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A Legacy of Drone Warfare

October 7, 2001, three weeks after the 911 attacks, the first US drone strike assassination was attempted on Mullah Mohammed Omar, a Taliban supreme commander. It missed, instead incinerating a nearby car and killing two members of his entourage, allowing the target to escaped unscathed. It was such a disaster that it threatened to derail […]

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