Hancock Field

Drone protest
9:10 am
Mon April 29, 2013

Dozens of arrests at large protest against unmanned, armed drones at Syracuse's Hancock Field

Protestors line Thompson Road Sunday, April 28th.

Valerie Crowder reports on arrests at drone protest

About 250 anti-war protestors from across New York and several other states rallied at Hancock Air National Guard base Sunday to protest the military’s use of armed drones.  The demonstrators wore long, black robes, carried fake coffins, and held pictures of innocent victims of drone strikes as they solemnly walked along Thompson Road to the base’s gates.  They tapped drums and chanted “arrest the war criminals.” 

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