Admiral Mullen: The President Should Tell No One When He'd Strike Iran

By Conor Friedersdorf

Attacking would merely delay their ability to get a nuclear weapon, he argues, adding that a nuclear Iran would itself be a disaster.

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In the clip above, Admiral Michael Mullen, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under Presidents Bush and Obama explains why striking Iran is such a terrible option - and why Iran acquiring a nuclear weapon would be a significant strategic blow and potential long term threat.


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