Upload

Loading icon Loading...

This video is unavailable.

US Drones Policy- Strategic Frameworks and Measuring Effects

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to like American Security Project's video.

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to dislike American Security Project's video.

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add American Security Project's video to your playlist.

Published on Aug 21, 2012

A fact-based discussion with leading experts on counterterrorism about how we can better understand the effects and effectiveness of America's drone campaign.

Are drones effective at containing al-Qaeda? Can we measure the social and political effects of a drone campaign? Is there a way to empirically determine what effects lethal drone strikes have on a country, on a terrorist movement, and on the broader global war on terrorism?

The speakers:

Aaron Zelin is the Richard Borow Fellow at The Washington Institute and the editor of Jihadology.net.

Will McCants is a research analyst at CNA, adjunct faculty at the John's Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and the editor of Jihadica.com.

Christine Fair is an assistant professor in the Center for Peace and Security Studies (CPASS) at Georgetown University's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. She is a renowned expert on South Asia and Islamist groups.

Moderated by:

Joshua Foust
Fellow for Asymmetric Operations at ASP who researches the strategic uses of drones, terrorism, insurgencies, and national security strategy -- focused on Central and South Asia.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Ratings have been disabled for this video.
Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading...
Working...
to add this to Watch Later

Add to