If your answer is the official word then it just means that military leaders are a little bit less usefull thats all.
On one hand it states: "The war will be resolved at the beginning of the
attacker's next turn."
On the other hand it states: "Except during the first round, each player begins his or her turn by replenishing the card row"
So both events happen at the start of the players turn and it is unclear what has priority. If there ever comes a FAQ i think it should be included