole

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Jul 14, 2015 ... Barack Obama made a fair amount of promises during his initial run for ... A Top ISIS Commander Or Richard Karn Was Killed In A Drone Strike.

Obama Made A Lot Of Promises On This Day In 2008. Here's How ...

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Aug 28, 2015 ... In his speech, he made a lot of promises about what he would do as president ... Seven years later, we looked at how he's keeping up with those promises. ... Obama did attempt to address this by including proposed changes in his .... next- generation warfare like cybersecurity and drone programs, and less ...

Obama told friends he reneged on progressive promises out of fear ...

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Jun 3, 2013 ... He was talking about his recent article calling Obama “a wuss” and ... loyalty to him than all those other thugs out there who did the torture and so forth. ... civil and human rights, ask McGovern about the Obama drones speech.

Promises, promises: did Obama keep his State of the Union pledges ...

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Jan 12, 2016 ... Fewer than half of Barack Obama's biggest promises as president have been kept, according to a Guardian audit published on the eve of his ...

Obama's Drone Revamp Gives Military Bigger Responsibility, Keeps ...

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Jun 16, 2016 ... A long promised plan by President Barack Obama to shift control of U.S. drone ... Obama's Drone Revamp Gives Military Bigger Responsibility, Keeps CIA Role .... Aides say Mr. Obama didn't appreciate at the time of his National ... out high- value targets, as he did in May when U.S. military drones killed ...

Obama reframes counterterrorism policy with new rules on drones ...

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May 23, 2013 ... Neither I, nor any president, can promise the total defeat of terror,” he declared. ... In discussing his drone strategy he indicated his remorse over the innocent ..... I'll be curious if the right wing actually tells Obama he should KEEP the ...... And, not once did I see in his revised rules for drones where he w...

Has Obama Kept His Open-Government Pledge? - ProPublica

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Feb 11, 2013 ... In his first term, President Obama promised that government would “do business ... We take a look at how he did on keeping his promise and what to .... with drone operations as compared to the Bush administration enhanced ...

Obama's Speech on Drone Policy - The New York Times

www.nytimes.com/2013/05/24/us/politics/transcript-of-obamas-speech-on-drone-policy.html

May 23, 2013 ... Following is a transcript of President Obama's speech on U.S. drone and ... speech on counterterrorism of his second term and announced a shift in his administration's use of drones. ... Neither I, nor any President, can promise the total defeat of terror. ... They did not direct the attacks in Benghazi or Bosto...

Drone Strikes Reveal Uncomfortable Truth: U.S. Is Often Unsure ...

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Apr 23, 2015 ... But a third, more covert war he made his own, escalating drone strikes in ... and determined to try to keep the United States out of new quagmires. ... embed. Ms. Stohl noted that Mr. Obama and his top aides have repeatedly promised greater ... Military and intelligence officials said they did not know that the ...

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Should President Barack Obama apologize for flip-flop on drone ...

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Oct 5, 2011 ... But did Obama -- as Fleming suggests -- do a 180 on drone attacks? We see no ... None of the 500-plus campaign promises we have been tracking dealt with drones. In Google and Nexis searches, we found no criticism of drone attacks by Obama or his campaign aides. .... Keep up to date with PolitiFact.

Is Obama Keeping His Promise to Constrain the Use of Drones?

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Feb 4, 2015 ... A man walks past a graffiti, denouncing strikes by U.S. drones in Yemen, ... doesn 't necessarily mean Obama is failing to keep his promise, ...

Hope fades on Obama's vow to bring troops home before ...

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Oct 12, 2015 ... Keeping as many as 10,000 troops in Afghanistan indefinitely at a ... This was the rationale driving his drone campaign and Special Operations raids. .... Six years later, as a presidential candidate, Obama had run on a promise to pull all ... who “ did not level with the American people about the costs of war.”.