Tag: Drones

Civilian Deaths by U.S. Drone Strikes Constitute ‘War Crimes’ Says Amnesty International
By October 22, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Civilian Deaths by U.S. Drone Strikes Constitute ‘War Crimes’ Says Amnesty International

The U.S. drone strikes throughout the Islamic world have garnered considerable opposition in recent years. It seems that the means itself, of exceedingly remote targeting and bombing, lends itself to abuse and mistakes. One thing is for certain: there are a significant number of those killed by U.S. aerial drone strikes who have been confirmed […]

New Rounds of Civilian Drone Strike Deaths In Yemen

New Rounds of Civilian Drone Strike Deaths In Yemen

By Isa Abu Jamal Mohammed Mukhashaf reported recently for Reuters that local officials and residents in Yemen’s southern Lahj Province experienced devastating drone strike, killing another round of victims in the region already plagued by US drone strikes. Angus McDowall explains the vehicle was traveling on a mountain road late on Saturday evening “killing its two occupants […]

A List of Muslim Children Killed by US Drone Strikes
By July 20, 2013 3 Comments Read More →

A List of Muslim Children Killed by US Drone Strikes

A recent Marine Times article ran the alarming headline “Some Afghan kids aren’t bystanders” on December 3, reporting on the death of three Muslim children in Afghanistan. They were apparently targeted by a U.S. military drone because they appeared to be digging a hole in a road. Army Lt. Col. Marion Carrington, quoted in the article, said […]

City Legalizes Shooting Down Drones!
By July 20, 2013 2 Comments Read More →

City Legalizes Shooting Down Drones!

This past April Fool’s Day, a powerfully convincing joke spread like wildfire through Gun Culture. TheLuckyGunner.com offered preorders for a new anti-drone tactical load for 12 gauge shotguns. Many hundreds of thousands quickly tried to add the ammunition to their shopping carts, only to find that it was an April Fool’s Day joke. The dead […]

Drone Crash Closes Major Road in Florida
By July 18, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Drone Crash Closes Major Road in Florida

For the second time in a week, a Drone has been destroyed at Tyndall Air Force Base. The latest crash came Wednesday morning around 8:25 when the drone crashed alongside US 98 in the Silver Flag area on the east side of the base. Eye witnesses say the QF 4 drone crashed while taking off, […]