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Every Country Will Have Armed Drones Within Ten Years

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An airman with the 451st Air Expeditionary Group motions towards a MQ-9 Reaper drone taxiing at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan on March 20, 2014. | DoD photo by Capt. Brian Wagner, U.S. Air Force

Virtually every country on Earth will be able to build or acquire drones capable of firing missiles within the next ten years. Armed aerial drones will be used for targeted killings, terrorism and the government suppression of civil unrest. What’s worse, say experts, it’s too late for the United States to do anything about it.

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