16 octombrie 2021

Overnight Defense & National Security — Marine who criticized Afghanistan withdrawal sentenced

thehill.com

It's Friday, welcome to Overnight Defense & National Security , your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup . After a brief trial, a military judge handed down the sentence for a Marine Corps officer who gained intense media scrutiny for criticizing the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. We’ll break down the punishment given, what the judge said and the blame he placed on the Marines in handling the [...]