unmanned military drones http://kbia.org en How US drone strikes impact Pakistan http://kbia.org/post/how-us-drone-strikes-impact-pakistan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The United States government has escalated the uses of drone strikes in Pakistan and in Yemen since the start of the year. And now the U.S. appears to be considering the use of drone strikes in Mali, a North African country where French forces are helping the government fight Islamist militants and rebels.</span></p><p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 22:26:36 +0000 David Reed 28149 at http://kbia.org How US drone strikes impact Pakistan Legislator pushes to limit drone use http://kbia.org/post/legislator-pushes-limit-drone-use <p></p><p>A northwestern Missouri lawmaker is seeking to limit the use of drones and other unmanned aerial vehicles.</p><p>The legislation would require law enforcement officers get a warrant before using a drone in Missouri. It also would prohibit the use of drones by people, organizations or government agencies for the surveillance of farms. Republican Rep. Casey Guernsey of Bethany is proposing the measure.</p><p>Guernsey says he does not want state government to monitor residents more than it currently does.</p> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 21:35:39 +0000 Associated Press 26644 at http://kbia.org Legislator pushes to limit drone use Mo. drone protesters found guilty of trespassing http://kbia.org/post/mo-drone-protesters-found-guilty-trespassing <p>Two anti-war activists have been convicted in federal court of misdemeanor trespassing at central Missouri's Whiteman Air Force Base to protest the use of unmanned military drones.</p><p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 13:47:36 +0000 Associated Press 20918 at http://kbia.org Mo. drone protesters found guilty of trespassing