A Pentagon investigation was unable to verify some of the comments attributed to General Stanley McChrystal in Rolling Stone last year. That doesn’t mean he’s been cleared, though.
Perhaps the biggest insight from Bob Woodward’s latest book is the sharpness of the split between the military and civilian leadership.
General Stanley McChrystal retired with full honors while being lauded by the Secretary of Defense.
Does it matter if the controversial McChrystal comments were “off the record” ? No, it doesn’t.
While praise for the military often goes overboard, the reaction to the McChrystal flap shows our armed forces at their finest.
Both President Obama and General McChrystal handled a bad situation incredibly well.
President Obama has relieved General Stanley Chrystal of command of ISAF.
Stanley McChrystal is being called to face Obama’s national security team this morning. They should take the opportunity to come up with coherent Afghanistan policy.
There’s really only one story in Washington, D.C. today, and Stanley McChrystal is the star player.
General Stanley McChrystal has not only likely ended his career but seriously damaged the already dimming chances of success in Afghanistan.
General Stanley McChrystal is opening his mouth again and, this time, it could cost him his job.