Ground the Drones in 2013 – Drone strikes strengthen extremists

Ground the Drones in 2013 – Drone strikes strengthen extremists


PAKISTAN-LAHORE - Although 2012 saw an accelerating drawdown of United States and NATO forces’ in Afghanistan, a grim aspect of that decade-long war – reliance on air strikes by unmanned drones – continued unabated. Indeed, those attacks were stepped up, with America’s use of drone warfare in Pakistan reaching an unprecedented height over the past year. With President Barack Obama re-elected and no longer facing the pressure of a campaign, it would be in America&r...


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