Sen. Claire McCaskill called on the Pentagon to investigate ties that a general on the Joint Chiefs of Staff had to a defense contractor.
An Army National Guard general on the Joint Chiefs of Staff has been fired from his job following an extramarital affair.
JAYVEE: Islamic State launches chemical attack against U.S., Iraqi forces, Pentagon confirms. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford told members of the Senate Armed Services Committee “mustard blister agent” was released in the vicinity of a military airfield in the western part of al Qayyara, about 40 miles south of Mosul, […]
I saw an interview last week where a pundit was asked to comment on the content of former Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell having his emailed hacked. He refused because he didn’t think it was appropriate to reward those who violated his privacy. I really respect that. [...]Show More Summary
Gen. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, still hopes to end fighting in Syria.
Secretary of State John Kerry has worked tirelessly to end the bloodshed in Syria. Yet he has been on the receiving end of criticism and pushback from Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter and the Joint Chiefs of Staff. It appears those who run the U.S. Show More Summary
On the fifteenth anniversary of 9/11, I went to see two classical Greek tragedies about the toll of war on the human psyche. General Joseph Dunford, Jr., the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the highest-ranking officer in the U.S. Show More Summary
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff estimates the yield was 10 kilotons, which is almost twice that of a January test and would be the country's largest blast yet.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea fired three ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast on Monday, South Korea's Office of Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement.
A moving tribute to the recently deceased chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President Reagan, John William Vessey Jr.: “There aren’t any Ronald Reagans on the ballot this year — or even Jimmy Carters. There certainly aren’t any Jack Vesseys. We’re not likely ever to find the former again. But Gen. Vessey would tell you […]
Matthew Yglesias, Vox: In 1997, after a distinguished career in military service that culminated with stints as national security adviser under Ronald Reagan and chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton, Colin Powell launched a charity. Show More Summary
An artificially intelligent, autonomous Terminator killing machine that excludes or absolves human decision-makers of responsibility will likely be developed, US Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chair Gen. Paul Silva said on Thursday.
The US military continues supporting both its Turkish and Kurdish allies as operations to rid the Turkish-Syrian border city of Jarabulus of Daesh terrorists continue, Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman Gen. Paul Selva said on Thursday.
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford has pointed the finger of blame at Russia for what he called the attempts to "undermine" the NATO alliance during his speech at the National Defense University.
He later worked on POW/MIA matters in Vietnam, helping set groundwork for normalization of relations.
Powell, a retired Army general and former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said he used a secure computer on his desk at the State Department to manage classified information. Powell issued the statement after veteran political...Show More Summary
GEN John W. Vessey, US Army (Ret), has died. He was 94. Vessey was the 10th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, serving in that capacity from 1982-1985. As CJCS, he oversaw the peak of the Reagan military revival. US success in both Gulf Wars can be traced to changes in the US military […]
Retired Army Gen. John W. Vessey, who served as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under President Ronald Reagan, has died.
"He never strayed from his morals or values or faith and he was an extraordinary patriot"
Iran and Iraq should create joint border committees in order to strengthen regional security, Iranian Armed Forces chief of staff, Maj. Gen. Mohammad Hossein Baqeri, said Thursday.