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  1. Lead Letter: In support of foreign aidRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... form , or by e-mailing letters@jacksonville.com. Our full policy about letters is available here. When Gen. James Mattis, former commander of U.S. Central Command, bluntly told the Senate in 2013, "If you don't fund the State Department fully, then ...

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  2. Most Israelis think kowtowing to US demands to get on Obama's "good side" won't work and isn't rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Jewish Press

    ... A Netanyahu. In this, he would echo one of the president's own former military commanders, retired Marine Gen. James Mattis who says the options will be "very bleak" if Iran comes away from any US deal with its nuclear program intact. Apart from the ...

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  3. The Crusades Are IrrelevantRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | Real Clear Politics

    ... deal with the radical Islamic threat today." He isn't doing nearly enough, say retired generals Jack Keane and James Mattis, former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell and former Defense Intelligence Agency Director Michael Flynn. "You can't defeat ...

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  4. Where's Obama's ISIS strategy?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | GantDaily.com

    ... the conduct of military operations that have no clear objectives nor the defined means of achieving them. Gen. James Mattis, a former commander of the U.S. Central Command, for example, called for us to "come out of our reactive crouch and take a ...

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  5. Crossing JordanRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | New York Post

    ... a military thumping to Boko Haram. A year ago, President Obama's own former commander of Centcom, Marine Gen. James Mattis, said he thought Tehran was using negotiations over its nukes as a ploy to buy time rather than give them up. But the ...

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  6. Jill Kelley emails depict a striving Tampa socialite and a smitten military brassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Stars and Stripes

    ... equally smitten with her. "Everyone thinks you're a RockStar!" Kelley gushed in a 2012 email to Marine Gen. James Mattis, then commander of all U.S. military forces in the Middle East. "We agreed how amazing it must be that you're single-handedly ...

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  7. Pentagon: Tight budgets hurting ability to handle threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Washington Examiner

    ... the United States tighten up its strategic focus. "America needs a refreshed national strategy," retired Gen. James Mattis, former Central Command chief, told the Senate Armed Services Committee last week. "There is an urgent need to stop reacting ...

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  8. Obama taking hits from all sides on foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Washington Examiner

    ... on Jan. 21. Others have questioned whether the administration even has a foreign policy. Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis, former head of Central Command, told the Senate Armed Services Committee last week that the United States needs to get out of ...

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  9. Netanyahua s messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | New York Post

    ... A Netanyahu. In this, he would echo one of the president's own former military commanders, retired Marine Gen. James Mattis who says the options will be "very bleak" if Iran comes away from any US deal with its nuclear program intact. Apart from the ...

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  10. "U.S. policymakers refuse to accurately name the movement as radical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Washington Times

    ... in defining or dealing with the growing violent jihadist terrorist threat," said retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, who led U.S. Central Command. Retired Army Gen. John Keane, who helped devise the 2007 troop surge that defeated the old al ...

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  11. Mr. Obama and Congress should work to end sequestrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | The Washington Post

    ... to national defense, where the enforced austerity is "wreak[ing] havoc on our security," as retired Marine Gen. James Mattis told the Senate Armed Services Committee Tuesday. Another cheer for Mr. Obama's willingness to name the tax increases he ...

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  12. Opinion: America's Strategy DeficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Wall Street Journal

    On Tuesday retired Gen. James Mattis, former head of U.S. Central Command told the Senate Armed Services Committee of his unhappiness at the current conduct of U.S. foreign policy.

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  13. America's Strategy DeficitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Real Clear Politics

    On Tuesday retired Gen. James Mattis, former head of U.S. Central Command told the Senate Armed Services Committee of his unhappiness at the current conduct of U.S. foreign policy.

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  14. Obama budget proposal raises discretionary spending above capsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... the field can wreak such havoc on our security that mindless sequestration is achieving," retired Marine Gen. James Mattis said in testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday. The panel's chairman, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said ...

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  15. Obama budget proposal would boost spending beyond 'sequestration' capsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Washington Post

    ... the field can wreak such havoc on our security that mindless sequestration is achieving," retired Marine Gen. James Mattis said in testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday. The panel's chairman, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), ...

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  16. Obama budget plan raises discretionary spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Washington Post

    ... the field can wreak such havoc on our security that mindless sequestration is achieving," retired Marine Gen. James Mattis testified before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday. The panel's chairman, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), said the ...

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  17. Ex-Generals Plead for End to Spending Caps on MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | News Max

    The United States needs to adopt a foreign policy and quit playing defense in the various conflicts around the world, retired Marine Gen. James Mattis said Wednesday during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing.

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  18. Inside the Ring: Gen. James Mattis criticizes Obama defense, security policiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Washington Times

    Retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis , former commander of the U.S. Central Command, delivered a harsh critique of the Obama administration 's defense and national security policies this week - without ever mentioning the president or his security team by name.

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  19. Retired Army General says Obama let Al-Qaeda grow 'fourfold in last 5 years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Russia Taday

    ... to grow "fourfold" since President Barack Obama's election. Gen. Jack Keane joined retired US Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis and retired Navy Adm. William Fallon on Tuesday to testify before the new members of the Senate Armed Services Committee - ...

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  20. Former U.S. Military Leaders Outline Extremist ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | U.S. Naval Institute

    ... "guarantee we will be incrementally engaged" without an overall strategy, Keane said. Retired Marine Gen. James Mattis, a former Central Command (CENTCOM) commander, described the Middle East "as a region erupting in crisis" and the United States ...

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