June 7, 2017
Wake Island a Lesson in American WWII Bravery
WAKE ISLAND —
The story of the Wake Island defenders in December 1941 has inspired generations of Americans, but the island is so remote that few ever get the chance to see the site of their courage.
June 4, 2017
U.S. Asia-Pacific Presence ‘Healthy, Robust, Valuable,’ Dunford Says
The U.S. military presence in the Asia-Pacific region is "healthy, robust and valuable," the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said after attending the Shangri-La Dialogue in security conference Singapore.
May 29, 2017
Trump Leads Nation’s Remembrance on Memorial Day
President Donald J. Trump honored the courage, devotion and sacrifice of fallen service members during a Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, where he also acknowledged the sacrifice of loved ones left behind.
May 17, 2017
NATO Military Chiefs Prepare Recommendations for Heads of Governments
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, met with NATO's chiefs of defense in Brussels to assess current and future work and to form recommendations for political leaders who will convene next week.
May 9, 2017
U.S. Officials Studying Force Size in Afghanistan, Dunford Says
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said no decisions on whether to increase U.S. forces in Afghanistan have been made yet.
May 5, 2017
Dunford Helps ‘Chosin Few’ Dedicate Monument to Korean War Battle
QUANTICO, Va. —
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, was joined by men who fought in the Chosin Reservoir Battle in North Korea in 1950 as he dedicated the Chosin Few Battle Monument at the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
April 26, 2017
Leaders Brief Congress on Review of North Korea Policy
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, briefed members of Congress at the White House on the review President Donald J. Trump ordered of U.S. policy toward North Korea.
April 14, 2017
TAPS Honors Survivors, Mentors at Annual Gala
“What TAPS really means to those of us still in uniform is that someone is always going to be there for us and our families, especially if we confront tragedy,” Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said during the event to honor loved ones.
Dunford Highlights Service Members’ Innovation in Accepting Eisenhower Award
Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford accepted the Eisenhower Award from the Business Executives for National Security on behalf of the more than two million members of the Defense Department.
April 5, 2017
White House Official: Iraq Trip Provides ‘Invaluable, Informative Experience’
Jared Kushner, the senior advisor to President Donald J. Trump, said his trip with Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford to Iraq was an “invaluable, informative experience.”