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    Notable targeted killings under President Obama

    Pres­id­ent Obama has au­thor­ized Navy SEALs to kill Osama bin Laden in Pakistan and ap­proved the fatal drone strike on an Amer­ic­an cler­ic in Ye­men. Since tak­ing of­fice, he has sent U.S. troops in­to ac­tion on land or in the skies of sev­en coun­tries on two con­tin­ents. Be­low are some of the tar­geted killings un­der the Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion.

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    Published: Oct. 21, 2011
    Sources: Times research
    Credits: Scott Wilson, Maloy Moore, TimelineSetter
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