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Did Obama keep his drone promises? - CNN.com

www.cnn.com/2013/10/25/opinion/bergen-drone-promises/

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 ...

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

www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2011/oct/05/john-fleming/should-obama-apologize-policy-shift-drone-strikes-/

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?

www.newsweek.com/obama-keeping-his-promise-constrain-use-drones-304375

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, ...

Washington Monthly | President Obama Kept His Promises to Native ...

washingtonmonthly.com/2016/09/28/president-obama-kept-his-promises-to-native-americans/

Sep 28, 2016 ... President Obama Kept His Promises to Native Americans ... making promises that they don't/can't keep when they get elected. .... Sure did. I am sure gonna miss him and the Nation will as well (wether they yet know it or not).

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

www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/a-look-at-how-obama-is-keeping-up-with-his-2008-promises_us_55e09a0de4b0b7a96338ca2f

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 ...

President Obama, who hoped to sow peace, instead led the nation ...

www.latimes.com/projects/la-na-pol-obama-at-war/

Jan 13, 2017 ... He leaves a very different legacy as he prepares to hand his ... U.S. military forces have been at war for all eight years of Obama's tenure, ... The administration built secret drone bases and other facilities in ... U.S. soldiers keep watch in the southern desert of Iraq before a September 2010 troop drawdown.

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 Bost...

Obama Just Got The Drone Back From China. Trump's Response Is ...

occupydemocrats.com/2016/12/18/obama-just-got-the-drone-back-from-china-trumps-response-is-ridiculous/

Dec 18, 2016 ... Even before he's sworn in Trump is reneging on his promise to be ... Trump says China should KEEP drone hours after aide credits him for ...

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

www.wsj.com/articles/barack-obamas-long-awaited-drone-program-revamp-preserves-a-cia-role-1466088122

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 ...

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

www.washingtonpost.com/politics/hope-fades-on-obamas-vow-to-bring-troops-home-before-presidency-ends/2015/10/12/cc0daaec-6781-11e5-9ef3-fde182507eac_story.html

Oct 12, 2015 ... Obama and his closest foreign policy advisers laid out the reasons for his military commanders. Keeping as many as 10,000 troops in Afghanistan indefinitely at a cost of .... This was the rationale driving his drone campaign and Special .... who “ did not level with the American people about the costs of war.”.