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Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 11:24 AM

Mullen: Obama, Generals' Split "Blown Way Out of Proportion"

Retired Navy Admiral Mike Mullen said on Sunday that reports of broad disagreement between President Barack Obama and several generals have been "blown way out of proportion." Mullen said on NBC's "Meet the Press" that debate about whether U.S. ground troops will be necessary to combat ISIS is a "natural part of the discussion" but that the decision ultimately rests with the president. Last week, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Martin Dempsey, told Congress that he could consider advising the president in the future that the U.S. send troops into the conflict. That remark was widely interpreted as a sign of broad disagreement between the military and Obama, who has ruled out U.S. boots on the ground. Read »
Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 8:01 AM

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Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 8:21 AM

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Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 8:03 AM

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Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 1:52 AM

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Sunday, Sep 21, 2014 at 8:04 AM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 10:36 PM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 8:27 PM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 7:31 PM

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Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 6:43 AM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 2:43 PM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 12:16 PM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 11:33 AM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 11:18 AM

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Saturday, Sep 20, 2014 at 8:56 AM

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