The Pentagon admitted that a drone strike in Afghanistan was a “tragic mistake” after the Biden administration hailed it as “righteous” for weeks. An apology from the U.S. appears to mean little to Kabul residents who are now mourning after the strike killed 10 people last month. Seven of those casualties were children.
Former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Mike Mullen appeared to defend the current chairman’s calls with China. On Sunday, Mullen told ABC that having conversations with foreign counterparts is routine. Therefore, he asserted Gen. Mark Milley did not act abnormally.
Judicial Watch is seeking records to confirm allegations against Gen. Mark Milley.
The chairman of the Joints Chiefs has tried to defend his actions after it was revealed he may have made contact with Chinese officials behind the back of 45th President Donald Trump. In a statement on Wednesday, a spokesperson for Gen. Mark Milley claimed his talks with Chinese officials last October and this past January were aimed at “maintaining strategic stability.”
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has called on chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley to tell the truth about his secret talks with China. Additionally, the Kentucky lawmaker has called for him to resign in case improper conduct is revealed.
Joe Biden’s Pentagon appeared to be defending General Mark Milley’s secret talks with China amid claims of potential treason. On Wednesday, Department Spokesman John Kirby said Milley’s talks with Beijing last October and this past January were not inappropriate.
The 45th president is criticizing chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Mark Milley for talking to China behind his back. During an interview Tuesday, Donald Trump said if Bob Woodward’s account of Milley secretly talking to China is true then the general’s actions amount to treason.