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Bradley Jay Strawser (ed), Killing by Remote Control: The Ethics of an Unmanned Military

OUP USA, 2013; 304pp; £32.50


Drones defied

On 4 June, six Christian peace activists were held overnight after breaking into the British drones base, RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire, and planting a peace garden.

‘Thomas, we love you!’

German activists up the anti


War is not a video game!

A report from the ‘Ground the Drones’ march


Drones, Trident... buzz off!

On 13 April, protesters gathered outside the ministry of defence drone testing site near Aberporth.


Real world drones

Recent polls suppress the disturbing realities behind US and UK drone strikes


Drone terrorism

Britain supports US strikes and prepares its own killer drone base in Lincolnshire


Keeping the drones

On 19 December, the Daily Telegraph reported that British Tornado fighter-bombers and armed Reaper drones could continue to fly after the official British ‘withdrawal’ from Afghanistan in 2014.&nbs

Drone strike kills 14

In mid-January, a NATO rocket strike killed 14 villagers in Hasan Khel in Wardak province, Afghanistan, according to a report in the Sunday Times, quoting an Afghan army officer, second lieutenant

Action on drones in Wrexham as MPs drone on in parliament

On 11 December 2012, as MPs in London prepared to debate British involvement in drone warfare, Wrexham Peace & Justice Forum (WPJF) held an information stall about drones – unmanned aerial vehi