Aug. 15, 2018
Chairman Presents Legion of Merit to Lithuanian Defense Chief
JOINT BASE MYER-HENDERSON HALL, Va. —
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, awarded the Legion of Merit to Lithuanian armed forces chief Lt. Gen. Jonas Vytautas Zukas at a ceremony at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.
May 29, 2018
Dunford to Attend Pacom Command Change, Meet With Pacific Allies
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii —
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford will take advantage of U.S. Pacific Command’s upcoming change of command to meet with Pacific allies in Hawaii.
May 17, 2018
Dunford Pleased With Results of NATO Military Committee Meeting
ABOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT —
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is pleased with the progress made at the NATO Military Committee meeting this week, saying the discussions have set the stage for decisions by alliance defense ministers and heads of state.
May 14, 2018
Dunford Arrives in Brussels for NATO Meetings
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, is in Brussels to participate in NATO Military Committee chiefs of defense meetings that will set the stage for the alliance's defense ministerial conference and the NATO summit.
May 10, 2018
Fiscal ’19 Budget Request Will Restore U.S. Military, Dunford Says
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff assured a Senate Appropriations Committee panel that the U.S. military retains a competitive advantage over any potential adversary.
April 25, 2018
Mattis Asks House Committee to Build on Recent DoD Successes
All of the Defense Department’s policies, expenditures and training must contribute to the lethality of the military, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told the House Appropriations Committee’s defense subcommittee, which he thanked for its efforts to provide the funding needed to face the threats of the new age.
April 12, 2018
Budget Allows Forces to Restore Competitive Edge, DoD Leaders Tell House
The budget agreement hammered out in Congress will allow the U.S. military to restore its competitive edge during a time of renewed great power competition, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said.
April 2, 2018
North Carolina Youth Gets Special Pentagon Visit
A North Carolina teenager and his family visited the Pentagon and met several Defense Department leaders at the invitation of the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
March 23, 2018
Dunford Encouraged by Afghan, Coalition Efforts in Afghanistan
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany —
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, completed an extensive visit to Afghanistan, and leaves encouraged by the Afghan and coalition military potential in the country.
March 22, 2018
Nicholson Says Situation in Afghanistan Has Fundamentally Changed
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan —
The South Asia Strategy fundamentally changed the situation in Afghanistan, and the Resolute Support mission commander believes it may provide the key for reconciliation and peace in the country.
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