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Gen. Martin E. Dempsey ISIS James Foley

Foley mission ‘riskiest ever’

16 Sep, 2014

Gen. Dempsey tells the Senate that the mission to rescue Foley – which ultimately failed – was the riskiest ever attempted:

Having been at this some time, it was the most complex, highest risk mission we’ve ever undertaken.

He says this may provide some solace to Foley’s family, who have said that the government did not offer them enough help.