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Special Ops Cmdr. demands White House stop disclosing mission details – Washington Times

Special Ops Cmdr. demands White House stop disclosing mission details – Washington Times

Gen. Joseph Votel, the chief of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) and future commander of U.S. Central Command, sent a letter in early December to Secretary of Defense Ash Carter requesting that the executive branch stop disclosing details of special operator missions for political gain.“I am concerned with increased public exposure of SOF activities and operations, and I assess…

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