The American military now has some 7,000 aerial drones, compared with fewer than 50 some 10 years ago. The Pentagon has asked Congress for nearly $5 billion for drones in the 2012 budget…[READ MORE]
RadioAzadi: Ten Years Of Impact in Afghanistan
This week, RFE/RL’s Radio Azadi marks 10 years of bringing news and information to the people of Afghanistan. During a special day of programming, the station — which reaches over 60% of Afghans weekly — asked listeners to call or write to share what Radio Azadi programming means to them…[READ MORE]
The free online knowledge site Wikipedia has announced that it will shut down its English-language website for 24 hours on January 18 to protest legislation being considered by the U.S. Congress.
Wikipedia is one of the 10 most visited websites in the world, with tens of millions of visitors daily…[READ MORE]