World AFGHANISTAN & PAKISTAN
Infographic

A look at U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan

AFGHANISTAN

Kabul

Peshawar

Federally Administered Tribal Areas

PAKISTAN

Federally Administered Tribal Areas

Kabul

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

The CIA has carried out more than 400 drone strikes in Pakistan’s tribal areas since 2004, according to data gathered by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, a British nonprofit. In the last decade, the drones have killed at least 2,400 people in the region. At least 400 of those reported killed were civilians, 172 of them children.

2004

Drone strikes

1

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2005

3

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2006

2

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2007

5

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2008

38

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2009

54

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2010

128

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2011

75

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2012

50

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2013

27

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2014

25

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

2015

7

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

As of April 23, 2015

Total deaths

(minimum) count

2015

2004

Civilian deaths

(minimum) count

2015

2004

2005

2006

Drone strikes

2004

3

2

1

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

2007

2008

2009

5

38

54

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

2010

2011

2012

75

128

50

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

2013

2014

2015

27

25

7

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

AFGHANISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

PAKISTAN

As of April 23, 2015

Total deaths

Civilian deaths

(minimum) count

(minimum) count

2004

2015

2004

2015

Source: Bureau of Investigative Journalism, Mapbox, OpenStreetMap, L.A. Times reporting

Additional credits: Lorena Iñiguez Elebee

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