Drone theater expands beyond Pakistan
For most of the past decade, U.S. counterterrorism policy has been concentrated on Pakistan, where the George W. Bush administration ended its tenure with an increase in drone strikes against al-Qaeda and Taliban leaders. Under President Obama, the attacks have expanded in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia. Read related article.
Sources: New America Foundation; Longwarjournal.org; staff reports. Julie Tate and Bill Webster/The Washington Post.