A drone strike Thursday–likely launched by the U.S.–that killed at least seven Al Qaeda suspects in South Yemen, along with an announcement from Iran that they are designing drones with a range of thousands of miles, following their recent drone incursion into Israeli airspace, has once again stirred up military and ethical debate in regards to the controversial weapon.

There are few rules governing drones, but it is becoming increasing clear that they are the future of warfare. Joined by Peter Huessy of the American Foreign Policy Council, the ‘Real News’ panel Thursday debated what the proliferation of drones means, and whether we will soon see a future with drone-filled skies: