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(MENAFN- Asia Times) On August 29, in the final days of its 20-year occupation of Afghanistan, the United States launched a drone strike, firing a 20-pound (9-kilogram) Hellfire missile at an aid worker named Zemari Ahmadi as he parked his car outside his home in a residential neighborhood of Kabul.The strike killed Ahmadi and
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Photo: An RQ-1L Predator from the 57th Wing Operations Group, Nellis AFB, Nevada, makes its way back to the hanger at a forward operating base in ENDURING FREEDOM area. This aircraft just returned from a flight over Afghanistan in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. The Predator is a medium-altitude, long-endurance, unmanned aerial vehicle system used for reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition.