[ If unmanned, weaponised military drones don’t bother you
– then you just haven’t been paying enough attention. ]
[ This drone was spotted over Illinois – the other day ]
In 2011 they were deployed in Libya, Somalia, Afghanistan, Yemen, Pakistan, Iraq, Palestine and Turkey.
According to the Economist, drone strikes have increased by 1,200 per cent since 2005.
This is equivalent to one strike every four days.
Modern warfare is transforming
and could lead to the deployment of military robots
that make attack decisions independently.