Nikki Haley on Gen. Milley's phone calls: 'You have the back of your president,' not China

Nikki Haley on Gen. Milley's phone calls: 'You have the back of your president,' not China

9/16/2021 7:52:00 PM

Nikki Haley on Gen. Milley's phone calls: 'You have the back of your president,' not China

Nikki Haley, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, said on 'America’s Newsroom' Thursday Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley has a lot of questions to answer at a Sept. 28 Senate hearing.

 counterpart, describing the allegations as a"disgraceful and unprecedented act of insubordination," and calling on him to resign"immediately."Haley noted that it would have been wise to double-check with the commander-in-chief first if Mark Esper, the former United States Secretary of Defense, asked Milley to have serious discussions with the Chinese. 

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He"should have had a conversation with the president and said, 'we have intel that the Chinese are worried we're going to start some sort of war action. We're going to give them a call. This is what we're thinking. Are you OK with that?'" Haley said.

MILLEY SPOKESMAN DEFENDS CALLS WITH CHINA AS 'VITAL' TO 'AVOIDING UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES OR CONFLICT'"There are more questions than there are answers. I think we need to get answers to that. Look, everybody's suspicious of Milley when we already look at what happened in Afghanistan."

Former acting Secretary of Defense Miller went on to reference the allegations, which are included in the book"Peril," co-written by Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Robert Costa, that Milley made two secret phone calls, both to his Chinese counterpart, Gen. Li Zuocheng of the People’s Liberation Army. 

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