1. UK launches first drone strike from British soil

    ... The British Royal Force launched it's first ever drone strike from UK soil. Prior to this week ... to reports the UK will conduct future missions from their own country. ... the British military used a small base located in the Nevada to conduct UAV operations, but according

  2. Anti-hunting group hires 'ethical' surveillance drone

    foxhunt

    ... organisation based in the UK and the Netherlands, is making a variety of drones (from tiny rotorcraft ... with politically.\ This week, ShadowView agreed to supply drone surveillance to the British anti-fox ... have a new surveillance tool: the remotely piloted aircraft, or drone. ShadowView, a non-profit

  3. Belize and Guatemala:Uneasy neighbors

    ... is also quite prevalent. Mennonite farmers came to Belize from Mexico in search of rich, new soil ... was liberated from Spain by the British Empire in a fierce naval battle near Fort George in Belize City ... the opportunity to rename the land "British Honduras," carving the land away from Guatemala. One

  4. The filibuster heard 'round the world?

    ... soil without first being charged with a crime, without first being found to be guilty by a court ... of a domestic drone strike is further worn down, conditioned into weary complacency or even mob consensus ... nomination to become head of the CIA. "I will speak as long as it takes," the junior senator from

  5. Defense Department folds on drone medals

    armed_drone

    ... States." He confirmed Obama "has the power to authorize lethal force, such as a drone strike ... statement, assuring Paul that the president would not use lethal drone attacks on Americans on U.S. soil. ... ranking higher than the Purple Heart or the Bronze Star for drone operators. The announcement today

  6. Look what drones over America can do now!

    drone

    ... lethal force, such as a drone strike, against a U.S. citizen on U.S. soil, and without trial." Utah ... Holder's statement that a drone attack could be ordered on a U.S. citizen on American soil ... told Paul in response to a question from the senator that the U.S. never has carried out a drone

  7. Rogue drone crashes, gives up operator's secrets

    DroneRogue

    ... , in response to a question from Paul, Holder said the U.S. never has carried out a drone strike against a U.S ... lethal force, such as a drone strike, against a U.S. citizen on U.S. soil, and without trial." ... in a filibuster in the U.S. Senate over President Obama's apparently willingness to carry out a drone strike

  8. Rand Paul demands FBI explain drone ops

    drones

    ... said the U.S. never has carried out a drone strike against a U.S. citizen on American soil ... a drone strike on an American citizen under certain circumstances. Paul forced the administration ... soil?' The answer to that question is no." Previously, in response to a question from Paul, Holder

  9. If America were a healthy nation

    ... simply wanted an assurance from Attorney General Eric Holder that President Obama couldn't issue a drone ... strike on a noncombatant American on U.S. soil, so for 13 hours he engaged in a dramatic filibuster ... to launch drone strikes on American citizens on U.S. soil. Let's get one thing straight: Were

  10. Medvedev proposes prosecution for Russia space failure

    ... , a probe designed to bring back soil samples from the Mars moon Phobos got stuck in Earth's orbit ... on Saturday following a series of failed launches that have embarrassed Russia. Earlier this month ... , leaving Russia's first interplanetary mission in years with almost no chance of success. The probe