There’s a sweeping transition happening at the highest level of American military leadership, and two of the new kids on the block – the nominees for chairman and vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff — are already shaking things up. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Armed Services Committee has approved the nomination of Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The panel approved President Barack Obama's pick by voice vote on Thursday. Show More Summary
The fall of Mosel to ISIS in June, 2014 was not anticipated by the established intelligence experts in the Department of Defense. As Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey, stated on PBS Frontline, "There were several...Show More Summary
There's a sweeping transition happening at the highest level of American military leadership, and two of the new kids on the block - the nominees for chairman and vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff -- are already shaking things up. Show More Summary
President Obama’s nominee for chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joe Dunford, startled members of the Senate Armed Services Committee last week when he called Russia the gravest potential “existential threat to the United...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 09: General Joseph Dunford Jr. prepares to testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee during his confirmation hearing to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. During testimony, Dunford identified Russia as the biggest threat facing the United States. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) The [...]
U.S. Marine Corps General Joseph Dunford, nominated by Obama to be the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, made the remarks recently about Russia’s threat to U.S. national security.
It’s not ISIS, nor al Qaeda nor Iran. It’s Russia. Russia, Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, President Obama’s nominee to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, presents the greatest security threat to the United States. “In Russia we have a nuclear power.” Dunford said at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing. Show More Summary
The Pentagon might be willing to back off a plan that originally called for the construction of more than 2,500 F-35 stealth jets, according to Gen. Joseph Dunford, the nominee for chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Dunford’s remarks to a Senate subcommittee coincided with new questions...
The US military will develop a plan to support the country’s economic and political objectives in the Arctic, the nominee to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Of Staff, General Joseph Dunford, stated on Thursday.
President Obama's nominee as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff sailed through a Senate confirmation hearing Thursday, warning that Russia poses the greatest potential threat to the United States despite the Pentagon's air war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
The nominee to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Of Staff, General Joseph Dunford, noted, however, that if the United States sends rebels into Syria, it should provide “a full range of capability for them to be successful.”
General Martin Dempsey, outgoing Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has just released a new, remarkably readable National Military Strategy (NMS). This document, alongside the President’s National Security Strategy (NSS) and the Secretary of Defense’s National Defense Strategy (NDS), forms the three pillars of top-level U.S. Show More Summary
In the course of his confirmation hearing before the Senate to become the next Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr. stated that Russia poses "the greatest threat" to US national security, adding that it would be "reasonable" for the US to supply Ukraine with heavy weapons, AP reports.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia presents the greatest threat to U.S. national security and its behavior is "nothing short of alarming," Marine General Joseph Dunford, the nominee to become chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said at his Senate confirmation hearing on Thursday.
Flickr/Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff At this point, most college football coaches and college basketball coaches have made their way to Twitter – though whether they actually run their own accounts is a different story. One holdout, unsurprisingly, has been Duke men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski. Show More Summary
We are days away from the June 30th deadline by which the U.S. and Iran are to have finalized a comprehensive nuclear agreement. The framework agreement President Obama announced in early April ignored the mandate of six U.N. Security Council resolutions as well as his own promise to prevent Tehran from acquiring nuclear weapons. Nonetheless, he made […]
The United States objective against the Islamic State in Iraq is not winning a victory, Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff told Congress on Wednesday.
The defense secretary and joint chiefs of staff chairman testified before Congress about the U.S. policy in the Middle East
Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, are to appear Wednesday before the House Armed Services Committee.