Who among the following is leading a U.N. inquiry into the legality of American drone attacks and their impact on civilians in Pakistan, Afghanistan and several other countries?

Who among the following is leading a U.N. inquiry into the legality of American drone attacks and their impact on civilians in Pakistan, Afghanistan and several other countries?
[A]Thomas Kibling
[B]Joanna Buckley
[C]Ben Emmerson
[D]Nick Armstrong

Ben Emmerson
A British human rights lawyer is to lead a U.N. inquiry into the legality of American drone attacks and their impact on civilians in Pakistan, Afghanistan and several other countries. Ben Emmerson, QC, who will head a team of international experts in his capacity as a U.N. Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Counter- terrorism, said that the “exponential’’ rise in the use of drone technology represented “a real challenge to the framework of international law”.

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