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Report: Obama Ousting
CENTCOM Chief Mattis

Washington Free Beacon, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/21/2013 9:24:51 AM

“Word on the national security street is that General James Mattis is being given the bum’s rush out of his job as commander of Central Command, and is being told to vacate his office several months earlier than planned,” reports veteran national security correspondent Thomas E. Ricks. It now appears likely that Gen. Mattis, a Marine Corps legend, will leave his post as head of America’s most important combatant command in March, several months earlier than planned. Ricks continues: Why the hurry? Pentagon insiders say that he rubbed civilian officials the wrong way —

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/21/2013 9:29:50 AM     (No. 9129654)

Something wicked this way comes.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bob913, 1/21/2013 9:35:28 AM     (No. 9129665)

obama wants Iran to have nuclear weapons!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: aasilver, 1/21/2013 9:58:27 AM     (No. 9129702)

The purge of the Military is necessary to complete the communist takeover of America.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jerseyden, 1/21/2013 10:04:17 AM     (No. 9129718)

Think of Egypt. First thing they did was gut the military high command and replace it with their political cronies.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 1/21/2013 10:06:48 AM     (No. 9129720)

A real man doesn´t kiss the ring or boots of liberal sissies. That is why this good man is being hustled to the door. He has committed the unpardonable sin in their eyes. It is sad and scary.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: novakid, 1/21/2013 10:16:33 AM     (No. 9129745)

Watch for more of the same. Hitler purged the German Army, and established the SS.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/21/2013 10:36:17 AM     (No. 9129804)

Oh I see he is being removed because he is not a yes man...! O might want to try listening to folks of an opinion other than his...synergism!!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: toddh, 1/21/2013 10:43:53 AM     (No. 9129818)

Sickening that journolists like Ricks have access to sensitive information like this. I hope it´s just a guess.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/21/2013 10:51:07 AM     (No. 9129834)

The link to an excellent analysis by Ricks is in the last sentence of this article. It was posted at Foreign Policy. Appears to be open without registration, but because FP is doing so much excellent investigative reporting I have gone ahead and registered to receive some of their bulletins.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/21/2013 11:01:49 AM     (No. 9129864)

From his FP analysis, it is clear that Ricks believes Donilon is at the bottom of this.

Donilon is the bad penny who keeps turning up. The fixer who tampers with our foreign policy issues to protect Obie´s image.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: FunOne, 1/21/2013 11:46:27 AM     (No. 9129993)

I´m proud of my service 40+ years ago, but I doubt I would want to serve in today´s military.

Sorry for the true Americans who find themselves in uniform today.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Italiano, 1/21/2013 11:56:52 AM     (No. 9130023)

Mattis was/is the real deal, a warrior, a patriot. I knew he wouldn´t last with these kiss-the-Islamic-ass domestic enemies (like Donilon) now running the country.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: horacer, 1/21/2013 12:08:23 PM     (No. 9130050)

It sounds like Donilon is taking over as Foreign Policy czar. Disagree with him and you´re gone. I wonder if Kerry really want to be his stooge.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 1/21/2013 12:16:27 PM     (No. 9130069)

As most of us have already figured out, there´s no room for patriots in Obama´s military...

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Reply 15 - Posted by: BuckeyeRon, 1/21/2013 12:33:24 PM     (No. 9130120)

Donilon is not taking over, he has been the foreign policy czar...Donilon is the one who capped the first Natl Security Advisor, Marine Gen Jones, and then replaced him...he also manuevered Patreaous from Afghanistan and a potential run for president to CIA. gave GenP´s wife a cushy jobs and then set him up once the election passed...as #9/#10 and I have pointed out repeatedly since Benghazi, this former Fannie Mae chief lobbyist and Clinton era State Dept appointee, has a brother who is counselor to the VP, wife who is chief of staff for Jill Biden, and now, deputy who will become the next WH chief of staff...

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Reply 16 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/21/2013 12:53:14 PM     (No. 9130173)

Donilon has been a power player for some time. This puff piece in the New York Times in late September (just after Benghazi) unintentionally reveals things about him and his position that are very disturbing:

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/24/us/politics/tom-donilon-a-manager-of-overseas-crises.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

We now know, thanks to theconservativetreehouse.com, that he and McDonough were "on duty" during the Benghazi raid when Obie and Biden were said to be on the phone with Netanyahu and not to be disturbed.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/21/2013 12:56:03 PM     (No. 9130178)

More dots connected here:

"Benghazi – During Attack Denis McDonough and Tom Donilon Replace President Obama and VP Biden…"

http://theconservativetreehouse.com/2013/01/05/benghazi-not-conspiracy-just-an-old-fashioned-cover-up-of-ineptitude-with-the-kids-making-decisions/

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Italiano, 1/21/2013 1:04:21 PM     (No. 9130213)

BTW, in case "Mattis" doesn´t ring a bell, he´s the guy who got in hot water during the Iraq War by making the outrageous statement that it was fun to shoot terrorists. In the Age of Obama, we can´t have that, can we?

The fact that we´re losing that war is no coincidence.

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