Last quote by Martin Dempsey
The military is not a political prize. The American people should not wonder where their military leaders draw the line between military advice and political preference.
Nov 18 2016
Martin Dempsey has been quoted 5 times. The two most recent articles where Martin Dempsey has been quoted are Mosul is more than a potentially climactic military battle and Washington sees progress in fight against ISIL but predicts long campaign. Most recently, Martin Dempsey was quoted as having said, “Maybe ISIL goes away, maybe they're defeated militarily, and two years from now another group with another name and another ideology ... will just be back.”.
Quotes by Martin Dempsey
Oct 17 2016
Maybe ISIL goes away, maybe they're defeated militarily, and two years from now another group with another name and another ideology ... will just be back.
Nov 13 2014
I'm not predicting at this point that I would recommend that those forces in Mosul or along the border would need to be accompanied by US forces, but we're certainly considering it.
Sep 16 2014
My view at this point is that this coalition is the appropriate way forward and I believe that will hold true. But if it fails to be true and there are threats to the United States then I will go back and go to the President and make a recommendation that may include US military ground forces.
Aug 26 2014
And that will come when we have a coalition in the region that takes on the task of defeating ISIS over time. ISIS will only truly be defeated when it is rejected by the 20 million disenfranchised Sunnis that happen to reside between Damascus and Baghdad.
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