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A Different Take on Zero Dark Thirty

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Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 3:38 PM

Ritika already posted about AEI’s panel yesterday on Zero Dark Thirty, along with a link to the video of the proceedings. Given the composition of the panel, one can hardly be surprised by overall tenor of the AEI conversation (which is well summarized in this Slate story). Separating “fact” from “fiction,” indeed. At the same time, . . .
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Coll on Al-Aulaqi and Targeted Killing

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Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 2:39 PM

Over at the New Yorker blog, Steve Coll has this post on the al-Aulaqi operation, and on related reporting in Dan Klaidman’s Kill or Capture.  Coll focuses on capture’s infeasibility, one of the conditions that reportedly must be satisfied before the government will use lethal force against an American terrorist abroad: Klaidman’s reporting suggests the . . .
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