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Dispatch from the future



Yemen drone strikes

US president Barack Obama personally intervened to prevent the release of a Yemeni journalist who revealed that a 2009 airstrike that killed 14 women and 21 childre

Drones news

Drone Wars UK held an important strategy day in Birmingham on 14 January.

Drones kill "blobs in shadows"

The human reality behind the statistics


£600,000 domes

On 31 August, the New Zealand high court imposed £600,000 in damages and costs on three peace activists who punctured a dome at a US national security agency base at Waihopai in New Zealand on 30 A

Anglo-French drones?

Drone Wars UK's Chris Coles examines the latest wranglings surrounding the planned Anglo-French drone.


NEAT action

On 26 July, 170 peace activists from 17 countries entered the “North European Aerospace Test Range” (NEAT) in north Sweden in an act of nonviolent civil disobedience.

Epynt pilgrimage against drones

Military training protested on "Armed Forces Day".


DSEi drones and destruction

Ian Pocock looks at the actions planned for this years DSEi arms fair.


Death by drone

160 children killed in Pakistan