Drones seem to a favorite weapon of the Obama administration in regards to the war on terrorists. They have been significantly involved in approved airstrikes both in Iraq and Afghanistan. An undisclosed analyst for the military states that up to 95% of direct target killings in these countries since 2011 have been conducted with the use of drones.

"Predator and Hellfire" by Brigadier Lance Mans, Deputy Director, NATO Special Operations Coordination Centre

"Predator and Hellfire" by Brigadier Lance Mans, Deputy Director, NATO Special Operations Coordination Centre

There are plenty of countries out there that don’t like the concept what is dubbed “drone war”. Some countries have been protesting it and are showing a higher level of hate for the US than in the past. The Pakistan militia has a campaign in place that says the US is spying on them. They also report that the US is killing innocent civilians.

A report compiled from the United Nations (UN) in 2010 also raised some concerns. Many allies of the US are hesitant to speak at all about the use of drones. They don’t want to get into a conflict about it. The conclusion is that there is a lack of good information about drone use in the military. It has made many people, and even leaders of various countries uneasy.

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