MOSCOW, 14 Mar — RIA Novosti. The President of the United States Donald trump gave the CIA the power to strike blows to positions of terrorists with drones, the Agency reports Market Watch citing a source.
Thus, trump has canceled adopted during the presidency of Barack Obama the constraints under which drones could only be used to determine the location of the terrorists.
It is noted that the CIA first used new powers to eradicate Syria’s Deputy of the leader “al-Qaeda”* Ahmed Hassan Abu al-Khayra al-Masri. He was killed in February in Idlib province when the air strike, the U.S. air force.
* A terrorist group banned in Russia.