Real-time and historical data about every reported covert United States drone strike


  • // Request JSON feed
    var url = api.dronestre.am/data
  • A publicly-accessible API

    With a simple browser request, designers and developers can build data visualizations about covert war.

    A real-time Twitter account

    Stay up to date on the latest drone attacks being carried out in Pakistan, Yemen, and Somalia.

    A searchable database

    Researchers and legal scholars can look for a specific drone strike or begin to analyze historical trends.

    Read narratives and news articles aggregated by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism and learn more about the human contours of remote warfare.

    Made by Josh Begley