Power shifts on foreign-policy team
from The Wall Street Journal
When President Barack Obama layed out his vision for the Middle East in a
speech May 19
, he also tacitly drew attention to another upheaval: Tumult in the Arab world has accelerated a shift in the standing of Washington's foreign-policy power players. The White House has moved to exert greater civilian control over the military, challenging the views of the top brass in some areas, officials say.
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