May 12, 2020 | Generation Jihad

The Drone Wars

Episode 9



Episode 9

Hosts Bill Roggio and Tom Joscelyn discuss the history of America’s drone campaign against al-Qaeda and ISIS. They discuss some of the drone campaign’s biggest successes, civilian casualties and why the unmanned aerial vehicles are a tactic, not a strategy for defeating terrorist organizations.

A drone carrying two grenades flies over the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. (Getty Images)



Al Qaeda Islamic State Jihadism Military and Political Power Syria The Long War U.S. Defense Policy and Strategy