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Armed Drones

David Wood

Drone Man: A Candid, Chilling Conversation With Our Top Drone Pilot

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

He always watches for the kids. Peering through cameras and sensors from his computer station thousands of miles away, he absorbs the details of da...

Obama Drone War 'Kill Chain' Brings War's Toll Home To U.S.

David Wood | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics
David Wood

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. -- In the secretive U.S. war of armed drones, the kill chain runs through a highly classified, windowless brick building h...

David Wood

Armed Drone Attacks Blur Legal Definition Of 'Battlefield'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 02.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After a CIA Predator drone released its guided bomb high over Yemen on Nov. 3, 2002, the resulting explosion did more than kill six susp...

David Wood

In Armed Drones Debate, The Real Issue Is Killing

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The debate over armed drones and whether the United States should use missile-firing robots to kill people identified as terrorists is a...

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Pakistan Ambassador: U.S. Armed Drone Strikes Are 'Red Line'

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Smarting under the U.S. drone attacks it calls a violation of its sovereignty and international law, Pakistan has threatened to withhold...

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Armed Terrorist Drones Could Target President, Says Ex-U.S. Intelligence Chief

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 01.22.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- As the technology for arming drones spreads around the world, terrorists could use the unmanned, missile-firing aircraft to attack and k...

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Cheap And Deadly, U.S. Drones Ignite Global Arms Race In Unmanned Strike Weapons

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 11.27.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- The drone wars are here. While President Obama ponders new legal and moral guidelines to govern America's growing use of armed robot ...