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Oct. 23, 2017

Dunford: DoD Owes Families, Nation Information on Niger Action

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford said the four Special Forces soldiers who were killed and the two who were wounded in Niger were conducting an important train, advise and assist mission with Nigerien forces.

Oct. 20, 2017

Dunford Calls USO a Vital Link Between Troops, America

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff thanked the USO for all it has done and continues to do to support service members in the United States and around the world during a gala held in Washington, D.C.

Oct. 10, 2017

Troops in Iraq, Syria Ask Chairman's Senior Enlisted Advisor: 'What's Next?'

After visiting U.S. troops in Iraq, Syria and Jordan, the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said U.S. troops are executing the strategy to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, and they want to know what's next.

Oct. 5, 2017

Ancient Greek Play Allows Americans to Examine Cost of War

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, invited actors to give a dramatic reading of an ancient Greek play that deals with suicide before senior military leaders at the Senior Leadership Conference.

Oct. 3, 2017

Dunford: New Operational Construct in Afghanistan Should Break Stalemate

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told the Senate Armed Services Committee that the new South Asia strategy should break the stalemate in Afghanistan and make the United States, its allies and its partners more secure.

Sept. 28, 2017

Senate Confirms Dunford for Additional 2-Year Term as Chairman

The Senate has agreed to Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford’s reappointment for another two-year term as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the principal military advisor to the president, defense secretary and the rest of the National Security Council.

Sept. 26, 2017

Erosion of U.S. Military Capabilities Must Be Stopped, Chairman Tells Senators

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford asked members of the Senate Armed Services Committee to provide adequate, stable budgets so that the Defense Department can fight today’s battles and prepare tomorrow’s force.

Sept. 25, 2017

Roegge Succeeds Padilla as National Defense University President

Professional military education is a U.S. military priority, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said at a ceremony in which Navy Vice Adm. Frederick Roegge succeeded Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Frederick Padilla as National Defense University president.

Aug. 26, 2017

Dunford Attends Scottish Tattoo, Discusses Defense Topics With U.K. Leaders

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attended the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Scotland, and spoke with senior United Kingdom defense leaders on a wide range of defense topics.

Aug. 25, 2017

Dunford Arrives in Scotland, Visits British Bases

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrived in Scotland to visit British bases and to attend the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo as the guest of the British Chief of Defense Staff Air Chief Marshal Stuart Peach.

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