July 08, 2009
America’s top military commander Admiral Mike Mullen says President Obama may send even more troops to Afghanistan than the nearly 70-thousand strong force already there, by the year’s end. Mullen says he’s also concerned about a possible Israeli military strike against Iran. Mike Kellerman reports.
US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mullen: The clock is ticking
excerpts from: Transcript: Admiral Mullen, Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff speaks at CSIS about Iranian nuke threat and Israeli response
Independent Media Review Analysis (IMRA) website, 7 July 2009
|My concern is that the clock has continued to tick. I believe Iran is very focused on developing this capability and […] I think the time window is closing without being exact on what it is, […]|
[US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Michael Mullen’s “Security and Stability in the Broader Middle East: A Cooperative Approach” speech at the Statesmen’s Forum of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), 7 July 2009]
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) website, 7 July 2009