Iraq

04.26.17
DJI grounded its drones in Iraq and Syria to lock out extremists
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DJI grounded its drones in Iraq and Syria to lock out extremists

The drone maker is reportedly helping fight terror with geofenced no-fly zones.

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02.16.17
President Trump plans to order a new travel ban next week
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President Trump plans to order a new travel ban next week

The executive order will address issues raised in the lawsuit currently halting his Jan. 27th ban.

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06.28.16
Iraqis use off-the-shelf drones to battle ISIS
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Iraqis use off-the-shelf drones to battle ISIS

When you don't have a military's budget, everyday drones can handle recon in a pinch.

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04.07.16
Facebook is being used to sell weapons in the Middle East
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Facebook is being used to sell weapons in the Middle East

Facebook Groups in Libya, Syria, Iraq and more are being used to negotiate sales.

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10.21.15
America's drone strike program needs a low-tech fix
10.21.15

America's drone strike program needs a low-tech fix

The drone program was supposed to be a "scalpel" that could cleanly excise terrorists with minimal collateral damage. What we got was mosquito hunting with a shotgun.

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07.22.15
Pentagon confirms Iraq drone crash that surfaced online
07.22.15

Pentagon confirms Iraq drone crash that surfaced online

The images of a crashed drone in the middle of an Iraqi desert started circulating online on Monday, prompting the Pentagon to admit that yes, the military owns it and is working to bring it back to its base.

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