Afghan villagers are being affected by Predator drones, or benghai (“buzzing of flies” in Pashto).
Attorney General Eric Holder said on March 6 that more transparency is needed in the administration’s controversial drone program and hinted that President Barack Obama agreed.
There are conflicting reports over whether Iran captured a drone during a military operation.
A memo that was leaked from the U.S. Department of Justice shows the legal basis for using drone strikes to kill American citizens if they are leaders of al-Qaeda or [...]
The West African country of Niger has granted the United States permission to deploy surveillance drones to gain more intelligence on Islamist fighters in northern Mali.
The United Nations has launched a probe into drone strikes in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen, and Somalia.
An American drone was found by fishermen in waters off the Philippines on Monday, prompting concerns among local military officials and activist groups.
By charting the course of technology over the last several years and predicting its continued path, it’s fair to say that we have an interesting year ahead of us.
On Tuesday Iran claimed it had captured another American drone over the Persian Gulf, U.S. officials denied the claim.
While most media coverage has focused solely on drones used in combat zones abroad, the unmanned aircraft are increasingly used for other many other purposes including [...]