In our monthly press review, we translate, analyze and summarize news from various European publications on the issues of drones. In November 2019 the most frequent topics discussed in drone news concerned their use by several parties in the conflict in Libya, and their ongoing development and acquisition in Europe. The further development of autonomy in the use of armed...

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Though it is far from establishing a European Army, the EU is being increasingly adapted for military purposes. New instruments related to the integration, financing, and coordination of military research, development, and operations have been created in quick succession. Military unmanned systems, or drones, have taken a central stage within these developments. Their development is considered to be essential for...

On 15 May 2019, PAX hosted a conference, in collaboration with Chatham House, which explored European perspectives on remote warfare. The event brought together experts on European and international security, emerging technologies, and the ethics and conduct of war, to discuss key issues related to remote warfare. Participants included those working in academia, think-tanks, NGOs and the media. The conference included...

In our monthly press review, we translate, analyze and summarize news from various European publications on the issues of drones. In October 2019 the most frequent topics discussed in drone news were the French and Czech plans for their use of armed drones, the use of drones in Libya and Lebanon, ongoing drone rivalry between the US and China, and...

In our monthly press review, we translate, analyze and summarize news from various European publications on the issues of drones. In September 2019 the most frequent topics discussed in drone news were the drone attacks on Saudi oil installations, the innocent casualties caused by drone strikes in Afghanistan, and how drones have the changed the face of warfare....