US Drone Strike: Review Begins for What Went Wrong – Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—As the U.S. sifts through accounts of what happened in the Pakistan drone strike that inadvertently killed an American and an Italian hostage, both the administration’s policy makers and its critics have begun looking for answers to what went wrong.

Some critics—including those within the government—are pointing to a variety of factors that may have contributed to the failure to find American development expert Warren Weinstein before he was killed by a drone strike in January. Among the possible failings,…