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Nov. 14, 2016

Chairman Confident of Success in Campaign Against ISIL

With the fall of Mosul within sight, the battle against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terror group will shift to other domains and areas, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said.

Nov. 11, 2016

Iraqi Offensive to Liberate Mosul Entering Critical Phase

The Iraqi offensive to retake Mosul from Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists is on or ahead of schedule, but the fight will take months, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials said while accompanying the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff during his trip to the region.

Nov. 9, 2016

Dunford Wraps Up Saudi Visit

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff concluded two days of discussions with Saudi leaders in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, covering issues of mutual concern including the ongoing campaign against violent extremism.

Oct. 11, 2016

Dunfords Praise Military Family Group for Building Support Network

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and his wife thanked the National Military Family Association for its efforts, stressing that service members cannot protect the nation without the kind of support that groups like NMFA provide.

Sept. 29, 2016

Newman’s Own Awards $200,000 to 5 Service Organizations

Five service organizations that provide unique opportunities for military personnel, their families and veterans received more than $200,000 in awards during the Newman’s Own Awards ceremony.

Sept. 22, 2016

Coalition Has Momentum to End ISIL’s Hold in Iraq, Syria, Dunford Says

The coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has the momentum to end the terror group’s hold in Iraq and Syria, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Sept. 18, 2016

NATO Needs 'Position of Strength' for Russia

NATO needs to approach Russia from a "position of strength," while keeping the channels open for discussions and possible collaboration, the alliance's supreme allied commander for Europe said after a daylong meeting of the NATO Military Committee in Split, Croatia.

Sept. 16, 2016

Dunford Discusses ISIL With Turkish Counterpart Ahead of NATO Meeting

Ahead of a NATO Military Committee conference, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff met in Croatia with his Turkish counterpart to discuss the way forward in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

Sept. 6, 2016

Dunford Discusses North Korea, ISIL, Regional Challenges at Manila Forum

Addressing military leaders from 29 Pacific nations, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff voiced concern over North Korean missile activity and highlighted progress against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

Aug. 26, 2016

Chairman, Senior British Officer Affirm Close U.S.-U.K. Ties

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, affirmed the nation's commitment to a strong partnership with the United Kingdom and highlighted the U.K.’s role in European security during a Pentagon meeting with the British defense chief.

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