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173rd Airborne’s Col. James Johnson was busted by wife for ‘frolic’ in Netherlands

The allegation is that the commander, JHJ III, now ousted, was making time with the Iraqi wife of his cultural advisor, and wound up lying on his travel records. No, I am not beating up on the airborne. They doing it to themselves.

By , a former contributing editor to Foreign Policy.
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The allegation is that the commander, JHJ III, now ousted, was making time with the Iraqi wife of his cultural advisor, and wound up lying on his travel records.

The allegation is that the commander, JHJ III, now ousted, was making time with the Iraqi wife of his cultural advisor, and wound up lying on his travel records.

No, I am not beating up on the airborne. They doing it to themselves.

Thomas E. Ricks is a former contributing editor to Foreign Policy. Twitter: @tomricks1

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