Politics War Room with James Carville and Al Hunt

Strategy of War with Admiral Stavridis and Ehud Barak

October 26, 2023

In This Episode:

James and Al preview Rep. Mike Johnson’s upcoming speakership and are joined by former Israeli PM Ehud Barak to lay out the military options under consideration in Gaza, the goals that the war will seek to accomplish, and how the intervention might end.  Then, they speak with Admiral James Stavridis to discuss the practicalities of a ground invasion and the effect of Iran backed Hezbollah becoming involved.  They also delve into the status of forces that we are bringing to support Israel in the region, the state of our military readiness, and the pragmatism behind our actions there and in Ukraine.

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Get More From This Week’s Guests:

Admiral James Stavridis:

Twitter | Website | Carlyle Group | Author of “To Risk It All” & Other Books

Ehud Barak:

Twitter | FaceBook | Jewish Virtual Library | BGR Group

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