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West Point Professor Says U.S. Military Should Target Legal Critics of War on Terror

2 days agoNews : Truthdig

    The 2015 graduating class of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point during their commencement in May. (Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff / (CC BY 2.0)) An assistant professor of law at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point...Show More Summary

South Korea, US Agree to Launch Retaliatory Attacks on North Korea

US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey and his South Korean counterpart Adm. Choi Yoon-hee have agreed to respond to any further provocations by North Korea with counterattacks, the Yonhap News Agency reports.

Sequestration Cuts Making US Army Smaller, Different - Dempsey

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey claims that the US Army is going to be smaller and different from what it has been in the past.

Human Weakness in Cybersecurity

The Joint Chiefs of Staff unclassified email system is now back online, after having been down for more than two weeks, following a breach that some officials have blamed on the Russians. Media reports have stated that no classified information was stolen in the attack. Show More Summary

Russia Behind Cyberattack on Joint Chiefs of Staff Computer System

Well, there’s another cyberattack by a foreign nation, but this time it’s Russia and not China.

10 things in tech you need to know today (TSLA, TWTR, AAPL)

Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know as we head into the weekend. 1. Russian hackers reportedly hacked into the Pentagon and the email system used by the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The service has been offline for around two weeks. Show More Summary

US officials: Russian hackers knocked Pentagon email networks offline and stole a bunch of information

A Russian cyberattack around July 25 against the Pentagon's Joint Chiefs of Staff's email has resulted in the mail system being offline for almost two weeks, US officials told NBC. The attack affected around 4,000 personnel who work for the Joint Chiefs. Show More Summary

Russian Hackers Suspected in Cyberattack on Pentagon

Officials believe Russian hackers are behind a cyberattack on the Pentagon's unclassified email system that has left approximately 4,000 employees of the Joint Chiefs of Staff without email for nearly two weeks, NBC News reports. The attack happened sometime in the last week of July, and while officials say...

Report: Russian Hackers Infiltrated Pentagon Email System

According to NBC News, hackers—allegedly from Russia— compromised an unclassified email system used by more than 4,000 employees of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The attack apparently began on or about July 25 and was “coordinated … via social media accounts.” CBS News reports that classified elements of the network were not affected. Show More Summary

US Officials Accuse Russia of Hacking the Pentagon

3 weeks agoNews : Vice News

Russia reportedly launched a "sophisticated cyberattack" on the Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff's email system, which was immediately shut down by the Pentagon following detection of the attack, and has remained down for the past 11 days, according to US officials and investigators. Show More Summary

Senate confirms Joseph Dunford as next Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman

last monthNews : The Raw Story

The US Senate confirmed Marine General Joseph Dunford as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the US military’s top officer, after President Barack Obama chose him for the post in May. Dunford, 59, currently the commandant of the US Marine Corps, will replace General Martin...

The Dempsey options

(Scott Johnson) Testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee today, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey put some daylight between himself and the Commander in Chief on the question of our options with Iran. President Obama, of course, serves up the choice as between the Iran deal (ineffective) or war (not gonna do it). Show More Summary

Top General Gives ‘Pragmatic’ View of Iran Nuclear Deal

last monthNews : NYTimes: News

Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told a Senate committee that the diplomatic approach to relieving the risk of a nuclear conflict was the right one.

Senate confirms Obama's pick for Joint Chiefs chairman

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Wednesday confirmed President Barack Obama's pick to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., who is currently commandant of the Marine Corps, is expected to take over Oct. Show More Summary

Pentagon email network reportedly taken offline after suspicious activity

last monthNews : The Raw Story

An unclassified email network used by U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey has been taken offline after suspicious activity, CNN reported on Tuesday. CNN quoted a Pentagon spokeswoman as saying that activity on the network, also used by hundreds of military and civilian...

Dunford and Selva versus SQUIRREL!

last monthIndustries / 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

2 months agoNews : 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

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