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New Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Rejects Pro-War Stance Toward Iran

Irancove @ October 22, 2007 # 4 Comments

New chairman of JCS, Mike Mullen, discusses how overstretched the military has become and rejects idea of expanding the war into a confrontation with Iran: (link via TPM) The new chairman, Adm. Mike Mullen, expressed deep concerns that the long counterinsurgency missions in Iraq and Afghanistan have so consumed the military that the Army and […]

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“Serious Consequences” — Tell-tale Sign of a Cheney Attack?

Irancove @ October 22, 2007 # 5 Comments

Gregory Djerejian at the Belgravia Dispatch examines Cheney’s speech to the Washington Institute for Near East Policy where Cheney warns of “serious consequences” for Iran. Djerejian notes: Make no mistake, Dick Cheney is directly threatening war against Iran. Why do I say this? For perspective, note this is not the first time he uses the […]

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