Presider: Robert Bazell, Chief science correspondent, NBC News
Speakers: David Fedson, Former medical director, Aventis-Pasteur
Michael T. Osterholm, Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, University of Minnesota
David Nabarro, UN system senior coordinator for avian and human influenza, United Nations
November 16, 2005
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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