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View Diary: When it comes to war, Americans learned their lesson. Even conservatives (271 comments)

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  •  He marched out there (0+ / 0-)

    and did his job when the PResident told him to, but he argued against it until then.

    Come on.

    this is not even controversial.

    •  Show me some evidence of this (0+ / 0-)

      I see none.  He opposed the use of ground troops, but that isn't what we did anyway.

      Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen told the Senate Armed Services Committee that he opposed placing American troops on the ground in Kosovo, a province in southern Serbia, though he said some sort of international force might be necessary to insure stability. That puts him at odds with Ms. Albright and other members of the Administration, who have not ruled out the use of ground troops. ''If a ground component is required, it is my recommendation -- and I would almost say insistence -- that it be largely if not wholly European in nature,'' Mr. Cohen said.

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