Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Obama said he has not dismissed because McChrystal personally offended by the comments posted on Rolling Stone: The decision was taken because the words of the general and his staff, not suitable for the mouth and the role of a commander, threatened to undermine "the civilian control over armed forces is at the heart of our system. " According to Obama's "war is more important than any man or woman who is a soldier, a general or a president. It 'difficult to lose the General McChrystal but this is the right decision for national security." McChrystal has lost his job for speaking to freewheel:
"The debate is welcome in my team, but not tolerate divisions," Obama said in the Rose Garden of the White House, his side Biden, Petraeus and the chief of General Staff Mike Mullen. "Draw a man but not the strategy, said the president and the headquarters of NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rassmussen confirmed: the strategy" does not change. "Pending sets up Petraeus, the commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan will be recruited by the British General Nick Parker, a name evidently agreed Obama had a telephone conversation with British Prime Minister David Cameron. In Kabul, President Hamid Karzai in conference call with Obama, had begged to keep his friend in his place McChrystal , said that it 'respects' the decision of U.S. president "ready to work' with 'proven' General Petraeus that" knows the region. "
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