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Troop Outreach
  June 2010

Top Stories

Mullen Cites Need to Improve China Ties

FORT BENNING, Ga., June 4, 2010 – The nation’s top military officer echoed recent remarks made by Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates that China’s military is inhibiting progress in U.S.-China relations. Story

Mullen: U.S. Troops ‘Best Military’ Ever

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C., June 4, 2010 – Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Navy Adm. Mike Mullen saluted the exemplary actions of airmen and other U.S. military members worldwide during a visit with troops and families at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Story

Mullen Lauds Civilian Efforts at MRAP Plant

CHARLESTON, S.C., June 3, 2010 – Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Navy Adm. Mike Mullen today cited the significance of mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles in combat, praising the life-saving efforts of civilian scientists and engineers who’ve integrated such capabilities into today’s military. Story

Airmen awarded Bronze Star by CJCS

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C., June 3, 2010 – Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Navy Adm. Mike Mullen saluted the exemplary actions of airmen and other U.S. military members serving worldwide during a visit with troops and families at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Story

Troops’ Opinions Critical in
‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Review

FORT BRAGG, N.C., June 3, 2010 - Servicemembers’ opinions are “absolutely critical” in reviewing the law that bans gays and lesbians from openly serving in the military, said Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Story

Mullen Thanks Troops, Families for Service

FORT BRAGG, N.C., June 3, 2010 - Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, visited with soldiers and families at Fort Bragg, N.C., praising their efforts and continued support over the past decade despite frequent deployments and strenuous combat missions. Story