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FP National Security
Posted By Thomas E. Ricks
Friday, January 25, 2013 - 9:19 AM
I am told that General Mattis was travelling and in a meeting when an aide passed him a note telling him that the Pentagon had announced his replacement as head of Central Command. It was news to him -- he hadn't received a phone call or a heads-up from anyone at the Pentagon or the White House.
I asked a frien…
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