Speakers: Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Max Boot, Jeane J. Kirkpatrick Senior Fellow for National Security Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Moderator: Deborah Jerome, Deputy Editor, Council on Foreign Relations
March 23, 2011
Special operations play a critical role in how the United States confronts irregular threats, but to have long-term strategic impact, the author argues, numerous shortfalls must be addressed.
The author analyzes the potentially serious consequences, both at home and abroad, of a lightly overseen drone program and makes recommendations for improving its governance.
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Max Boot says that while Qaddafi has fallen in Libya, it is too soon to tell whether Operation Unified Protector is a success.
Max Boot says the fall of Muammar al-Qaddafi will create a dangerous situation in Libya, and NATO and the UN will likely have to send...
Max Boot says recognizing the provisional government is important progress in Lybia, but it's time to deal with the Gadhafi regime.