The Obama Administration has dramatically escalated targeted killing by drones as a central feature of its counterterrorism response. Over the past two years, the administration has begun to reveal more about the targeted killing program, including in a leaked Department
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Issue Brief | March 28, 2016
10 Steps the Administration Can Take to Improve Transparency and Accountability for Drone Strikes and Targeted Killing
Download THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION has repeatedly emphasized its strong commitment to transparency and accountability, including with respect to national security, counterterrorism, and military...
Letter | March 16, 2016
Download PDF Dear President Obama: Since your first days in office, you have emphasized the importance of transparency to a strong democracy and accountable government. Over the years, your...
Letter | May 14, 2015
May 13, 2015 The Honorable Barack Obama President of the United States of America White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. Washington, D.C. 20500 Re: Public Acknowledgement and Investigations...
Testimony | May 20, 2014
Statement for the Record of Human Rights First on the Authorization For Use Of Military Force After Iraq And Afghanistan
Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations May 21, 2014 Download SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS Human Rights First welcomes the Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s attention to the...