31 May '14, 12am

Drones have made their way into Pashto love poems: Pakistani victims of a U.S. drone strike...

Drones have made their way into Pashto love poems: Pakistani victims of a U.S. drone strike...

Pakistani victims of a U.S. drone strike ISLAMABAD—In Pakistan's northwest tribal region, where drones hum overhead and militants hide, this is romantic: "I am looking for you like a drone, my love," a verse of a local folk poem says. "You have become Osama, no one knows your whereabouts." When Americans talk about drones, they envision terrorist targets in faraway lands. When Washington pundits talk about drones, they question whether push-button combat impedes intelligence-gathering or if civilians are accidental casualties. But for those who live in the areas bombarded by armed drones, shadowy U.S. warfare has infected culture. Drones, reported to have killed at least 2,500 people in Pakistan alone, are featured in the music and poetry created there. An Islamabad-based research group tracked the impact of the war on terrorism on Pashto literature and art in the Federall...

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