Thursday, 21 June , 2018

drones

William Hartung, Selling Arms as if There Were No Tomorrow

by William Hartung April 1, 2018 Few American exports are more successful globally than things that go boom in the night: Hollywood movies -- especially, of...

Google admits collaboration with illegal US drone murder program

By Andre Damon 8 March 2018 In another milestone in the growing integration between the military-intelligence complex and Silicon Valley, Google’s parent company Alphabet...

Moscow Concerned With Escalation of Tensions as Israel Attacks Syria

10.02.2018 The Russian Foreign Ministry has called on the global community to respect Syria's sovereignty and the territorial integrity of the countries of the Middle...

Drones attack Russians in Syria

Russian Ministry of Defense announcement SYRIA Security system of the Russian Khmeimim air base and Russian Naval CSS point in the city of Tartus successfully...

Trump, Pentagon shaken by mounting crisis over Niger deaths

By Patrick Martin Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, gave a televised press briefing Monday afternoon on the US military...

Trump Poised to Drop Some Limits on Drone Strikes and Commando...

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is preparing to dismantle key Obama-era limits on drone strikes and commando raids outside conventional battlefields, according to officials...

Export of Israeli drones frozen after suspected live demo in Armenia

By Anna Ahronheim The Defense Ministry has suspended the export license of Israeli firm Aeronautics Defense Systems following an investigation into claims Azerbaijan asked it...

“I don’t know how many people I’ve killed,” says US drone...

Launched under George W. Bush in 2002, drone warfare is part of the explosion of American militarism aimed at establishing US global hegemony. That drone strikes constitute war crimes under international law has not slowed their pace. Far from it. The British human rights organization, Reprieve, currently estimates the “US has used drones to execute without trial some 4,700 people––that we know of.”

Combat Robots: On the Surface and Underwater

There is the widespread belief that unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones, are used as an alternative air reconnaissance and for strikes against distant targets. The United States used them in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Somalia and other countries

Tony Blair and his role

By David Runciman Since he left office in 2007 Tony Blair has been hawking his wares around the world, from Nigeria to Kazakhstan. What has...