Tag Archives: White House

Is the US drone fleet at ‘breaking point’?

Media attention was aroused by the collision of a drone with a tree on the South Lawn of the White House on Monday, reportedly prompting the Secret Service to go into ‘lockdown’. But dozens of social media sites have been … Continue reading

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CIA-Pentagon turf war

In the last post on this site it was reported that New York Times journalist Mark Mazzetti, author of a book on drones, wrote that a number of bungled drone strikes carried out by the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC) … Continue reading

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