Obama’s Lists: A Dubious History of Targeted Killings in Afghanistan (Der Spiegel)

This article details how NATO countries supported the disposition matrix. Interesting points of this article include:

  • ISAF’s targeted list, Joint Prioritized Effects List (JPEL), contained up to 750 individuals at a time between 2009-2011.
  • The fact that mid and low Taliban commanders were on the list, as well as drug traffickers who helped fund the Taliban.

Documents include:

See the full article at:

Der Spiegel. “Obama’s Lists: A Dubious History of Targeted Killings in Afghanistan.” December 28, 2014.

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