Drones

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn 's "deep ties to defense contractors," explored Friday by Bloomberg , raise additional questions about his potential ethical conflicts as President-elect Donald Trump's national security advisor . According to Bloomberg : Just last week, he was re-elected to a paid position on the board of a surveillance drone company with...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The White House has said it will halt planned arms sales to Saudi Arabia over...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
For the first time ever, a civilian survivor of a U.S. drone strike attended a...

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Crowdfunding has reached new, weird, possibly inevitable levels with Ukraine nationalists now raising money from online supporters to fund the country's "first people's infantry battalion," starting with a "People's Drone" to patrol the Russian border and moving on to include bulletproof vests, painkillers, a sniper unit and anything else "the boys needed." The site has raised 71% of its goal to arm the sniper unit and over its goal for the drone, which could be good or bad news, depending on...