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March 29, 2018

U.S. Brigade Arrives in Afghanistan to Advise, Strengthen Afghan Forces

A new Army formation deployed to Afghanistan is dedicated to focusing the power of the Afghan military and government on taking the fight to the Taliban to convince the group to reconcile.

March 23, 2018

Dunford Encouraged by Afghan, Coalition Efforts in Afghanistan

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

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.

March 21, 2018

Chairman Expresses Enthusiasm About Military Dimension in Afghanistan

The hard work of Afghan and coalition personnel in the train, advise, assist strategy is already paying off, and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said he is encouraged by the progress he's seen while in Afghanistan.

March 20, 2018

Officials Note Progress in Afghanistan, Difficulty for Taliban

There is never going to be a better time for the Taliban to start talking with the Afghan government about peace, a Resolute Support official said in Afghanistan during a visit from the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Feb. 9, 2018

America’s History, Future Integral to Pacific, Dunford Says

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, wrapped up a trip that took him to Wake Island, Australia, Thailand, Guam and Hawaii, where he visited the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor.

Feb. 7, 2018

U.S., Thai Leaders Reaffirm Military-to-Military Relationship

Meetings with senior Thai leaders in Bangkok went well and could lead to decades of cooperation between the two nations, Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

Feb. 6, 2018

Dunford Re-Energizing Military-to-Military Relations With Thailand

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff will seek to expand military-to-military contacts with Thailand when he meets with the nation’s defense chief, the defense minister and the prime minister in Bangkok.

Feb. 3, 2018

Wake Island Embodies Reality of America as Pacific Power

By history and by blood, the U.S. is a Pacific nation and nothing says that better than this remote coral atoll. Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, stopped there during a trip to Australia and Thailand to meet with allies.

Jan. 19, 2018

DoD Official: National Defense Strategy Will Enhance Deterrence

The new National Defense Strategy is aimed at restoring America’s competitive military advantage to deter Russia and China from challenging the United States, its allies or seeking to overturn the international order that has served so well since the end of World War II.

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