U.S. Southern Command Commander Gen. John F. Kelly; Gen. James N. Mattis; International Security Assistance Force Commander meet in the Commandant's House in Washington, D.C.
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Marine Generals Are Taking Over Trump’s Administration
No fewer than three current and former four-star Marines will serve in top posts in Trump’s national security team.
Left: Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly, smiles as he speaks during a change of command ceremony at U.S. Southern Command, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Right: Marine Gen. James Mattis pauses before the start of a Senate Armed Services committee hearing on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.
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Retired Marine Generals Mattis and Kelly Recommend Each Other For Defense Secretary
When meeting with Trump, each general recommended the other for the position of secretary of Defense, The Washington Post reports.
Left to right: Navy Adm. Kurt W. Tidd; Defense Secretary Ash Carter; Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; and Marine Corps Gen. John F. Kelly applaud during the change-of-command ceremony for the U.S. Southern Command at the command's headquarter in Miami, Jan. 14, 2016.
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Does The US Military Have Too Many Generals?
The Senate is weighing a provision that would force the U.S. military to cut hundreds of general officers.
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We used a new app to match America’s top generals with dog breeds. Why? Because someone had to do it.
Marine Gen. James Mattis, commander, U.S. Central Command, left, and Navy Adm. William McRaven, commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, listen during a Senate Armed Services committee hearing on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, in Washington.
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6 Military Leaders Who Could Run For President In 2016
Amid 2016 presidential election buzz, here are six men of military background who could make a run for the White House.