During a press briefing on May 19, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis described a tactical shift in the US-led effort against ISIS in Syria and Iraq. "By taking the time up front to surround these locations, instead of simply shoving them from one [location] to another and actually reinforcing them as they fall back... Show More Summary
LONDON — Gavin Barwell, the former Conservative MP that lost his seat in London's most marginal constituency (Croydon Central), is now Prime Minister Theresa May's chief of staff. He takes over from May's joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy...Show More Summary
May to confirm the rest of her cabinet after Boris Johnson, Philip Hammond, Amber Rudd, and David Davis keep jobs. May under pressure to sack her joint chiefs of staff Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill. Tories and DUP to agree written "programme...Show More Summary
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement that North Korea fired several projectiles off its east coast on Thursday. The statement says the projectiles were believed to … Click to Continue »
A week after it launched a medium-range missile capable of reaching U.S. bases nearby, North Korea fired an "unidentified projectile" early Monday morning, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement.
South Korea's military says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile off its east coast. The statement by the Joint Chiefs of Staff early Monday morning didn't say what type of projectile was fired or if the test was successful. North Korea has increased its test-firing of ballistic missiles...
South Korea's military says rival North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile off its east coast. The statement by the Joint Chiefs of Staff early Monday morning didn't say what … Click to Continue »
The South Korean fired warning shots Tuesday at an "unidentified object" flying across the heavily fortified border from North Korea Tuesday afternoon according to the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The military detected the object traversing...Show More Summary
South Korea’s military says North Korea has launched “what appears to be” a ballistic missile. The joint chiefs of staff in Seoul said the missile was fired Sunday afternoon from South Pyeongan province, and flew about 500 kilometers before landing in the sea. A White House official said ”We are...
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said that the country's military "is closely monitoring the North Korean military for any further provocation and maintaining readiness to respond"
North Korea has fired an “unidentified projectile,” according to South Korea’s military, according to BBC. The Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement reported on Sunday by the Yonhap news agency. The area, which is the location of...Show More Summary
U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated Marine General Joseph Dunford to keep his post as his top military adviser for another two-year term. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was first named to the post in 2015 under then-president Barack Obama. The Pentagon announced the decision...
The Pentagon says President Donald Trump has nominated Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford to serve a second two-year term as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Dunford completes his first … Click to Continue »
South Korea says rival North Korea has launched a projectile believed to be a ballistic missile. It comes days after the election of a new South Korean president. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff had few other details, including whether the launch was successful or what kind of projectile was...
No decisions on whether to increase U.S. forces in Afghanistan have been made yet, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told reporters in Israel Tuesday. Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford said national security leaders have not gone to President Donald J. Trump yet with Afghanistan troop recommendations for 2017 and beyond. “One of
The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chief of Staff spoke on the phone Saturday with a top Russian military official. They discussed the developments in Syria, including a Russian-proposed "safe zone" that went into effect Saturday. Jonathan Vigliotti has more.
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said North Korea's missile exploded shortly after launch early Saturday.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says North Korea has test-fired a missile from the western part of its country. There were no other immediate details Saturday morning, including what type of missile wasShow More Summary
SOUTH KOREA’S JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF: Latest North Korean missile test failed. The communist state attempted to launch an unidentifed missile from the port city of Sinpo on its east coast in the morning, and the launch is presumed to have failed, the JCS said. Good.