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ISIS uses exploding drone to kill soldiers, Peshmerga officer says

CNN - ‎20 hours ago‎
While exploding drones are "certainly not an existential threat" and "aren't having any kind of strategic impact at all," the coalition is still taking precautions against ISIS drones, Dorrian said. "We don't just let the enemy develop a capability ...
 

Pentagon Confronts a New Threat From ISIS: Exploding Drones

New York Times - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
WASHINGTON — Kurdish forces fighting the Islamic State in northern Iraq last week shot down a small drone the size of a model airplane. They believed it was like the dozens of drones the terrorist organization had been flying for reconnaissance in the ...
 

Isis booby-trapped drone kills troops in Iraq, officials say

The Guardian - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
A booby-trapped drone launched by Islamic State militants killed two peshmerga fighters and wounded two French soldiers this month north of the Isis-controlled city of Mosul, French and Kurdish officials have said. The drone exploded when peshmerga ...
 

ISIS killed enemy fighters with an exploding consumer drone

The Verge - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
ISIS has previously used cheap drones for surveillance purposes, but the recent account suggests something different. Although there have been reports in the past of drones used as improvised tools of war, this appears to be one of the first by the ...
 

ISIS Uses Exploding Drones to Kill Kurdish Troops in First Successful Attack of Its Kind

New York Magazine - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
ISIS has repeatedly tried to use weaponized drones, but an attack on Kurdish forces in Northern Iraq on October 2 was the first attack to successfully cause casualties. Kurdish forces reportedly grounded a small drone on the battlefield and brought it ...
 

IED Drone Kills Kurdish Soldiers, French Commandos

Popular Science - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
On October 2nd, in Irbil, Iraq, a drone flown by ISIS injured two French paratroopers, who were supporting Kurdish forces. Two Peshmerga, or Kurdish soldiers, were killed in the blast, according to French newspaper Le Monde. The attack is possibly the ...
 

ISIS using exploding drones

Fox5NY - ‎19 hours ago‎
NEW YORK (FOX 5 NEWS) - Drones have been used in surveillance and propaganda. Now, as American intelligence agencies have predicted, ISIS has figured out a new use for commercialdrones as deadly bombs. Over the last month the Islamic State has ...
 

Pentagon Urgently Pushing Anti-Drone Tech to ISIS Fight

Defense One - ‎13 hours ago‎
On October 2, Peshmerga fighters operating against ISIS near Erbil, Iraq, shot down a small hobby drone, the kind you might buy off of Amazon. But when they investigated the downed device, it exploded, killing them and injuring two French paratroopers, ...
 

Report: ISIS is using exploding drones as battles for Iraq, Syria wear on

Christian Science Monitor - ‎21 hours ago‎
Two videos show drones allegedly being used by militant factions in Syria, the Associated Press reports. An anonymous American official couldn't authenticate the videos, but told the AP that the US military was aware of militarized ISIS drones in the ...
 

ISIS Using Kamikaze Drones in Iraq

Popular Mechanics - ‎21 hours ago‎
The tactic was suspected as early as 2015, when a Facebook page for "Friends of the YPG YPJ," a Kurdish defense force fighting ISIS in the Syrian Civil War, posted a picture of destroyed drones with the title "YPG Shoots Down 2 ISIS Drones." ISIS has ...
 

Exploding Drones: ISIS Is Arming UAVs You Can Buy on Amazon

The Fiscal Times - ‎22 hours ago‎
The New York Times reported yesterday that Pershmerga soldiers fighting the Islamic State in northern Iraq shot down a drone last week that exploded and killed two of them as they were examining it. And the Times says ISIS has tried using exploding ...
 

ISIS used an armed drone to kill two Kurdish fighters and wound French troops, report says

Washington Post - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
In a possible first-of-its-kind attack on Western forces, the Islamic State used a drone loaded with explosives to strike a Kurdish and French position in northern Iraq earlier this month, according to a report in the French newspaper Le Monde. The Oct ...
 

ISIS May Have Used a Drone to Kill Troops in Iraq, Report Claims

TIME - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
ISIS may have used a commercial drone rigged with explosives to kill two Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers and wound two French soldiers in Iraq. According to an unconfirmed report in French newspaper Le Monde, the attack occurred on Oct. 2. It is unclear ...
 

Pentagon: ISIS arming small drones with explosives

UPI.com - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
A drone launched by the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, ISIL and Daesh, was shot down in northern Iraq by Kurdish forces last week. The drone, which appeared to be one used for surveillance, was taken back to their outpost for examination and ...
 

Explosive-laden ISIS drone kills 2 Kurdish fighters, injures French commandos – reports

RT - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
A terrorist drone has killed two Kurdish fighters in Iraq. A further two French soldiers also suffered injuries in the incident after the anti-ISIS coalition intercepted the unmanned aerial vehicle which, to their surprise, had been packed with explosives.
 

ISIS Drone Attack In Iraq Kills 2 Kurdish Fighters, Injures 2 French Soldiers, Reports Say

International Business Times - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
An explosive-laden drone, sent by the Islamic State group (ISIS), was intercepted and shot by Kurdish forces in Iraq early this month, according to reports Tuesday. However, the drone blew up and killed two Kurdish fighters and injured two French soldiers.
 

ISIS Drone Kills Two Kurdish Fighters and Wounds Two French Soldiers

Newsweek - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
A booby-trapped drone launched by the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) killed two Kurdish peshmerga fighters and wounded two French soldiers earlier this month north of the IS-controlled city of Mosul, Kurdish and French officials said on Wednesday.
 

Pentagon Now Faced With New ISIS Threat, Drones That Are Explosive

The Inquisitr - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
This past month, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, has attempted to use small drones to launch attacks on two other occasions, which has motivated American commanders to assume that any small flying air device has explosives attached and to ...
 

Isis uses drones available from Amazon to make remote-control bombs

The Times (subscription) - ‎6 hours ago‎
Islamic State militants in northern Iraq are acquiring drones than can be ordered through Amazon to be used as remote-control bombs, a US military official in Baghdad has revealed. The purchase of commercially available drones by Isis has emerged after ...
 

First known use of explosive ISIS drone kills two Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers

Rudaw - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – A French government spokesman and a Kurdish official have confirmed that a remote-controlled Islamic State (ISIS) drone rigged with explosives killed two Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers and wounded two French soldiers earlier this ...
 

New threat from ISIS: Exploding drones

The Straits Times - ‎20 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON • Kurdish forces fighting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group in northern Iraq last week shot down a small drone the size of a model airplane. They believed it was like the dozens of drones that the terrorist organisation has ...
 

ISIS is strapping bombs to commercial drones

Talk Media News - ‎22 hours ago‎
WASHINGTON – ISIS used a drone loaded with explosives to attack a Kurdish and French position in northern Iraq on Oct. 2, according to a report in the French newspaper Le Monde, killing two Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and badly wounding two French ...
 

Iraq: 2 Kurdish Fighters Die After ISIS Drone Explodes

Democracy Now! - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
In Iraq, two Kurdish fighters have died after an ISIS drone exploded—marking what's believed to be the first time an ISIS drone attack has killed troops. ISIS already uses surveillance drones and has launched at least two previous drone attacks ...
 

ISIS used 'Styrofoam' drone to kill Kurdish fighters

The Hill - ‎19 hours ago‎
The drone rigged with explosives that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) used to kill Kurdish peshmerga forces was made of plastic foam and attached to a timer, a U.S. defense official said Wednesday. "It was a hobby plane. Styrofoam body ...
 

ISIS Used Armed Drone Full Of Explosives To Wound French Troops, Kill Kurds

Daily Caller - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
A man walks past a graffiti, denouncing strikes by U.S. drones in Yemen, painted on a wall in Sanaa November 13, 2014. Yemeni authorities have paid out tens of thousands of dollars to victims of drone strikes using U.S.-supplied funds, a source close ...
 

ISIS Exploding Drones, Like Toy Planes, May Target Americans

Newsmax - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
ISIS is now using exploding drones the size of model planes around the Islamic State-controlled city of Mosul, officials told reporters in Iraq on Wednesday, and it's a matter of time before one targets one of many Americans now in the area. In one ...
 

Drones logical next step for terrorists

Boston Herald - ‎12 hours ago‎
A store-bought ISIS drone packed with explosives that killed two Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq this month is raising fears the terror group could attack U.S. troops there and American civilians here at home, with lone wolves launching airborne IEDs ...
 

Drones of destruction: ISIS uses consumer drones to drop bombs in Iraq

Big News Network.com - ‎22 hours ago‎
ERBIL, Iraq - The Islamic State Militant Group (ISIS) has managed to turn American's creation against it in Iraq.Drone, used for attacks and surveillance were created by America but now are being used by ISIS for destructive purposed. The terror group ...
 

ISIS drone kills Kurdish fighters, hurts French troops

Al-Arabiya - ‎12 hours ago‎
While the Pentagon has previously said ISIS uses simple, commercially available drones to conduct surveillance and carry small explosives, this was the first known deadly case. According to a US defense official, the incident unfolded October 2 when a ...
 

French special forces soldiers badly hurt and two Kurds killed by ISIS dronepacked with explosives

The Sun - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
A PAIR of Kurd fighters were killed and two French special forces soldiers badly injured whenISIS used a DRONE packed with explosives to attack them, it has been reported. The French task force is fighting alongside Peshmerga in Erbil – the capital of ...

Hizballah, ISIS using exploding drones in Syria, Iraq

DEBKA file - ‎11 hours ago‎
A booby-trapped drone that had been shot down in Iraq exploded as it was being examined by French and Kurdish troops. A spokesman for the US-led coalition in Iraq, Col. John Dorrian, said Wednesday that two of the Kurds were killed and several French ...
 

Drones of destruction: ISIS uses consumer drones to drop bombs in Iraq

Big News Network.com - ‎22 hours ago‎
ERBIL, Iraq - The Islamic State Militant Group (ISIS) has managed to turn American's creation against it in Iraq.Drone, used for attacks and surveillance were created by America but now are being used by ISIS for destructive purposed. The terror group ...
 

ISIS Drone Kills Two Iraqi Kurdish Fighters, Wounds Two French Soldiers

Antiwar.com - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
French newspaper Le Monde is reporting that an incident earlier this month near the Iraqi Kurdish capital of Irbil marked the first time Western soldiers suffered casualties in a drone attack, with anISIS drone attacking a group of Kurdish and French ...
 

ISIS uses booby trapped drone to kill two Kurdish fighters, injure others

The Tech Portal - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
Meanwhile, the event has sparked off alarm across the forces battling ISIS and many commanders have issued notices that, any drone like object is to be treated as an explosive device. ISIS has been experimenting with using cheap drones, first for ...
 

Op-Ed: Pentagon confirms a new threat: ISIS using exploding drones

Digital Journal - ‎21 hours ago‎
While there have been isolated reports of drones being used as a weapon of war, this incident is actually the first by the Islamic State. The New York Times is reporting that there have been at least two other incidents where ISIS has tried to use ...
 

The Pentagon Warns Of A New Threat From ISIS In The Form Of ExplodingDrones

UPROXX - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
The New York Times has revealed there have been several incidents where hobby drones like the DJI Phantom, easily found on the internet and store shelves, have been found to be carrying explosive devices, in one incident killing two Kurdish fighters ...
 

US troops face new threat as ISIS deploys flying IEDs

Marine Corps Times - ‎16 hours ago‎
An explosives-laden Islamic State drone killed two Kurdish peshmerga troops and wounded two French paratroopers early this month in the vicinity of Erbil, Iraq, Popular Science reported. It is believed to be the first time the militant group has ...
 

Drone wars: ISIS to deploy exploding kamikaze DRONES against Brit troops

Daily Star - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
FEARS are growing that ISIS now have a cheap but effective weapon in its armoury after French troops were hit by an exploding drone. 0. By Patrick Knox / Published 12th October 2016. ISIS kamikaze TWITTER. ISIS DRONE: The cheap but effective weapon ...
 

ISIS News: Terror Group Using Drones To Kill – Here's How

Morning Ledger - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
Kurdish fighters shot down the drone to prevent further spying from their enemies. They were also instructed by American commanders to shoot any small aircraft since there has been evidence of the ISIS trying to weaponize their drones. They decided to ...
 

'Booby-trapped' ISIL drone in deadly Iraq attack

Aljazeera.com - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
Peshmerga forces plan to take part in a planned US-backed Iraqi military offensive to oust Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) from Mosul. The US-led coalition against ISIL includes French, British, Canadian and other ...
 

ISIS exploding drones? French soldiers wounded in suspected Daesh dronestrike

WebTop News - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
ISIS Uses Exploding Drones to Kill Kurdish Troops in First Successful Attack of Its Kind. On October 2nd, in Irbil, Iraq, a drone flown by ISIS injured two French paratroopers, who were supporting Kurdish forces. Two Peshmerga, or Kurdish soldiers ...
 

How ISIS adapts and innovates on the battlefield

PRI - ‎20 hours ago‎
In the most recent example, ISIS appears to have weaponized unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones. Two Kurdish fighters were killed and two French special forces commandos were wounded in Iraq in early October when a downed ISIS drone exploded.
 

ISIS Using Explosive Drones In Mosul

SRJ News - ‎5 hours ago‎
According to a report published in The New York Times, the Islamic State militants group were earlier using surveillance drones and now seems to have got the ability of using technology to an effective weapon. It is also reported the group may use the ...
 

Two Kurdish Soldiers Killed After Drone Attack by ISIS in Iraq

The Quint - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
The Islamic State killed two Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers and wounded two French Special Operational troops in northern Iraq by using a drone rigged with explosives. This 2 October attack was reported by French newspaper Le Monde. The small drone ...
 

Weaponized Mini-Drones Entering the Fight

Defense Update - ‎21 hours ago‎
Daesh (the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant – ISIL) forces in the town of Mosul have used adrone to attack Kurdish forces fighting Daesh in the area of the largest Iraqi city still held by the Islamic group. The attack employed a small ...
 

Islamic State drone kills two Kurdish fighters, wounds two French soldiers

Reuters - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
The French newspaper Le Monde reported on Tuesday that the drone had been intercepted in flight on Oct. 2 and exploded near the Kurdish and French soldiers when it hit the ground. It was unclear, Le Monde said, whether the drone was remotely ...
 

IS conflict: Booby-trapped drone kills Kurdish fighters in Iraq

BBC News - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
A booby-trapped drone has killed two Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and badly wounded two French soldiers battling so-called Islamic State in Iraq. A Kurdish defence official told Reuters news agency that the drone exploded when the Peshmerga tried to pick ...
 

The Pentagon Is Worried About ISIS' New Weapon

KABC - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
In a development that some security experts say the Pentagon should have seen coming, ISIS is now using drones to kill people on the battlefield. The Guardian reports that according to French media, two Kurdish peshmerga fighters were killed and two ...
 

US moving to shoot down Islamic State's 'flying IEDs' in Iraq

Washington Examiner (blog) - ‎Oct 12, 2016‎
"We've seen the enemy use a variety of drones, and improvised drones, and modified drones. Some of those are quadcopters, and that sort of thing. We've seen them use items that you can just buy," Dorrian said. "There's nothing very high tech about them.
 

Chuck Hagel: US “Credibility” Was Hurt By Policy in Syria

FRONTLINE - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
In the below interview, Hagel reflects on his differences with the Obama administration's Syria policy, and the difficulty that the U.S. continues to face when juggling allies with different interests in the fight against ISIS. This is the transcript ...
 

War Goes Viral

The Atlantic - ‎Oct 11, 2016‎
It was the vehicle isis used to declare war on the United States: The execution of the American journalist James Foley was deliberately choreographed for viral distribution. And it is how the group has inspired acts of terror on five continents ...

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