War Without Footprints
If Pakistan wants fewer U.S. agents on the ground, it should tolerate American drones.
Correction, April 13, 2011: This article was prepared for publication overnight. It noted that no drone strikes had been reported since March 17. In the hours between preparation and publication, a drone strike was reported. The article has been revised accordingly. ( Return to the corrected sentence.)
Will Saletan covers science, technology, and politics for Slate and says a lot of things that get him in trouble.
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