From the very beginning the German #drone debate was influenced - and I would go so far and say it was poisoned - by the way the US used its armed drones: for targeted killings outside official battlespaces.
But there are few places where it had such an important impact on another country's #drone debate as in Germany
I was a young PhD student in Oxford at the time and wrote about it then: blog.politics.ox.ac.uk/drones-medias-…
*in the sense that one can for ex. be for armed drone procurement for Germany,but against the Ramstein link.