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The former defense secretary warned the U.S. is "now closer to war with Iran than we’ve been in the last 40 years."
The former defense secretary also explained why Trump's show of military might on the capital's streets is not "in keeping with what our country is all about."
“That’s clear. It’s a violation of law," said the former defense secretary.
The meeting with Kim Jong Un "was all about show," the former defense secretary said.
This is definitely going to be my final report from Philadelphia. I realize I'm almost a week late with it, but it was a busy and sleep-deprived week all around.
Former spy chief Leon Panetta laid out a compelling case against the GOP nominee.
Simply put, terrorism is an ideology and a tactic. Declaring War on Terrorism is as silly as proclaiming war on kamikazes during World War II.
The Internet has delivered on its promise of social and economic progress. Unfortunately, it has also delivered unprecedented opportunities for scaling global conflict, terrorism, criminal activity, state and industrial espionage and vandalism. These risks continue to expand.
The Showtime documentary, "The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs," which will air Saturday night, pulls the curtain back on America's most secret agency and sheds light on its successes and failures.
"We were asked to do some very hard things."