A Mikado drone of the Bundeswehr flies during a show of  German soldiers at Camp Marmal in Mazar-e-Sharif on December 23, 2013.  About 3,000 German troops are deployed in Afghanistan, where the country is the lead nation in the relatively peaceful northern region. AFP PHOTO/JOHANNES EISELE (Photo by JOHANNES EISELE / AFP)
A Mikado drone used by German troops at Camp Marmal in Mazar-e-Sharif in December 2013. Drones have long been used in Afghanistan's conflict, especially by US forces, but are now being adopted by TaliShow more

Taliban adopting drone warfare to bolster attacks