Former US Military Personnel Urge Drone Pilots to Walk Away



45 former US military personnel including a retired Army Colonel have issued a joint appeal to the pilots of aerial drones operating in Afghanistan Iraq Pakistan Syria and elsewhere calling on them to refuse to carry out the deadly missions in a joint letter the retired and former military members call on Air Force pilots based at Creech Air Force Base in Nevada and Bill Air Force Base in California to refuse to carry out their duties they say the missions which have become an increasingly dominant feature of US military strategy in recent years profoundly violate domestic and international laws

Forty-five former US military personnel, including a retired army colonel, have issued a joint appeal to the pilots of aerial drones operating in Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Syria and elsewhere, calling on them to refuse to carry out the deadly missions.
In a joint letter, the retired and former military members call on air force pilots based at Creech air force base in Nevada and Beale air force base in California to refuse to carry out their duties. They say the missions, which have become an increasingly dominant feature of US military strategy in recent years, “profoundly violate domestic and international laws”.

This video was produced by Wochit using

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *