Colonel Edward Thomas, a spokesman for Dempsey, declined to respond specifically to the attacks from Republican lawmakers.
When Dempsey fought, people died from heart attacks listening on the radio.
And third, General Dempsey was right when he asserted that Iran is a rational actor.
Dempsey has twice made public statements that seemed to reveal his dissatisfaction with the White House policy.
After Dempsey acknowledged that he may recommend some ground forces in the future, the Pentagon issued a rare correction.
I have it on good authority that he put Mr. Dempsey to sleep one evening about fifteen years ago in an amateur boxing meet.
Dempsey, an Irishman, who was half drunk, forgot to see or say any thing about it.
She cannot blink the fact that her Dempsey creature had orders to pack my boxes before bedtime.
"Your most obedient," replied Dempsey, returning the salute; and so they parted.
"You doubt it; you think it absurd," said Dempsey, himself laughing, and not exhibiting the slightest irritation.
surname, from Irish Ó Diomasaigh "descendant of Diomasach," literally "proud."