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Audio Spot: Retired general stresses commitment at ORNL Veterans Day event
"If for some reason that we as a nation should choose at some point not to make the necessary sacrifice, then our children and grandchildren will pay a much higher price," Stiner said. "The cost will be in terms much greater than money."
Stiner said the past can provide a guide in fighting the war on terrorism.
"As we look back at our history, we have faced some tough challenges before, although not quite like this one," Stiner said. "We've always come through when united as a nation."
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