Politics & Government

June 23, 2014 9:58 AM

Capture wasn’t feasible, memo on drone killings states

An American leader of al Qaida based overseas could be killed without violating international or U.S. law because he was a senior member of a terrorist group who posed a continuous threat to the United States and whose capture wasn’t feasible, according to a Justice Department memorandum that was declassified Monday.

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