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  1. News - China Insider - SECURITY

    Police arrest four in Beijing after mysterious drone forces diversion of civilian planes

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 02:06pm by Chris Luo

    ... security” after they were linked to the self-modified drone that cruised near Beijing International Airport and “seriously interrupted flight orders” on Sunday, local media reported on Tuesday. Advances in unmanned-aircraft technologies around the world have spawned a drone craze in China in recent years, with videographers, technology geeks and even aspiring businesses investing ...

  2. News - World - YEMEN

    'US drone kills' six Qaeda suspects in Yemen

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 02:04pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Aden An apparent US drone strike killed six suspected Al-Qaeda militants overnight, a Yemeni military source told AFP on Sunday. The six suspects were travelling ... “A night drone strike targeted two cars of Al-Qaeda militants in Wadi Dhiqa in Mahfad, killing the six people inside them,” the official said. In a major offensive in summer last year, ...

  3. News - World - SECURITY

    Drone detector alerts you to neighbourhood spies

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:26am by The Guardian

    ... The Guardian Drone detector alerts you to neighbourhood spies Privacy is going to be more difficult to protect than ever in the drone-filled age. Competitors, thieves, or even just your neighbours could be spying on your every move using a remote-controlled flying camera. That's the kind of paranoia Domestic Drone Countermeasures (DDC) is hoping to tap into with its new ...

  4. News - China Insider - DEFENCE

    Chinese company denies links to suspected North Korean drones that crashed in South

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:03am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Beijing-based firm's drones have caused buzz for their striking similarities to mystery UAVs Two drones that crashed recently in South Korea were not sold by a Chinese retailer, whose products bear a striking resemblance to the crashed drones, according to a company spokesperson. “We have nothing to do with this,” a spokeswoman ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Hong Kong's 'hands off' regulations prompt growth in drone flying by amateurs

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com As airborne drones become affordable to amateurs, a lack of regulation encourages enthusiasts- and raises privacy fears for others Our skies are within reach... of everyone As the out-of-breath tourists gazed from the top of the steps to the Tian Tan Buddha, a drone flew overhead, offering its operator an even greater view, without the exertion. ...

  6. News - China - DEFENCE

    Taiwan starts sending drones to spy on mainland China

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:02pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Drones used for monitoring airspace in the Taiwan Strait for possible missile strikes Taiwan has started using unmanned surveillance aircraft to spy on mainland China to reduce the risk to its pilots from an increased deployment of mainland missiles. The Taiwanese army in March commissioned a fleet of 32 drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), ...

  7. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel shoots down Hamas drone as calls for Gaza ceasefire mount

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 07:23pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Gaza No sign ceasefire near after week of violence as Israel, Hamas say fight not over Israel said it shot down a drone from Gaza a week into its offensive on Monday, the first ... several drones to carry out “special missions” deep inside Israel – a development which, if confirmed, would mark a step up in the sophistication of its arsenal. More than 166 Palestinians, most ...

  8. News - World - SECURITY

    Criminal drones, corporate armies: Think tank looks to security's future

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:32am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London The future of security involves cheaper technology and a lessening of the sense of national identity, a British think tank predicts Criminal drones, corporate armies Large multinational corporations could develop their own highly capable security forces. Criminals and terrorists will have access to increasingly cheap unmanned drones and space satellites. ...

  9. News - World - SECURITY

    US drones use phone signals for targeting, new site Intercept reports

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington News site debuts with report that NSA is using electronic tracking rather than human intelligence to mark people for lethal attacks U.S. drones 'use ... surveillance, such as mobile phone location, rather than human intelligence to locate targets for lethal drone strikes. The report said the NSA "geolocates" the SIM card or handset ...

  10. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    US caught in dilemma over whether to kill US citizen linked to al-Qaeda

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 09:59pm by AFP

    ... Associated Press in Washington CIA drones are tracking al-Qaeda suspect, but under new rules only the military can attack Officials mull strike to kill US citizen A debate is under way ... the complexities of Barack Obama's new stricter targeting guidelines for the use of deadly drones. The CIA drones watching the suspect cannot strike because he is an American citizen. The Pentagon ...




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