For President Obama and his team, the illusion persists.
Gates said the mission will require advisers, trainers, special forces and forward spotters.
Maybe someone should give former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates a call for advice on how to...
"I think that other countries are watching us very carefully," Robert Gates said.
Gates said past cuts were made "because we thought the world was going to be a safer place."
The former Defense secretary said modern wars lack "clear-cut" definitions of victory.
The Topline: Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates had a line at the Pentagon Thursday that...
Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates was at the Pentagon Thursday signing his new memoir for a...
President Obama brushed aside questions about Robert Gates's memoir on Monday, praising the former...
Gates said his book has been "hijacked by people along the political spectrum."
Gates said he did not regret publishing his memoir while Obama is still in office.
Ex-Defense chief says Afghanistan differences weren't just "Team of Rivals" manifestation.
Robert Gates warned that ground troops may be needed to “roll back ISIS.”
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The former defense secretary said he would not look to reopen the issue.
"Above all ... [Russian President Vladimir] Putin clings to a zero-sum worldview," former Secretary...
“Look, I like Bill Gates," Biden said, referring to former Pentagon chief Robert Gates.
The former Defense secretary is pushing back on criticisms of disloyalty around new memoir.
The Senate majority leader said he was "disappointed" in ex-Defense Secretary Robert Gates.
The former Defense chief said the U.S. should be “extremely careful about preventive war.”
Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates said on Monday he’s “disappointed” by the reaction to his...
McCain said Gates was frustrated and "decided to really let loose."
Excerpts from former Defense Secretary Gates's memoir have increased mistrust.
The former Defense chief said he wasn't sure whether Reid was serious or "delusional."