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Former Defense Secretary Gates Denounces Obama’s “Red Line” and Military Attack on Syria

18 SEPT (LPAC) At a policy forum today in Dallas, Texas, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates denounced Obama’s proposed military strikes on Syria, saying they would be like “throwing gasoline on an extremely complex fire in the Middle East.” He … Continue reading

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Robert Gates: Military Intervention Into Libya Was a Mistake; It Is a Mistake in Syria

  13 May (LPAC) Robert Gates, interviewed on CBS’ Face the Nation on Sunday, reiterated his opposition to U.S. military involvement in Syria. Excerpts from the interview follow: GATES: I believe that we have misjudged the Arab Spring, and the … Continue reading

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