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Carla Gleason, a Pentagon spokesperson, wouldn't deny the joint chiefs weren't briefed on the recommendation before it went public, but said their ... experts on which Mattis relied before making his recommendation on February 22 to the White House was “a panel of service and joint staff senior leaders.”
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff completed an extensive visit to Afghanistan, and leaves encouraged by the Afghan and coalition military potential in the country. Marine Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets with. Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs ...

The hard work of Afghan and coalition personnel in the train, advise, assist strategy is already paying off, and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is encouraged by the progress. Joint Chiefs chairman and his senior enlisted advisor talk aboard a helicopter flying over Afghanistan. Marine Corps Gen.
The chairman is traveling with a larger than normal party, including senior officials on the Joint Staff who specialize in intelligence, strategy and logistics. Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell, the chairman's senior enlisted advisor, is also in the party. These officials will travel throughout Afghanistan to ...
Director of the Joint Staff, Marine Lt. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, said he was unsure how training might have affected the crash of the F/A-18 Super Hornet off the coast of Key West, Fla., but he said "readiness is absolutely at the center of what we're doing right now." “Pilots are going to be flying more and ...

Air Force Brig. Gen. David A. Krumm, the Joint Staff's deputy director for requirements, speaks during the JEDI Cloud Industry Day in Arlington, Va., March 7, 2018. The event outlined the ... The Industry Day event, held at the Sheraton Pentagon City near the Pentagon, was open to the public. Hundreds of ...
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity ... Russia has not lived up to its promises on Syria, a senior Pentagon official said here today. ... Kenneth M. McKenzie Jr., the Joint Staff director, answer reporters' questions during a news conference at the Pentagon, March 15, 2018. DoD photo by Jim ...

Pressed by President Trump, the Pentagon is proposing to stage a military parade in November with veterans in historic uniforms and warplanes, but no tanks ... "I can confirm that the Joint Staff has received planning guidance for the parade from DOD and that planning is underway," said a spokesman for ...
The Department of Defense released a cloud contract request for proposals that aims to provide all parts of the military with a modern services and storage network they need ... David Krumm, deputy director for requirements for the Joint Staff at the Pentagon, speaking at a March 7 JEDI cloud industry day.
DoD and the Joint Staff recently instituted a Women, Peace and Security Synchronization Group. This group, consisting of representatives from the combatant commands, military services, regional centers and professional military education institutions, as well as DoD and Joint Staff leaders, meets monthly ...
The Defense Department is slowly reducing its senior executive service staff down to 1,260 members over the next four years. A December 2017 report from Robert Wilkie, the Defense undersecretary for personnel and readiness, outlines just how DoD and the military branches will reduce 158 employees ...
The Joint Staff recently approved the military honor for qualified members in any branch of the armed services. The military departments are responsible for determining individual eligibility. Service members are advised to direct any questions to their respective military department. For Hurricane Harvey ...
A new Army formation deployed to Afghanistan is dedicated to focusing the power of the Afghan military and government on taking the fight to the Taliban to convince the group to reconcile. Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford talks to a group of soldiers standing outside. Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford ...


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