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Jan. 18, 2017

Dunford Says Transition to Trump Administration Going Smoothly

After wrapping up meetings in Paris and Brussels, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff headed home to attend presidential inauguration activities, telling reporters he expects a smooth transition within the Defense Department.

Jan. 18, 2017

Dunford Discusses Russia, Other Issues, in Interview

Following a meeting of the NATO Military Committee, Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told reporters that Russia remains the most capable state actor that could challenge the United States.

Jan. 18, 2017

NATO Aims to Transform Military Capacity, Official Says

Gen. Denis Mercier of the French air force and commander of the Allied Command Transformation, said throughout its history, NATO has always changed and adapted to new threats, new doctrines and new realities.

Jan. 10, 2017

Carter: DoD Remains Ready During Transition

As the Defense Department prepares to transition to new leadership, it remains ready to confront security challenges anywhere in the world, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said during a news conference at the Pentagon.

Jan. 9, 2017

Dunford Hosts Armed Forces Farewell Tribute to Carter

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the nation’s top military officer, hosted a farewell tribute to Defense Secretary Ash Carter, calling the departing secretary a man of action with keen intellect.

Jan. 4, 2017

Defense Leaders Salute Obama at Armed Forces Farewell Ceremony

Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford hosted an armed forces full-honor review farewell ceremony for President Barack Obama at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va.

Dec. 25, 2016

USO Troupe Visits Base Near Frontline of ISIL Fight

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, led a USO troupe of notable performers to an airfield in Iraq, that ISIL held not long ago, for a Christmas concert before the troops.

Dec. 24, 2016

Dunford, USO Troupe Arrive in Baghdad for Holiday with Troops

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, brought a USO troupe of stars to Iraq to provide a taste of home during the holidays to deployed U.S. service members.

Dec. 7, 2016

Dunford: Service Member Efforts Over Past Year Have Made America Safer

While visiting service members in Afghanistan, Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford said America is safer thanks to the sacrifices U.S. service members and their families have made in the past year.

Dec. 5, 2016

Chairman, Senior Enlisted Advisor Kick Off USO Holiday Tour

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford and Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell kicked off the annual Chairman’s USO Holiday Tour in Turkey with a cast of entertainers and a performance for the troops.

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