Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,
provides testimony to the Senate Armed Services Committee on counter-Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant operations and Middle East strategy at the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington D.C., Apr. 28, 2016..
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Dunford Just Acknowledged US Troops In Iraq Are Engaged In Combat Operations
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs finally acknowledged troops are fighting in combat operations in Iraq.
Drill instructor Sgt. Donald Miller corrects a recruit March 25, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. Drill instructors like Miller, a 28-year-old from Nacogdoches, Texas, guide new recruits through in-processing and teach them how to act before they begin the official training curriculum.
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Marine Corps May Require Higher Test Scores To Get Into Boot Camp
As the Corps pushes to develop a more mature force, top brass may opt to raise the bar to get into boot camp.
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus responds to his critics in an interview with Task & Purpose, Jan. 28, 2016.
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Mabus: Marine Corps Standards Will Not Be Lowered For Gender Integration
In a Task & Purpose exclusive, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus promised not to lower standards when women join Marine Corps combat units.
Gen. Martin E. Dempsey stands with Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. during a change of command ceremony in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2014.
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Here Are The Highlights From The Joint Chiefs’ New National Military Strategy
Here’s the good news and bad news laid out in the 2015 National Military Strategy recently released by the Joint Chiefs of Staff.