14 octombrie 2019

Former SecDef Weighs in on Syria, Turkey and Mattis' Departure

https://www.military.com

Former Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said he didn't set out to write "your usual memoir" of Washington insider intrigue, but his 440-page plus opus on Pentagon dynamics still has resonance for the policy dilemmas that have plagued his successors. In his book, "Inside The Five-Sided Box: Lessons From a Lifetime of Leadership in the Pentagon," and in an interview about it with Military.com, Carter lived up to his wonkish reputation and pulled no punches on the issues that occasionally put him [...]