Why Drones Fail

Author
Audrey Kurth Cronin
Content Type
Journal Article
Journal
Foreign Affairs
Volume
92
Issue Number
4
Publication Date
July/August 2013
Institution
Council on Foreign Relations
Abstract
Drones are not helping to defeat al Qaeda and may be creating sworn enemies out of a sea of local insurgents. Embracing them as the centerpiece of U.S. counterterrorism would be a mistake.
Political Geography
United States