Almost 15 years later, with the Taliban again gaining ground, President Obama has just eased constraints on the U.S. military's use of airpower in Afghanistan.
"They care about their lives, don't kid yourself."
Former drone operators and technicians are slamming how the program is being run by the Obama administration.
The U.S. drone program under President Barack Obama reached its fifth anniversary on Thursday having tallied up an estimated death toll of at least 2,400 people.
Obama To Deliver Speech On Drone Program