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  1. The Islamic State Celebrates Its First BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | TIME.com

    ... it's a malignancy that's spreading. "They've been able to hold ground for a year," says retired Marine general James Mattis, who served as chief of U.S. Central Command from 2010 to 2013. "The longer they hold territory it become this radioactive ...

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  2. Short and Sharp: French Air Force Chief questioning anti-Isis strategyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2015 | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    ... how future operations will be conducted. Previous Commanders of SACT include Gen. Lance Smith (USAF) and Gen. James Mattis (USMC). For all these reasons, it's worth having a good look at Gen. Mercier's statements. According to him, the Coalition ...

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  3. Gibbs the latest Obama aide to land a corporate postRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... Street private equity firm Warburg Pincus. After retiring from the Department of Defense last year, Marine Gen. James Mattis has worked for FWA Consultants and sits on the Board of Directors for General Dynamics. In 2013 private equity firm KKR & Co ...

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  4. ASIS 2015 Education Lineup Announced 200+ sessions in Operational and Information SecurityRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... director of the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency. The Closing Luncheon speaker is Gen. James Mattis, former Commander of the U.S. Joint Forces Command. ASIS council members and speakers are available for media interviews on a ...

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  5. Veterans reflect on the fall of RamadiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... they'll be professional, but they'll have a plan to kill everybody they meet (taken from quote by retired Gen. James Mattis). In some ways, I still haven't disconnected from Ramadi. As an infantry Marine, you eat, sleep, and go to the bathroom with ...

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  6. Delta's Recent Raid In Syria May Have Revealed An Inconvenient Truth About Fighting ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    ... He concluded that "like it or not, if you want to beat Islamic State, it takes boots on the ground." Gen. James Mattis, the former head of U.S. Central Command, has warned that ruling out combat troop deployments would "reassure the enemy in advance ...

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  7. James Mattis: U.S. suffering 'strategic atrophy' that says 'we're pulling back' to alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Washington Times

    Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis said the U.S. is suffering "strategic atrophy" that will threaten the long-term security of the nation.

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  8. James Mattis: U.S. suffering a strategic atrophya under ObamaRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | Washington Times

    Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis said Wednesday that the U.S. is suffering "strategic atrophy" that will threaten the long-term security of the nation.

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  9. General Mattis Critical Of Obama Administration's Treatment Of US AlliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis told attendees at The Heritage Foundation Wednesday he is concerned the United States is not firmly standing by her global allies.

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  10. Mattis: U.S. Suffering - Strategic Atrophy'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | U.S. Naval Institute

    Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis testifies at a hearing of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence at the U.S. Capitol on Sept.

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  11. These generals could be the next "top Marine"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... him grow into challenging jobs for a long time, and he's hit each one of them out of the park." Retired Gen. James Mattis, who led U.S. Central Command before hanging up the uniform in March 2013, said Dunford also is an excellent listener and ...

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  12. These generals could replace Dunford as the next top MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... him grow into challenging jobs for a long time, and he's hit each one of them out of the park." Retired Gen. James Mattis, who led U.S. Central Command before hanging up the uniform in March 2013, said Dunford also is an excellent listener and ...

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  13. A Semper-Fi Guy Takes the JCS ChairRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... a "Mattis General." That is, he is a no-nonsense Marine infantry officer, cut from the cloth of retired Gen. James Mattis, and representative of a generation of Marine leaders who distinguished themselves mightily in the post-9/11 wars. Indeed, ...

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  14. Marine general from Mass. chosen to head Joint ChiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... a star,'' being selected for promotion from one-star general to three-star general in a matter of months. James Mattis, the retired Marine general who once headed US Central Command, said Dunford was ''unflappable in the face of tension, an ...

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  15. A semper fi guy takes the JCS chairRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | AEI

    ... a "Mattis General." That is, he is a no-nonsense Marine infantry officer, cut from the cloth of retired Gen. James Mattis, and representative of a generation of Marine leaders who distinguished themselves mightily in the post-9/11 wars. Indeed, ...

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  16. Obama to Nominate Marine Commandant Dunford as Next JCS ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Fox News

    ... chairman of the JCS. Dunford, a Boston native and an infantryman who led Regimental Combat Team-5 under Gen. James Mattis in the 2003 Iraq invasion, has served as the Marine Corps commandant since October. He was the U.S. and NATO commander of the ...

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  17. Cal Thomas: Was sacrifice of Ramadi dead in vain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... not be worth it. Their lives might have been spared. In 2004, the commander of the Marine garrison, Maj. Gen. James Mattis, said, "If we don't hold the government center, if we don't hold the provincial capital, the rest of the province goes to h-l ...

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  18. Empowering IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... To topple Tehran's key Arab ally would have been the biggest strategic setback to Iran in 20 years, said Gen. James Mattis. Obama chose to leave Assad alone, and even ignored his own red line against the use of chemical weapons. Instead of the ...

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  19. Was sacrifice of Ramadi dead in vain?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | World Magazine

    ... Iraqis died in the battle for Fallujah and Ramadi. In 2004, the commander of the Marine garrison, Maj. Gen. James Mattis, expressed how vital it was to hold the government center and provincial capital, and if we didn't, we'd lose the rest of the ...

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  20. A Message From MattisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... opinion pages : Remarks from earlier this week in San Francisco by retired four-star Marine Corps general James Mattis to veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan. Our country gives hope to millions around the world, and you-who knew that at one time your ...

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