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Israel Bombs Lebanon

Sunday reports indicate an Israeli warplane bombed a remote Lebanese Bekaa region to destroy one of its drones apparently downed. An IDF spokeswoman declined to comment. A Lebanese security source said it’s not entirely clear what happened “but most probably it was an Israeli airstrike to destroy its downed drone” – whether because of mechanical


Defeating Drones: How To Build A Thermal Evasion Suit (VIDEO)

This article was written by Brandon Smith and the included video was a joint project between Oath Keepers and Alt-Market Asymmetric tactics rely on the idea of fighting smarter, rather than fighting directly, against a larger or more technologically advanced aggressor. It means turning your opponent’s strengths into weaknesses. For instance, if your opponent relies


Corporations Are Helping NASA Track Every Drone In The Sky

By: Graham Templeton | Extreme Tech – These days, drones are causing a lot of, if not problems, certainly headlines. They are popping up near secure areas, over flight paths, and outside the windows of pretty ladies. The obvious solution to the problem of ballooning use of drones is the same as the historical solution


Why Elites Love Drones

By: Robert J. Burrowes |  I sometimes read that drone strikes are counterproductive to western security interests because each person killed by a drone results in more new ‘terrorists’. See, for example, ‘The more civilians US drones kill in the Mideast, the more radicals they create’. http://rt.com/op-edge/252705-drone-operation-us-strategy-military/. However, this analysis completely fails to understand what


Just Google It: Info On How To Hack A Military Drone Is Already Online

By: Sputnik News | The information necessary to hack a military drone is freely available to the public, in academic publications and online documents, according to an Israeli defense manufacturer. One such paper was published just a month before Iran claimed it downed a CIA stealth drone in 2011, Esti Peshin said Monday at the Defensive Cyberspace Operations


Obama-Authorized Murder By Drones

  Obama-authorized drone killings are cold-blooded murder by any standard – mostly affecting noncombatant civilians, innocent men, women and children in harm’s way. Former Obama White House press secretary Jay Carney lied calling drone strikes “precise, lawful and effective.” They’re indiscriminate and lawless. They accomplish no geopolitical objectives. They arouse great public anger in targeted


US Drone Strike “Accidentally” Kills US And Italian Citizens

By: SM Gibson | The Anti Media – Two hostages that were being held by Al-Qaeda on the border of Pakistan and Afghanistan were killed earlier this year by a US drone strike, the White House has admitted. “It is with tremendous sorrow that we recently concluded that a US government counterterrorism operation in January killed two


Chile Is First Latin America Country To Allow Drones

Chile introduced regulations Friday making it the first country in Latin America to officially allow drone flights. The measure regulates both the public and private use of drones, remote-controlled aircraft whose use has skyrocketed in recent years for uses ranging from military airstrikes to delivering mail. “Drones are aircraft that were operating outside the law.


US Government Targeted Second American Citizen For Assassination

By: Andre Damon | RINF – A lead article in Monday’s New York Times describing a debate within the US government over whether to assassinate another American citizen brings into relief one basic fact: the United States is run by criminals. The Times article revealed the name of an American citizen who had been placed


Syria Shoots Down U.S. Drone Over Latakia

Brandon Turbeville | Activist Post – On March 17, 2015, the Syrian military apparently shot down a U.S. Predator Drone drove over the Northwestern city of Latakia in Syria. The United States has confirmed that it lost contact with a drone but has stated that it was unclear whether or not the drone had been shot


American Drone Operators Are Quitting In Record Numbers

By: TomDispach – An internal Air Force memo reveals that the US military’s drone wars are in major trouble. The US drone war across much of the Greater Middle East and parts of Africa is in crisis, and not because civilians are dying or the target list for that war or the right to wage


Drones Now Collecting Your Mobile Data To Create Targeted Ads: “With Drones, It Becomes So Much Easier”

By: Mac Slavo | SHTFplan.com – It seems that the NSA, the feds and law enforcement aren’t the only ones monitoring cell phone data and mobile devices. The Ad companies are in on it, too – and are now using drones to spy, err.. track, err… keep pace with consumers. Here’s what Venture Beat is reporting


Obama To Give Jihadists The Ability To Order Airstrikes (VIDEO)

By: Mikael Thalen | Infowars – “Rebels” who pledged allegiance to ISIS to control American bombers in Syria. The Obama administration is preparing to equip the so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels with the ability to order U.S. air strikes despite the group’s admitted allegiance to the Islamic State. Members of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) will


Obama’s Drone War Death Count Surpasses Spanish Inquisition

By: SM Gibson | The Anti Media – Nobel Peace Prize winner Barack Obama’s covert drone war has done something in 6 years that it took the Spanish Inquisition 350 years to accomplish. It has killed more than 2,400 people. In fact, the president’s death count by drone has reached a staggering 2,464. The kicker is


FBI Has Either Lied To Public About Its Drone Program Or Inaccurately Defended Need For Secrecy

By: Kevin Gosztola | The Dissenter – Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) has been pursuing a lawsuit against the FBI for records on the agency’s drone program. A recent filing in the case suggests the FBI has either lied to the public about the scope of its drone program or it has


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