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Are drones changing the nature of warfare?

June 8, 2015 12:40 pm0 comments
Are drones changing the nature of warfare?

“A life for a life”, an eye for an eye, everything is so black and white in Prince Harry’s world, well in his military world. The good guys kill the bad guys, just like in the movies, or in the video games. I’m sure his military leaders would be proud; […]

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Drones In The UK

June 3, 2015 5:19 pm0 comments
Drones In The UK

The advance of technology has naturally brought devices that were originally too expensive or specialised into the hands of the public. Over the past decade there have been vast developments in the world of UAV’s (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) resulting in technologies like Droneshift‘s quadcopters landing in the public’s hands as […]

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Killing of innocent civilians in Pakistan in drone attacks should not remain unpunished

November 19, 2013 2:47 pm0 comments
Killing of innocent civilians in Pakistan in drone attacks should not remain unpunished

Global human rights organization Amnesty International called the US authorities to investigate unlawful drone killings in Pakistan. The report, “’Will I be next?’ US drone strikes in Pakistan,” which was published on the website of the organization on October 22 and describes 45 drone strikes in northwestern Pakistan between January […]

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Use of Drones has potential catastrophic consequences

May 15, 2013 5:49 pm0 comments
Use of Drones has potential catastrophic consequences

The United States use of drones began under George W. Bush era, but their use has dramatically increased under Barack Obama’s, as the new way to fight al-Qaeda and other terrorist organisations in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen and Somalia. Since 2004 there have been 283 drone strikes in the border region […]

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