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Dunford and Selva versus SQUIRREL!

4 days agoIndustries / Military : OPFOR

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

Senate panel approves Marine general for Joint Chiefs chair

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

ISIS: The Latest Bean Counter's Folly

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 Changeover Happening Among the US Military's Top Brass

last weekNews : Vice News

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

Putin Sets His Sights on the Baltic States

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

Joint Chiefs Nominee's Alarms About Russia Have An Unaffordable and Wasteful $1 Trillion Pricetag

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 [...]

Mitt Romney was Right? Joint Chiefs Nominee believes Russia is America’s No.1 Threat

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.

Dunford: Russia ‘greatest threat’ to 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 US military’s new stealth fighter can’t actually fight

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

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...

US to Develop Arctic Military Strategy - Chiefs of Staff Chairman Nominee

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.

Joint Chiefs nominee sails through confirmation hearing

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.

US Lacks Legal OK to Protect Rebel Allies From Syrian Army

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.”

Five Takeaways From America’s New Military Strategy

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

Joint Chiefs Nominee Calls Russia #1 Threat, Proposes Arming Ukraine

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.

Russia is top U.S. national security threat - U.S. Gen. Dunford

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.

Duke’s Coach K Has A Twitter Account On The Sneak

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

The Joint Chiefs of Staff: Our Last, Best Hope to Stop a Bad Nuclear Deal With Iran

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 […]

US 'Winning in Iraq'? Wrong Question - General Dempsey

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.

Carter: US to fall short of goal to train 24,000 Iraqi forces to fight ISIS

The defense secretary and joint chiefs of staff chairman testified before Congress about the U.S. policy in the Middle East

Carter, Dempsey to testify in House on 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.

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