TITLE

McChrystal Relieved of Command, Petraeus In

AUTHOR(S)
Penza, Logan
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;6/23/2010, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the controversy behind the decision of U.S. President Barack Obama to replace General Stanley McChrystal with General David Petareus as the theater commander in Afghanistan. It notes that McChrystal made comments disparaging senior official of the Obama administration who are responsible for Afghanistan war policies. It stresses that Obama summoned McChrystal to a White House meeting disvowed acting any sense of personal Pigue.
ACCESSION #
51652410

 

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