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When is it legal to kill someone in a drone strike?

May 10th, 2016

Episode 956 of 1744 episodes

A committee of MPs has warned the government it needs to "urgently" clarify the law on military drone strikes. Today programme reporter Sima Kotecha spoke to a man who controls drones in Afghanistan. Dr Peter Lee, a lecturer of military ethics at Portsmouth University, and Dr Alexander Leveringhaus, author of Ethics and Autonomous Weapons, discuss the ethics of drones. (Image: Drone. Credit: PA)

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