Comments about ‘U.S. use of drones rose sharply in Afghanistan during 2012’

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Published: Tuesday, Feb. 19 2013 11:14 p.m. MST

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cjb
Bountiful, UT

Drones are a wonderful weapon of war. With them
and the presumed spies on the ground, we are
able to do a significant amount of damage to
a diffuse and invisible enemy. Snipers are a
wonderful tool of war in such a situation, but
overall drones are better. Artillery, especially
artillery with smart rounds would be an excellent
weapon in such circumstances, but drones are
better.

Drones came on the scene just in time for this
kind of war. With them and the associated spies
on the ground, we have the upper hand at little
cost to ourself. We would be fools to give up
this advantage.

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