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  1. News - World - MILITARY

    Drone strike on US soil possible, says Holder

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington An 'extraordinary circumstance' could require lethal force, attorney general tells senator Drone strike on US soil possible, says Holder United States forces could launch a deadly drone strike against a target on US soil if there was an "extraordinary circumstance", Attorney General Eric Holder said in a letter to US Senator ...

  2. News - China - MILITARY

    After drones, China turns to unmanned vessels to boost its marine power

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 09:18am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Beijing's military build up embraces new technology as unmanned drones set to serve underseas China is developing unmanned marine equivalents of drones to strengthen its power at sea. Government funding of robotic vessel research has increased dramatically, mainly from the military, according to scientists involved in the work. At least ...

  3. News - China - MILITARY

    China ‘mulls revamping military regions in bid to strengthen attack capability’

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 04:11pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... plans to deploy three Global Hawk drones between April next year and March 2016, Yomiuri said. Misawa is located about 2,300 kilometres (1,430 miles) north of the Senkakus which Chinese ... the Global Hawk drone is capable of flying more than 30 hours non-stop and detecting the movements of vessels, aircraft and missiles within a radius of 500 kilometres from an altitude of 18,000 ...



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