Sunday, November 20, 2016

JAMES MATTIS -- The General Does Fallujah, 2004--"THEY WILL BE SAFER--"

TO CMD COC
FROMPVT JC, SCULLERY, H&S,
SUBJ IT WOULD BE SAFER...

(LZ 410)-- Following extracted from the archives--


CHICAGO TRIBUNE  (05/11/04)--


Mattis greeted Iraqi police Capt. Hammed al Ayash with a handshake and then placed his right hand over his heart in the Arab gesture of friendship. "If we send engineers into the city to repair damage, would they be safe?"Kattis asked. "Or would we need-to have fighting forces there to protect them?" "They will be safer if you don't send a fighting force with them," al Ayash replied.

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