Monday 21 May 2018

'The armed drone is really one of the defining weapons of the post 9-11 period'

'The armed drone is really one of the defining weapons of the post 9-11 period'

What role does drone warfare play in contemporary conflict?

Chris Woods is an investigative journalist who leads Airwars, a project that tracks and records military actions in conflict zones.

In our interview, he discusses the use of armed drones since 9/11 and explores how this particular type of weapon has become a ‘lightning rod’ in discussions about modern warfare.  

Age of Terror: Art since 9/11 is a contemporary art exhibition at IWM London and examines how artists have responded to recent conflict.

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