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Russian Military Plans Swarms Of Lethal ‘Jihadi-Style’ Drones Carrying Explosives

The Russian military plans to use domestic-sized drones to “strike targets with bombs—making mini-UAVs extremely effective weapons.” The army is already developing “miniature bombs” that are to be carried by modified drones.

Russia aims to use the drones to target ground, sea or air-based vehicles, tactical locations and even individuals. Because militants in Iraq and Syria already use drones for this purpose, the Russian army has referred to this practice as ‘Jihadi aviation’.”

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