Iraq Security Forces
General James Jones (Ret.) spoke on the ability of Iraqi police forces to secure the country. He testified earlier to the Senate Armed… read more
General James Jones (Ret.) spoke on the ability of Iraqi police forces to secure the country. He testified earlier to the Senate Armed Services Committee that the “Iraqi security forces as a whole cannot yet defend the territorial integrity of Iraq.” The Independent Assessment Commission praised recent improvements in the security forces, but ultimately recommended “disbanding and reorganizing” the Iraqi national police force. After his speech General Jones sat on the stage with Mr. Kempe and responded to audience members' questions. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Henry Catto Chairman Emeritus Atlantic Council of the U.S.
- James L. Jones Jr. Chair Atlantic Council of the U.S.->Board of Directors
- Frederick Kempe President and CEO Atlantic Council of the U.S.
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