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Drones

2,000 activists block US drones base in Germany

Human chain formed around USAF Ramstein

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Andrew Cockburn, Kill Chain: Drones and the Rise of High-Tech Assassins; Laurie Calhoun, We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age

Verso, 2015; 368pp; £20 and Zed Books, 2015; 416pp; £16.99

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Crimes and misdemeanours

Four anti-drones campaigners convicted of criminal damage

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Innocent until ‘likely’ to commit a crime

The UK Defence Secretary appears to have created his own new legal principle

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Kill list

British drones kill British citizens

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Chris Woods, Sudden Justice: America’s Secret Drone Wars

C Hurst & Co, 2015; 400pp; £19.99

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Conference launches ‘Fly Kites Not Drones’ pack

New education pack to be released

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Cameron: more money for drone wars

UK set to escalate unmanned attacks

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MoD casts veil of secrecy over UK drone strikes in Iraq

Britain carries out 100 armed drone attacks against ISIS insurgency

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They could. Could you?

On 19 March, giant books shut the main gate of the Hancock drone base in New York state, USA.