DJI, headquartered in Shenzhen, is one of the biggest makers of civilian drones used by photographers, businesses and hobbyists. Photo: AFP
DJI, headquartered in Shenzhen, is one of the biggest makers of civilian drones used by photographers, businesses and hobbyists. Photo: AFP
Ukraine war

Ukraine calls on Chinese drone maker DJI to stop use by Russia

  • Vice-Prime Minister Mykhailo Federov says the civilian models are being used by the Russian army to help target their missiles
  • DJI says it can’t deactivate individual drones, but can impose software restrictions usually used to keep drones away from airports or other sensitive areas

DJI, headquartered in Shenzhen, is one of the biggest makers of civilian drones used by photographers, businesses and hobbyists. Photo: AFP
DJI, headquartered in Shenzhen, is one of the biggest makers of civilian drones used by photographers, businesses and hobbyists. Photo: AFP
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