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More Drones! Robot Attacks Are on Deck for Obama’s Next Term

By Spencer Ackerman An Air Force MQ-9 Reaper as it prepares to taxi on a training mission in September. Photo: USAF When Barack Obama took office, drone strikes were a once-in-a-while thing, with an attack every week or two. Now, they’re the centerpiece of a global U.S. counterterrorism campaign. Obama institutionalized the strikes to the point where […]