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Obama: Robert Gates a 'good friend'

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President Obama on Monday weighed in publicly for the first time on a blistering memoir by former Defense Secretary Robert Gates, calling his Pentagon chief a “good friend” despite the military leader's damning critique of the White House. "During his tenure here, Secretary Gates was an outstanding secretary of defense, a good friend of mine, and I'll always be grateful for his service,” Obama...

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