The Fallon Fallout
ThreatsWatch readers may wish to go to The Tank on National Review Online, where I put down a few thoughts on the fallout still descending since Admiral Fallon's announcement that he intends to resign his post and retire prematurely due to 'perceptions' of differences between himself, the Administration and the Pentagon.
To be sure, Fallon's policy views surprised no one. Now, that doesn't mean that they were any more liked; but Fallon may have been quite surprised at how difficult the command of CENTCOM evolved into being.
A select few know for certain. However, the "Admiral Iran Sanity" red herring is precisely that.
You can read the rest at National Review Online.