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Noah Shachtman> Military Stats Reveal Epicenter of U.S. Drone War

Military Stats Reveal Epicenter of U.S. Drone War Forget Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia, and all the other secret little warzones. The real center of the U.S. drone campaign is in plain sight — on the hot and open battlefield of Afghanistan. Article and photo by Noah Shachtman      November 9, 2012 Posted November 13, 2012  From The Danger Room via Ground […]

The Guardian> Are drones any more immoral than other weapons of war?

Are drones any more immoral than other weapons of war? The central issue comes down to how combatants are identified and what efforts are made to protect civilians By Peter Beaumont   The Observer, Saturday 18 August 2012 The Guardian A US Predator drone over Kandahar air field, southern Afghanistan. Photograph: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP Three years ago, I came […]