Surviving Under Drones

9 Heart breaking stories of Drone Strike Survivors in Pakistan

Sadaullah Wazir, a former student from Machi Khel in Mir Ali, North Waziristan, was seriously injured in a September 2009 drone attack on his grandfather’s house. He has filed a complaint with the UN Human Rights Council.

Khairullah Jan’s brother died in a drone strike.

Dawood Ishaq is a father of four young children and sells vegetables for a living.

Firoz Ali Khan works as a shopkeeper in Miranshah.

Waleed Shiraz, 22, was pursuing a degree in Political Science and taking various foreign language courses before the drone strike.

Ismail Hussain’s cousin passed away in a drone attack.

Tahir Afzal’s brother passed away during a drone strike.

Khalid Raheem is an Elder of his community.

All stories have been excerpted from Living Under Drones. These are real testimonies of survivors that were hit by the Drone Strikes in Pakistan. Visit to find out more.

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