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Reuters talks to General Mattis about conflict and peace

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 60:56

Retired Marine and war veteran General Jim Mattis, who resigned on December 20, 2018 as President Trump's Secretary of Defense, has had a storied career that has spanned some of the most critical moments in modern U.S. history. General Mattis and former assistant secretary for defense and co-author of Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, Marine combat veteran F.J. ''Bing'' West, will join Reuters Editor-at-Large Sir Harold Evans to discuss lessons learned about the nature of warfighting and peacemaking; the importance of friends and allies; and the strategic dilemmas-and 'short-sighted thinking'-now facing our nation.

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Retired Marine and war veteran General Jim Mattis, who resigned on December 20, 2018 as President Trump's Secretary of Defense, has had a storied career that has spanned some of the most critical moments in modern U.S. history. General Mattis and former assistant secretary for defense and co-author of Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, Marine combat veteran F.J. "Bing" West, will join Reuters Editor-at-Large Sir Harold Evans to discuss lessons learned about the nature of warfighting and peacemaking; the importance of friends and allies; and the strategic dilemmas-and 'short-sighted thinking'-now facing our nation.

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Reuters talks to General Mattis about conflict and peace

Friday, September 13, 2019 - 60:56