Comments for: A CIA veteran transforms U.S. counterterrorism policy

Posted Oct. 25, 2012, at 7:06 a.m.

When operations are proposed in Yemen, Somalia or elsewhere, it is Brennan alone who takes the recommendations to Obama for a final sign-off.

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  • Anonymous

    I believe the 4 years of the Obama administration have been completely covert in all areas.

  • Anonymous

    Good article.

    Tough problem with no clear strategies for success.

    Brennan’s tight grip on a program that probably shouldn’t go large is a reasonable short-term adaptation.

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