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A drone designed and constructed by Concepcion University and the Chilean army is seen during a flight test at Concepcion city, some 500 km (311 miles) south of Santiago, November 23, 2012. The drone, called "Lascar", is equipped with day and night cameras and has a maximum speed of 120 km/h. It will be used for volcano monitoring and search and rescue tasks. REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra (CHILE - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) - RTR3ASVE

US says has ‘inadvertently’ killed at least 116 civilians in drone attacks

US says has ‘inadvertently’ killed at least 116 civilians in drone attacks

The unintentional deaths came in a total of 473 CIA and military counterterrorism strikes up to the end of 2015 that the administration said have taken between 2372 and 2581 militants permanently off the battlefield in countries where the United States is not at war, which would include Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia and Libya.

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