Anti-Drone Protests

Waqas filed this request with the Air National Guard of the United States of America.
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From: Waqas Mirza

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Any e-mails sent or received by the Air National Guard to or from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) regarding the anti-drone protesters and protests at the Hancock Air National Guard base.

Any e-mails sent or received by Colonel Earl A Evans regarding his restraining order against anti-drone protesters.

The protests and the restraining order have been widely covered in the local and international press. See for example:

You may restrict your search from September 1, 2012 to December 30, 2012.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Waqas Mirza

From: Air National Guard

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.


Good Morning,

Your request for records has been received and is currently being processed by our office as FOIA Request #2016-02633. Please use this number whenever referencing this request with our office. Your request is currently at position 235 in our queue with an estimated completion date of October 31, 2017. This date is only an estimate which is based upon the date your request was first received by a FOIA requester service center.

Please contact our office if you have any additional questions or concerns regarding your request.

Mr. Ronnie T. Beharry
National Guard Bureau
Deputy Chief, Office of Information and Privacy
The National Guard Bureau
111 S. George Mason Drive, Bldg 2
Arlington, VA 22204
Tel: (DSN) 327-2918 (COMM) 703-607-2918 (Toll Free) 844-573-2939
Fax: (DSN) 327-3684 (COMM) 703-607-3684

From: Air National Guard

A no responsive documents response.

From: Air National Guard

Dear Mr Mirza,

USAFCENT is currently processing your Freedom of Information Act Request
case 2018-02578-F." A copy of the credibility assessment for the US-led
coalition airstrike on July 20, 2016 in Syria. According to Colonel Chris
Garver a credibility assessment was completed by July 27, 2016 and a formal
investigation was launched into the airstrike. See for example: Caution-
." (Date Range for Record Search: From 7/20/2016 to 7/27/2016)

We expect to reply to your request not later than 27 Sep 18. However, if we
find we are unable to meet the time limits in this instance because the
records are classified and must be reviewed for possible declassification by
other activities or agencies we will be in contact.

If you have any questions concerning your request, you may contact us at
(803) 885-5600 or by email at
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number when making inquiries.



FOIA Case 2018-02578-F

From: Air National Guard

Mr. Mirza,

Thank you for contacting AFCENT FOIA office. If you are inquiring about FOIA
2016-02633-F; our office is not handling that request. Please contact the
FOIA office that you submitted that request with.