Joint Chiefs Chairman: Refugee Crisis 'Most Prominent Issue' Among Military Leaders

The outgoing chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Martin Dempsey, addresses the European refugee crisis in an interview with ABC News' Martha Raddatz.
1:01 | 09/03/15

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This week there are some very. Powerful photographs. Of some drum children on a each. The migrant problem the worst for Europe since World War II when you seen pictures like. And we know how many migrants and refugees have died. At one point went just say maybe this will change things. Yes in fact. For probably the last two. Meetings with my NATO counterparts and we have them and batteries Ford five months. That issue has been deemed most prominent issue among military leaders not. Not just among law enforcement or political leaders. I think there's beginning to be a bit of recognition that this is this is a real crisis it's one of the things I've been reflecting about what's changed since I became chairman. And one of the things that's changed is. Prominence of this refugee and internally displaced. Person problem and it is a huge problem.

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