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Travels with Dempsey, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff

August 2012

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People Fuel Military Cooperation, Dempsey Says

The “software” of personal relationships is more important than hardware in building military-to-military ties between nations, said Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, while returning from a visit to Afghanistan and Iraq. Story

Dempsey: Political Activity Erodes Public Trust in Military

Using the uniform for partisan politics erodes the trust the American people have in their military, said Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Story

Chairman Finds Familiar, Unfamiliar in Baghdad

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff met with Iraqi leaders in Baghdad, where he found a 'sense of normalcy,' he said, from his days as a commander on the ground there. Story

Dempsey Arrives in Baghdad for Talks With Officials

Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrived in Baghdad for talks with Iraqi and American leaders. Story

Rocket Attack Hurts 2, Damages Aircraft at Bagram

A rocket attack at Bagram Airfield slightly injured two Air Force maintainers and damaged a C-17 aircraft that had transported Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, to Afghanistan. Story

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