With no political end in sight to the conflict in Syria, and no desire in Washington or the United Nations to get involved in a serious intervention, drone attacks might make their way into the Syrian skies to combat the rise of al-Qaeda in the heart of the Middle East. It’s a prospect that comes with many challenges but could become a reality given the regional woes and the U.S. policy limitations in addressing the conflict.
Rising ISIS threat
Drones and containment
...sectarian divisions and radicalization are grim reminders of the intensity of the war and Syria’s uncertain future.Joyce Karam