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Perry says defense cuts could trigger 'another Pearl Harbor'

GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry on Wednesday criticized President Obama for "allowing" $600 billion in automatic cuts to the military to proceed, saying the U.S. "could see another Pearl Harbor" as a result.

"If we allow our military to be cut as much as this president's talking about allowing it to be cut, you could have another Pearl Harbor in this country," Perry warned on CNN. He suggested North Korea, Iran or Syria could attack the United States.

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