Monday, April 03, 2006

Zinni Calls for Rummy's Dismissal

Now comes yet another call for Rummy-boy's dismissal due to his critically botched Iraq war decisions. This time the call comes from former US military commander, Anthony Zinni, who lead the US Central Command from 1997 to 2000, and made his comments on NBC's "Meet the Press" yesterday and on Hardball today.
"Integrity and getting on with the mission and doing it right is more important than loyalty. Both are great traits, but integrity, honesty and performance and competence have to outweigh, in this business, loyalty," the former Marine Corps general said.
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Photo credit: A former senior US military commander, Anthony Zinni, pictured in 2002, called for the dismissal of Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld over critical mistakes made in the Iraq war. (AFP/File/Sven Nackstrand)

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