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  • Ground Zero in the Robot Air WarTue Jan 19, 2016 | thedailybeast.com
    Just three months after Baghdad publicly revealed its first Chinese-made CH-4 drones and one month after the drones launched their first missiles at enemy forces in Iraq, a...
  • How America Broke Its Drone ForceSat Jun 20, 2015 | thedailybeast.com
    In a tent at Nellis Air Force Base on the northern edge of Las Vegas, the officer in charge of a U.S. Air Force drone unit strolled into a meeting with the 20 or so pilots...
  • Drone Pilots Are Quitting In Record NumbersThu Mar 05, 2015 | motherjones.com
    The US drone war across much of the Greater Middle East and parts of Africa is in crisis and not because civilians are dying or the target list for that war or the right to...
  • How We Missed Mullah OmarTue Sep 16, 2014 | politico.com
    By the time President Bush announced the beginning of the war in Afghanistan on Oct. 7, 2001, at 1 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, the United States’ new secret weapon, the...
  • U.S. to disclose legal justification for drone strikes on AmericansTue May 20, 2014 | reuters.com
    The U.S. government will disclose its legal justification for the use of drones against U.S. citizens suspected of terrorism, a senior Obama administration official said on...
  • Drones of the Future Will Make Own DecisionsThu Jan 02, 2014 | nation.time.com
    Prepare for "swarms" of unmanned drones able to choose their own targets
  • New Year, new laws: Obamacare, pot, guns and dronesMon Dec 30, 2013 | edition.cnn.com
    Not everyone subscribes to a New Year's resolution, but Americans will be required to follow new laws in 2014. Some 40,000 measures taking effect range from sweeping,...
  • Drone kills Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud; Pakistani officials accuse U.S. of ‘sabotage’Fri Nov 01, 2013 | washingtonpost.com
    Pakistan’s interior minister on Friday accused the United States of attempting to “sabotage” efforts to hold peace talks with the Pakistani Taliban after a suspected U.S....
  • Unmanned Drones May Have Their Greatest Impact on AgricultureTue Mar 26, 2013 | thedailybeast.com
    Unmanned drones have emerged as a controversial tool for the military and national security apparatus. But in a few years, they may become ubiquitous over America’s farms.
  • Exclusive: No More Drones For CIATue Mar 19, 2013 | thedailybeast.com
    Three officials tell Daniel Klaidman the White House is poised to shift the CIA’s drone program to the Pentagon.