The Pros And Cons Of Drone Warfare

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  1. Struggle Gaming on February 24, 2021 at 11:33 pm

    That Playstation mentality excuse is bullshit. Stare at a missile screen 20k ft over a target at 2 miles away or at 2000 miles away it’s all the same now, their not dogfighting or strafing targets their staring at the same screens in the air as on the ground.

    Ever watch love CAS footage, it’s just like the video games, and that’s with ppl. Not gonna risk American lives just so you can think the airmen feel guilty.

  2. scohen618 on February 24, 2021 at 11:34 pm

    This information is faulty. The main benefit is fewer American lives are put at risk? We are creating more terrorism than we can stop, only in America do people not realize the anti-American sentiment around the world because of the atrocities the U.S. government is using for "national security." Check out Medea Benjamin’s book Drone Warfare, or the Drone Papers on the Intercept, or Unmanned, the documentary by Brave New Films for accurate information.

  3. Mohammad Usman Ali Qureshi on February 24, 2021 at 11:35 pm

    "Fewer AMERICAN LIVES are put at risk",how the hell can american lives different, superior or vital as compared to other lives?

  4. Cornvus Cornax on February 24, 2021 at 11:36 pm

    If your using drones then hire pro Starcraft players instead of soldiers

  5. Feelthefx on February 24, 2021 at 11:38 pm

    Is that Jim from The Office?

  6. Dave Santiago on February 24, 2021 at 11:39 pm

    They will replace maned flight warfare but there will still be need for ground troops to deal with the fallout after. An oppressor can’t control a population from remote control.

  7. Jacko Ludvich on February 24, 2021 at 11:41 pm

    People don’t understand the dangers of what these UAVs are doing. Just you wait.

  8. NeovisionX on February 24, 2021 at 11:43 pm

    When fucking skynet comes online and these drones turn against us, I will be there to tell you that your were warned.

  9. L Kc on February 24, 2021 at 11:43 pm

    it makes the american people insensitive to wars in other countries because unlike in vietnam americans now do not return in bodybags. Warfare is now just a game to USA.

  10. Paola Sanchez on February 24, 2021 at 11:45 pm


  11. littlebrowndog on February 24, 2021 at 11:46 pm

    If another nation decided to kill its suspected enemies here in the US, would you be OK with that? If not, is it because we are "special" and should have different rules than the rest of the world? What would your reaction be if a drone strike launched by Pakistan killed someone in your neighborhood?

  12. AussiePerth2011 on February 24, 2021 at 11:46 pm

    Again most ” comments ” are each slanging off each other, this is less than unworthy of your talent,  What now America Your children all dead, Yes well there is a elephant or Drone in the room  for warfare useless will move from reaction to computer generated outside of human input you may be witnessing all the blunders of the first world war dug up from the graves and up graded into Drone warfare Automated  which is not only what you can see but also nano small microscopic and robotic  that alike left over land mines future will have  created mechanical viruses etc still active  but all this not warfare but the ability desire want belief of the creation called man.

  13. Sham's VLOGS on February 24, 2021 at 11:46 pm

    I dont understan… How some nomads from middle of nowere can be threat to USA

  14. Brandon Austria on February 24, 2021 at 11:48 pm

    In a MILITARY way of thinking, why is the "playstation mentality" wrong? I mean, if you are in the armed forces in a combat job, specially infantry or rifleman, the military makes you read books that teaches you how to be a "better soldier" mentally speaking. One of the things they try to teach you is that there shouldn’t be any remorse taking a life when taking out a person devoted to do bad activities or taking the lives of other innocent people. And the use of drones would actually spare, for those who are more mentally sensitive, the mental consequence of taking a life. So you kill a bad guy through a monitor AND you don’t end f****d up mentally for taking a life. WIN/WIN

  15. LightningDragon on February 24, 2021 at 11:49 pm

    Isnt it kind of ironik from the USA designing those drones like Planes and firing them on terroist buildings?

  16. OfficialSbarton on February 24, 2021 at 11:49 pm

    "They can be as large as 747’s"…..that’s when I stopped watching. To my knowledge there isn’t any Drones that size [yet]

  17. mikeltronski on February 24, 2021 at 11:50 pm

    how to ruin warfare, well this is one way!
    war was meant to create heroes and brave men/woman, not play station like fan boys.

  18. Mark Legaspi on February 24, 2021 at 11:51 pm

    Fck it just have all of them everywhere

  19. Connor Defelice on February 24, 2021 at 11:56 pm

    thank you for the video

  20. john smith on February 24, 2021 at 11:57 pm

    only cons is jammer make drone useless for now in a conflict again nation who have technologies

  21. Adrian Pavic on February 24, 2021 at 11:58 pm

    There are no Pros
    It’s cowardly and absolutely dismissing the Geneva Conventions and every human rights!

    These Suspected Terrorists are over 90% the time civilians.

    Stop Drone warfare!
    Stop War in general!

  22. Corona Chan on February 24, 2021 at 11:58 pm

    I support the use of drones. It’s better than use unwilling conscripts. All its current problems can be solved with better ai and better targeting & identification systems, which are always improving.

  23. Prussian Canadian on February 24, 2021 at 11:59 pm

    Hey I’m from the future, The world basically collapses by 2021, any advice on how to take out drone swarms as they are the emerging next stage of warfare?

  24. Anuradha Dhananjaya on February 25, 2021 at 12:00 am

    According to these western media civilian killed by us attacks are secret and should not be critizese.but if russia did this its called war crimes

  25. warm breeze on February 25, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Drones are future

  26. no hassle on February 25, 2021 at 12:02 am

    It’s only a matter of time before Terrorists get drone tech. Then what?

  27. NaturalMelody on February 25, 2021 at 12:02 am

    so basically for every 10 people they kill, one is innocent, that is shameful

  28. Killers on February 25, 2021 at 12:05 am

    If a American joins a group like Isis than they should be killed to

  29. Ashish Jamwal on February 25, 2021 at 12:06 am

    Drone facts

  30. Cody Williams on February 25, 2021 at 12:07 am

    If i was a country dictator, I would drop 90% of the military budget and put it all into drones. Have a million drone army.

  31. Anton Gilljam on February 25, 2021 at 12:07 am

    You said it could be as big as a 757. Yet in the video there’s an outline of the 747 which is ALOT bigger.

  32. Otto van Dalsen on February 25, 2021 at 12:07 am

    *Laughs in erusean*

  33. Israr Ahmad on February 25, 2021 at 12:08 am

    so you mean American lifes are more important than Pakistani lifes !

  34. Sam Nugent on February 25, 2021 at 12:10 am

    I see drones becoming a staple of modern conventional warfare – imagine a swarm of drones salvaging a column of armoured vehicles with mounted AGM’S, bomb and cannon. You run the risk of minimal casualties while inflicting crippling blows on the enemy

  35. snurk agurk on February 25, 2021 at 12:10 am

    Are we just gonna ignore that those americans were from, you know, ALQUEDA

  36. Andy B UK on February 25, 2021 at 12:10 am

    i bloody love this channel!

  37. 1 2 on February 25, 2021 at 12:18 am

    "Fewer American lives are put at risk" and a thousand more other non-American lives are put at risk. America other countries know you want to destroy terror and so do other countries but you can’t be so selfish and let other countries have a higher risk of having their people die. we must have an equal risk of people dying.

  38. Lyndall Kay on February 25, 2021 at 12:18 am

    bombs dont miss

  39. Pablo Hernandez on February 25, 2021 at 12:18 am

    As big as a Boeing 757 plane, yet he shows an Airbus A380 picture.

  40. Muddybagclean on February 25, 2021 at 12:19 am

    Jesus Loves You

  41. Joshua Wagner on February 25, 2021 at 12:20 am

    What is the difference between a DRON and a C130? Nothing other then they ane sets in an office they have the same rules of engagement.

  42. iBunn on February 25, 2021 at 12:20 am

    Who is the guy reporting

  43. reno punzalan on February 25, 2021 at 12:21 am

    Azerbaijan drones-Am I a joke to you?

  44. 32stevo on February 25, 2021 at 12:21 am

    i see no downsides…

  45. trolltacular1 on February 25, 2021 at 12:21 am

    Civilians are killed because they allow targets to be embedded within civilian areas, or are used by targets as human shields, as a guerrilla tactic.

    To be clear, the United States can easily wipe out the entire military structure and civil infrastructure of every Arab nation; they could probably do it in less than a year. What they are fighting are non-established targets, effectively people within people, who have no qualms about fighting with hit-and-run and ambush tactics, much like in Vietnam.

    I’ll be glad once the oil runs out; and we lack the reason to give a shit about anything that happens on the Arab peninsula ever again.

  46. Michael Hartman on February 25, 2021 at 12:22 am

    Death of innocents is tragic, but let us consider the alternative blanket bombing. Instead of a building/factory and possibly destroying the buildings on each side an entire town or section of a city is destroyed. If the objectors howl at a few thousand, what would they say to orders of magnitude more? Some people are never satisfied, yet give no realistic and feasible solutions. If they can wave their magic wands and make war and strife go away then tell them to do so. Maybe through them we will have peace in our own time.
    Even a child knows the difference between a video game and killing someone. Anyone that realizes the differences will be affected. If bomber crews that never see their victims can be affected then those who see their enemy and pull the trigger will be affected just as someone looking through a scope.
    Thank you for the video.

  47. syed zubair on February 25, 2021 at 12:22 am

    Drone strikes killed innocent people than bad people. US gov should apologise.

  48. snurk agurk on February 25, 2021 at 12:24 am

    Im fully in favor of drones, I just think we should be careful about who we bomb

  49. Hank Buck on February 25, 2021 at 12:25 am

    hey nerdwriter, why don’t you bring up the fact that during a five month period, over 90% of the people killed were NOT the intended target and that many of the people civilians killed in are classified as enemies.

  50. irror_ on February 25, 2021 at 12:29 am

    "independent research groups" really fucking reliable and trustworthy

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