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USA: Unmanned Air Vehicles

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 134642, tabled on 28 March 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with the US administration on the maintenance of the presidential policy guidance on use of drone strikes issued under President Obama; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

16 April 2018

The British Government has not held any recent discussions with the US Government on the maintenance of the Presidential Policy Guidance on approving direct action against terrorist targets issued in 2013.

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