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Old July 14th, 2010, 03:21 PM   #1
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Holbrooke: McChrystal's dismissal was 'necessary'

President Barack Obama's dismissal of the top commander in Afghanistan was "extremely unfortunate" but "necessary," according to Richard Holbrooke, the U.S. special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan.





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Well, we can have Eisenhower, MacArthur, Patton, McChrystal, Patreus, Norman Schawzkopf, any general in Afghanistan. But our men are still being killed there.
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Wasn't holbrooke one of the guys his aide's made fun of?
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Wasn't holbrooke one of the guys his aide's made fun of?


I don't know.
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