Tag: Drones

6 Years to Launch Case Against CIA: Pakistani Man Finally Gets Chance to Sue US Over Fatal Drone Strike

A high court in Islamabad has finally ordered the Pakistani government to initiate criminal proceedings against the CIA over a drone strike that killed the brother and son of journalist Karim Khan back in 2009, his lawyer told RT. Khan first started his legal push in 2010. “Finally, Islamabad high court ordered the Pakistan government to initiate criminal proceedings against...

Game of Drones: RT documentary meets victims & executioners of deadly US attacks in Pakistan

Drone strikes have become as easy as a video game, with deadly attacks launched by the simple touch of a joystick. RT’s documentary ‘Game of Drones’ includes emotional accounts from those on either side of the attacks – both victims and executioners.Unmanned drones have become the weapons of choice for the governments in their fight against terrorism, but such attacks...

The Russians Have Already Shot Down Numerous US Drones Violating Crimean Airspace (Video)

And one of them, the mother of all drones, the massive Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Global Hawk, was apparently commandeered by Russian electronic warfare and landed in Simferopol The war you don’t hear about: numerous American military aircraft (albeit of the unmanned variety, though with the possibility of being armed and dangerous) have apparently been violating Russian airspace, leading to the...

Ivan the Terminator: Russia Is Showing Off Its New Robot Soldier

Russia is touting its Iron Man — a humanoid military robot — in the new global arms race that has sprung up over high-tech weaponry. “The development of a special military robot is one of the priorities of military construction in Russia,” the Russian daily newspaper Komsomolskaya Pravda reported recently. The purpose of Iron Man, the newspaper continued, is to “replace the...