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United Nations: Give Us Drones!

Libs_Are_UsefulIdiots Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 5:24 PM
lois00001 Wrote: 11 minutes ago (5:10 PM) I have; I guess I'm not paranoid or stupid because I don't really see this ever happening. >yeah, that's what Neville Chamberlain and Joe Kennedy said too.
Lance852 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 5:28 PM
"Peace in our times" under the U.N. and the Obama Administration's terms...

Well this is fun: the U.N. looks like it's attempting its own military build up, now expressing interest in procuring drones from member countries. Ostensibly for purposes of monitoring the situation in the DRC, the drones would nevertheless represent a new frontier in terms of the international body's available powers. The Weekly Standard reports:

"The United Nations wants to use drones for the first time to monitor fighting in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where Rwanda has been accused of aiding rebels," says the report, quoting U.N. officials.

The international body "is considering a range...