Tag: CIA

Weekly Roundup 3/20/17

March 13, 2017 – March 19, 2017 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone We spoke to Rolling…

The Disposition Matrix

By Dan Gettinger On Thursday, April 23, President Obama acknowledged that a CIA drone strike had accidentally killed an American and an Italian in northwest Pakistan in January. The two men, Warren Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto, were aid workers…

Weekly Roundup 4/13/15

4/6/15-4/12/15 If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone As the FAA grants more and more exemptions for the commercial…

Weekly Roundup 12/22

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Wondering what to read this holiday season? We’ve chosen the best drone…

Weekly Roundup 7/22

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. News American drones struck several targets in Pakistan, reportedly killing up to 20 people. The strikes took place in Datta Khel,…

Weekly Roundup 4/7

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone If an autonomous drone does something harmful, who is responsible? If…

Drone Strikes in Pakistan on Hold

By Dan Gettinger The Washington Post reported on Tuesday that, over the past month, the U.S. government has cut back on the number of drone strikes before peace talks begin between the Pakistani government and the Pakistani Taliban (TTP). According…

Weekly Roundup 1/21

If you would like to receive the Weekly Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page. At the Center for the Study of the Drone Artist and writer James Bridle, whose bold creative interventions into the…

Weekly Roundup 12/2

If you would like to receive the Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe at the bottom of the page.  At the Center for the Study of the Drone On November 26, an Israeli mall and cinema complex was converted into…

Weekly Roundup 11/12

At the Center for the Study of the Drone Drones are heating up the territorial dispute between China and Japan over the Senkaku Islands. At the same time, China is expanding research and production of their own drones and Japan…

Weekly Roundup 11/4

At the Center for the Study of the Drone While aerial drones dominate the media spotlight, their lowly ground-based counterparts are quickly developing and proliferating around the world, with profound consequences for the future of warfighting. We explore the strange…

Weekly Roundup 10/21

If you would like to receive the Roundup in your inbox, please subscribe below.  News Documents leaked by Edward Snowden show that the CIA has relied on signals intelligence collected by the National Security Agency to conduct drone strikes. The…