Comments for: Revising the terms of war against al-Qaida

Posted May 17, 2013, at 11 a.m.

The Obama administration’s political and legal authority to wage war against al-Qaida has steadily eroded. Both liberal and conservative members of Congress have challenged the administration’s lack of transparency in conducting drone attacks against alleged al-Qaida operatives in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia. Foreign allies as well as adversaries have asked …

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