Defense Secretary Ash Carter spoke yesterday at a Senate hearing on beginning "direct action on the ground" against ISIS in Syria and Iraq. Fox News strategic analyst Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (Ret.) said today that raids are useful and helpful, but won't be "decisive" in defeating ISIS.
Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (Ret.) reacted on "America's Newsroom" to a Capitol Hill hearing in which Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said like-minded groups in continents like Africa are helping ISIS spread its deadly message.
Fox News strategic analyst Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (Ret.) sounded off today on "America's Newsroom" about defense secretary nominee Ashton Carter's strategy to defeat ISIS.
On "Sunday Morning Futures," Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) shared his thoughts on a variety of topics, including President Obama's nomination of Ashton Carter for Secretary of Defense, the lack of coherent strategy in the fight against ISIS and the unacceptable decision for the U.S. not to provide weapons to Ukraine to use against Russian advances.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was asked this morning about the next secretary of defense, including his friend and former Sen. Joe Lieberman as a possible replacement for Chuck Hagel. McCain said Lieberman would be an excellent pick, but believes that President Obama is only interested in "yes men."