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United Nations: Give Us Drones!

Stan306 Wrote: Nov 25, 2012 2:39 AM
The worst part of this is that Obama is too ignorant to understand why it is not a good idea, incapable of effectively dealing with them (for God's sake he wants to appoint the most inept UN ambassador we have ever had to be Sec of State), and his socialist agenda includes such a hatred of America that he actually thinks America must fail for others in the world to become better. We have elected an inept liar and his goal is the destruction of America. Why wouldn't he give drones to the UN.

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...