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Acting Defense Secretary Miller Says “No More Forever Wars”; Pentagon is Now Ground Zero in Donald Trump’s Countercoup
Here is the crux of Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller’s First Memorandum to the nation’s military.
“As we prepare for the future. we remain committed to finishing the war that Al Qaida brought to our shores in 2001. This war isn't over. We are on the verge of defeating Al Qaida and its associates, but we must avoid our past strategic error of failing to see the fight through to the finish. Indeed, this fight has been long, our sacrifices have been enormous. and many are weary of war -I'm one of them - but this is the critical phase in which we transition our efforts from a leadership to supporting role.