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The arrival of Aston Villa Toryism?

Theresa May's joint chief of staff is Nick Timothy, an avid Aston Villa fan. Here, he draws lessons for politics from Villa's relegation: Lessons to be learned

North Korean Test of Ballistic Missile Unsuccessful– S. Korean Military

North Korean test of a submarine launched ballistic missile carried out earlier on Saturday was unsuccessful, South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said as quoted by Japanese media.

North Korea Fires Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile – S Korean Military

North Korea fired Saturday a submarine launched ballistic missile near the eastern province of South Hamgyong, South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said as quoted by Japanese media.

President Obama delivers statement on Afghanistan

President Obama will deliver a statement on Afghanistan. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford will also attend. Wednesday, Jul 6, 2016 · 2:28:33 PM +00:00 · Joan McCarter He’s...Show More Summary

Obama expected to announce new drawdown in Afghanistan

The White House says the president will make a statement from the Roosevelt Room with Defense Secretary Ash Carter and the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman, Gen. Joseph Dunford. Obama had planned to drop troop levels from 9,800 to 5,500 troops by the end of 2016.

US Air Force Is Dramatically Understaffed, Retiring Military Official

According to retiring Air Force Chief of Staff Mark Welsh, the US military branch needs nearly 40,000 to 60,000 more airmen to fulfill its programs. At least 30,000 are needed for the beleaguered F-35 Joint Strike fighter jet.

Jordan Army Declares Northern, Northeastern Border Closed Military Zone

Mashal Mohammad Zaben, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Jordanian Armed Forces, declared the country’s northern and northeastern borders closed military zones after several servicemen were killed in a blast near the frontier with Syria, the armed forces said Tuesday.

Japan Military Ready to Reciprocate to Territorial Waters Intrusion

The Japan Self-Defense Forces are ready to "react correspondingly" amid possible intrusion into the country's territorial waters, the chief of the JSDF's Joint Staff said Thursday.

S. Korea says N. Korea attempted missile launch likely failed

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that ?North Korea attempted to launch an unidentified missile but that it is presumed to have failed

North Korea's Attempt to Launch Missile Fails

An attempt by North Korea to launch a missile failed early on Tuesday, the South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said.

A Worrisome New Plan to Send U.S. Troops to Libya as ‘Advisers’

2 months agoNews : Truthdig

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General James Dunford, said the United States may soon send U.S. “military advisers” to Libya to fight against Islamic State. But if the past is any lesson, the plan will presage a large combat contingent.

The Pentagon's Readiness Vortex

Thomas Donnelly Defense, United States “We have a lot of ‘not availables’ in the force right now." For the past several years, members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff have been painting a bleak portrait of the state of the armed services. Show More Summary

Senate Holds Hearing Today On Navigating Business Tax Reform

The Senate Finance Committee holds a hearing today on Navigating Business Tax Reform: Thomas A. Barthold (Chief of Staff, Joint Committee on Taxation) James R. Hines, Jr. (Professor, University of Michigan) Sanford E. Zinman (Owner, Sanford E. Zinman, CPA, Tarrytown, NY Gayle Goschie (Vice President, Goschie Farms, Silverton, OR)...

North Korea Completes Missile Launch Off Coast Of Korean Peninsula

North Korea has completed what is believed to be a submarine-based missile launch off the southern coast of the Korean peninsula. According to officials of the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff, the ballistic missile was fired at approximately 6:30 p.m. Show More Summary

N Korea Reportedly Fires Ballistic Missile From Submarine

Noth Korea launched a ballistic missile from submarine on Saturday, Yonhap reports citing the South Korean office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

N. Korea Missile Launch Flops

North Korea's "Day of the Sun" became the "Day of the Flop" after an attempt to mark its founder's birthday with a missile launch fizzled, according to South Korean officials. An official from South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says the missile launch from the country's east coast early Friday...

Top Brass: Military Stay Out of Politics

3 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

The head of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is ordering commanders to keep well clear of the political debates in the current presidential campaign.

Obama on Islamic State group: 'We will defeat them'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is underscoring that destroying the Islamic State group is his top priority. Obama commented at a White House meeting Tuesday with the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the combatant commanders.

US Defense Secretary Wants More Power for Chairman of Joint Chiefs

US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said that the government and Congress need to reform the US military command system to give more power to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs and their staff to move forces quickly around the world on daily basis.

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