national-security

How the U.S. intelligence stacks up against what Britain and France found.

The use of unmanned drones to target suspected terrorists is the rare issue that garners wide bipartisan support.

"Frankly, we made very clear that if there were any women or children that were involved that we would not take a shot," the defense secretary said in an interview. But such strikes have not come without hundreds of civilian casualties, according to one estimate.