November 05, 2012
The Ultimate Missile Defense: Drones?
Japanese missile defenses were unable to track N. Korea’s April missile launch. Could drones be the solution?
October 01, 2012
When Drones Decide to Kill on Their Own
“…the idea that drones could start making life-and-death decisions should be cause for concern.”
July 20, 2012
Do Drone Strikes on al-Qaida Make Us Safer?
Moral or immoral, do drone strikes work? Sean M. Lynn-Jones weighs the evidence.
February 20, 2012
Drone Warfare Goes Local
UAV’s are nothing new in warfare. But private groups are now using such technology to support their aims.
February 06, 2012
Obama's Drone War
President Obama’s admission of drone strikes in Pakistan was telling. They may, however, not be very effective.
December 30, 2011
Iran’s Imperfect Trap for Obama
The threat to blockade the Strait of Hormuz could come back to haunt Iran’s leaders. Still, Obama will be wary of becoming the second president to come unstuck over Iran.
December 24, 2011
How Downed U.S. Drone Helps China
Access to a downed U.S. stealth drone would offer plenty of scope for China to reverse engineer key technologies. Will Iran give it the chance?
December 12, 2011
U.S. "Asks Iran for Drone Back"
The U.S. admits it has asked for a downed drone back from Iran. But plenty of questions are still swirling.
December 09, 2011
Iran's Drone Fake?
Iran is claiming to have America’s RQ-170 UAV drone seemingly intact. Some suspect the images were faked.