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Gen. McChrystal : Best Column
Should Gen. McChrystal be put in charge of coming up with an Iraq exit strategy?

McChrystal's last mission

The disgraced general deserves to lead one last mission, says Christopher Hitchens at Slate — and take charge of our withdrawal from Iraq

Gen. McChrystal : Burning Question
Retired from the military, Gen. Stanley McChrystal has to decide what's next for him.

Gen. McChrystal's new life?

Having lost a career he built over a lifetime, says Ellen Knickmeyer in The Daily Beast, the former U.S. commander in Afghanistan is asking "what's next?"

Gen. McChrystal : Opinion Brief
Commander General Stanley McChrystal.

McChrystal: Was Rolling Stone wrong to expose him?

Some members of the media say the reporter who brought down Gen. McChrystal recklessly broke an "unspoken" agreement to protect the military

Gen. McChrystal : Excerpt
Obama and McChrystal chat at the White House in 2009.

How Obama decided to fire McChrystal

How long did it take President Obama to decide that Gen. Stanley McChrystal had to go? About one paragraph, says Mike Allen in Politico

Gen. McChrystal : The Bullpen
Robert Shrum

Robert Shrum: Seven days in June

A week ago, the president was on the ropes, and critics of all political stripes were questioning his ability to rise to the occasion. Today, no one should be

Gen. McChrystal : Reader Poll

What's your opinion on McChrystal's 'insubordinate' remarks?

Take our reader poll: Do you think Gen. McChrystal intentionally gave Rolling Stone inflammatory quotes to effectively "shoot himself in the foot" and end his career?

Gen. McChrystal : First Reactions
Gen. Petraeus will take over for McChrystal.

McChrystal out, Petraeus in: First reactions

President Obama has relieved the scandal-plagued McChrystal of his Afghan command and, in a surprise move, given the job to David Petraeus

Gen. McChrystal : The List
Obama's famously even-tempered, but his temper has flared occasionally.

McChrystal: A short history of other 'furious' Obama moments

The disrespectful criticism from Obama's commander in Afghanistan reportedly isn't the first thing to test the president's temper. Here, five other boiling points

Gen. McChrystal : Timeline
McChrystal is under fire for comments he and his staff made to a Rolling Stone reporter

Gen. McChrystal vs. Obama: A timeline

The troublesome — some say "insubordinate" — general has been publicly clashing with the White House almost since he took over as commander in Afghanistan

Gen. McChrystal : Opinion Brief
Will Stanley McChrystal's critical remarks end his career?

Will Gen. McChrystal lose his job?

Obama is reportedly "furious" over the Afghanistan commander's "mocking" remarks in a Rolling Stone profile. Is the general guilty of "insubordination"?

Gen. McChrystal : Fact Sheet
Commander General Stanley McChrystal.

5 'insubordinate' quotes in Rolling Stone's Stanley McChrystal profile

The top commander in Afghanistan is in hot water after a damaging magazine story reveals a disrespectful stance towards senior White House figures, including Obama

Gen. McChrystal : Twitter Take
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Gen. McChrystal : In-depth briefing
Barack Obama and Stanley McChrystal.

Generals vs. presidents

Gen. Stanley McChrystal and President Obama may not see eye-to-eye on Afghanistan. Is that unusual?

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