. . . . . . . . .from $97 per month . . . . . . . . . .
|Pentagon: Armed drones guard US interests in Iraq|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
WASHINGTON — The U.S. has armed drones flying over Baghdad to protect U.S. troops that recently arrived to assess Iraq’s deteriorating security, the Pentagon said Friday.
The military for more than a week has been flying manned and unmanned aircraft over Iraq, averaging a few dozen sorties daily for reconnaissance. The decision to arm some of the drones follows the deployment to Baghdad of troops who will advise and assist Iraqi counterterrorism forces.
Read entire article: Pentagon: Armed drones guard US interests in Iraq