Tara McKelvey

  • TIn January 2002 dozens of shackled men were taken to Camp X-Ray - as shown in a notorious photograph.Shortly after dawn on a late-summer day more than a decade later, the sky is streaked with pink. "Welcome to Camp X-Ray," said Sgt Cody Stagner, a military public-affairs official. He was addressing ...

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  • TDrones are often lauded for their supposed precision and accuracy. Sometimes, though, the machines - and their human operators - make mistakes, as two new reports from human rights organisations show. The first round of missiles struck a tent in Zowi Sidgi, a village in North Waziristan, at dusk on ...

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  • TRaphael Pirker was sitting on a bench at Washington Square Park on a blustery Friday in New York. A small drone called Discovery, a remotely controlled aircraft made by his company, TBS Avionics, was on the bench next to him.Nearby another drone was flying near a fountain. Even before he saw the ...

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