Predator Drones

Surveillance = Killing

Kevin Lo | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK
Kevin Lo

Reprieve recently filed a complaint with the UK government regarding BT's role in facilitating surveillance that leads to killing. BT has persistently refused to come clean on its collaboration with intelligence agencies. We can only hope that the UK government can get from BT the answers we deserve.

This Stealth Attack Drone Is Terrifying, British ... And Invisible

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Tech

BAE has in its possession one of the single coolest and most terrifying pieces of advanced military hardware in the world: the Taranis stealth drone. ...

This #BringBackOurGirls Message Will Remind You Of Drone Horror

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Politics

First Lady Michelle Obama backed efforts to rescue more than 270 teenage girls who had been abducted by the Boko Haram terrorist group last month, pos...

Cabinet Minister Lambasts Obama Over Drones Policy In Pakistan

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Politics

A senior British government minister has lambasted Barack Obama's policy of using drone strikes against Taliban and al Qaida leaders in Pakistan, addi...

Apple Under Pressure To Publish Drone App

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Tech

Politicians and activists are continuing to put pressure on Apple to publish a controversial app which monitors drone strike locations - after the com...

'Drone Pilots Are More Effective When Distracted' Reports MIT

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Tech

Military drone operators flying deadly aircraft by remote control would be more effective if they were distracted more often, a study has found. Ye...

Iran Fires At US Drone

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

Iran has fired at a US drone whilst it was in international airspace, the Pentagon announced. In the first ever acknowledgement of such action, a P...

Amputee Marine Looks To The Future

PA | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK

While many will be looking back over the years of fighting and the lives lost, as the 11th anniversary of the start of the war in Afghanistan passes, ...

The State-Of-The Art Pilotless Technology Waging War In Pakistan

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK

The drones deployed by America with the aim of wiping out insurgents in north-west Pakistan are state of the art. The two types currently deployed ...

Absolute Zero: the CIA's Drone War and Civilians

Chris Woods | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK
Chris Woods

Out in the world, there are consistent and credible reports of dead civilians, including children, killed in the strikes. Reconciling the two positions seems unlikely.