UWE - the heart of Bristol's Arms Manufacturers

by Messenger Pigeon
on Monday 26 Nov 2012

type: News Report
topic: Peace
region: Bristol
Obama 'drone-warfare rulebook' condemned by human rights groups

New York Times reports administration attempting to set out circumstances in which targeted assassination is justified.

This was the headline of an article in today's Guardian - see link below.

As pointed out last week on Bristol Indymedia, Bristol based University of the West of England has a whole department dedicated to-

Aerial Robots
Research into into intelligent aircraft, including autonomous Micro Air Vehicles, specializing in their guidance and control.
This building is presently situated behind the Frenchy Campus on land belonging to the Ministry of Defence.

Therefore is UWE not guilty of crimes against humanity?

Drones are used across the world in all armed conflicts.

Link: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/nov/25/obama-drone-warfare-rulebook