Permanent Commissioner of Russia to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia, speaking in the security Council of the organization, expressed concern on the increasing practice of the use of shock drones to fight terrorists. The transcript of his speech published on the Internet representative office of the Russian permanent representative.
difficulties with the control of such devices lead to civilian casualties, the envoy said, citing as an example the situation in Afghanistan.
"The concern is how the loss of civilian lives and psychological stress inflicted on the civilians living under the constant threat of devastating missile strikes," the diplomat said.
at the same time nebesa noticed that "terrorist activity should be suppressed" by " reasonable and proportionate force."
Attack drones in battle with terrorists actively used the USA and their NATO allies in Afghanistan, Syria, Pakistan. The use of drones often leads to death of civilians.