Iraqi prime minister say he was the target of a drone assassination attempt | Engadget

Militia leaders, however, suggested the drone attack might have been faked to distract from protesters' reported deaths.Drone-based terrorism isn't a completely novel concept. The country's Interior Ministry said the attack involved three drones, including at least one bomb-laden vehicle. Drones are apparently turning into assassination tools. ISIS, for instance, modified off-the-shelf drones to drop explosives. Attacks against political leaders are still very rare, though.
Drones are apparently turning into assassination tools. According to CBS News and Reuters, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi says he survived a drone-based assassination attempt today (November… [+1358 chars]