us drone strikes
Hafiz Saeed Khan was leader of the Islamic State branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
The Somalian militant group has showed no signs of stopping its attacks.
U.S. drone strikes have killed scores of civilians in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia.
The U.S. drone program in the country is highly controversial among Pakistanis.
The Bush and Obama administrations pioneered the crossing of sovereign borders without permission for an ongoing killing process not defined as war and which has regularly taken out ordinary civilians, including significant numbers of children.