[USA], Dec 11 (ANI): The United States Defence Department on Monday clarified that Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Joseph Dunford will serve the full two-year term, despite President Donald Sify - Published
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that he would nominate four-star Army General Mark Milley to be the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Trump said on.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •Sify
Over 3,000 additional active duty troops will be deployed to the southern US border to bolster security, says CNN. The newly deployed troops will be joining the 2,300 troops already there. The troops..
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, a retired Marine Corps general who has been known as a stabilizing force in President Trump’s Cabinet, will leave his job at the end of February, Trump announced in..
On Wednesday US officials shared with Reuters the United States is contemplating a total withdrawal of US forces from Syria as it nears the end of its campaign to retake all of the territory once held..
Mattis was accompanied by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine General Joseph Dunford, who earlier in the week had gone to Islamabad with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on a mission to reset.. DNA - Published
At his first meeting with new Pakistani leadership in Islamabad, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who was accompanied by chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford, sought to reset.. DNA - Published
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in New Delhi here Wednesday to hold the inaugural two-plus-two talks with their Indian counterparts, focus of which will be to.. DNA - Published
Pompeo is arriving in Islamabad along with General Joseph Dunford, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, days after the Trump administration cancelled $300 million in military aid to Pakistan as it.. Firstpost - Published
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has *defended the Trump administratio*n's decision to cut USD 300 million aid to Pakistan, saying Islamabad did not make satisfactory progress in combatting.. DNA - Published
President Donald Trumps administration has made clear it sees Moscow as complicit in the latest suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria, but Pentagon planners are taking pains to avoid hitting.. Deccan Herald - Published
The US will deploy the military to secure its international border with Mexico, President Donald Trump has said, asserting that Americas existing laws were "horrible" and enabled caravans of illegal.. Deccan Herald - Published
Admiral Lanba will hold discussions with Defence Secretary James Mattis, Secretary of the US Navy Richard V Spencer, Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph F Dunford Jr, Chief of Naval.. IndiaTimes - Published
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The head of Russia's military General Staff and the head of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff discussed the Syrian crisis, including the situation in besieged eastern Ghouta, the.. Reuters India - Published
A rare conflict between religious and political leaders has broken out in Russia's North Caucasus region, with Islamic imams accusing the local government of corruption while authorities install.. Mid-Day - Published
The US on Friday accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of breaching Cold War-era treaties by developing a new generation of "invincible" weapons and said American military was fully prepared to.. Deccan Herald - Published
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's nuclear program has made some strides in recent months, but the country has not yet demonstrated all the components of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM),.. Reuters India - Published
South Korea, Japan and the US have begun joint missile detection exercises amid escalating regional tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons program, Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff said on Monday. Firstpost - Published
North Korea says a nuclear war on the Korean Peninsula has become a matter of when, not if, as it continued to lash out at a massive joint military exercise between the United States and South Korea.. Deccan Herald - Published
A North Korean soldier involved in an extremely rare and dramatic defection to the South was shot six times by his own side as he drove to the heavily guarded border and ran across under a hail of.. Deccan Herald - Published
The North Korean soldier bolted from a guard post at the northern side of Panmunjom to the southern side of the village, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a statement. DNA - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
Senior Defence officers from the US, South Korea and Japan held trilateral talks and advised North Korea to stroll faraway from its “damaging and reckless path” of guns development, America.. IndiaVision - Published
[USA], October 24 (ANI): Chairman of U.S Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joseph Dunford, on Monday held a briefing on the military operation in Niger that left four American soldiers dead earlier Sify - Published Also reported by •newKerala.com
Ankara [Turkey], October 23 : The United States embassy in Jakarta on Monday apologised to the Indonesian Government after its military chief General Gatot Nurmantyo was denied entry into the country,.. newKerala.com - Published
Jakarta [Indonesia], Oct 23 : Indonesia has demanding an explanation after its military chief General Gatot Nurmantyo was denied entry into the United States on Saturday, despite having an invitation.. newKerala.com - Published
Amid mounting US pressure on Pakistan to rein in terror groups, China today backed its all-weather ally and said Washington should "give full recognition" to Islamabads "active efforts" to combat.. Deccan Herald - Published
"China is focused on limiting our ability to project power and weakening our position in the Indo-Pacific region, even as we work to find common ground in confronting North Korea's provocative.. IndiaTimes - Published
A senior US General today said Pakistan's intelligence agency, ISI,has connections with terrorist groups and runs its own foreign policy.During a Congressional hearing, Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs.. All India Radio - Published
"I think it's clear to me that the ISI has connections with terrorist groups," General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff told members of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations.. IndiaTimes - Published
Pakistans intelligence agency ISI has connections with terrorist groups and runs its own foreign policy, a top US General said today.
Pakistan has denied the US allegations, which could possibly be.. Deccan Herald - Published
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford maintained that the United States defence establishment should prepare itself in light of North Korea's escalating war rhetoric. India Today - Published
Transgender personnel in the US military can keep serving and can re-enlist well into next year while the Pentagon figures out how to implement President Donald Trump's ban, an official said.. DNA - Published
South Korea has conducted a missile drill simulating an attack on the North Korean nuclear test site, in response to Pyongyang's sixth nuclear test.Quoting the Joint Chiefs of Staff state news agency.. All India Radio - Published
South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported that Gen. Joseph Dunford, the US chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, phoned his South Korean counterpart Gen. Jeong Kyeong-doo to promise support and.. IndiaTimes - Published
North Korea said it set off a hydrogen bomb today in its sixth nuclear test, which judging by the earthquake it set off appeared to be its most powerful explosion yet.
South Koreas weather agency.. Deccan Herald - Published
North Korea appeared to carry out a sixth nuclear test today, with seismic monitors measuring an "explosion" of 6.3 magnitude near its main test site, sending tensions over its weapons ambitions to new.. Deccan Herald - Published
Nuclear-armed North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan today, South Koreas military and the Japanese government said, in a major escalation by Pyongyang amid tensions over its weapons.. Deccan Herald - Published
The U.S. Navy on Wednesday said it had removed Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin after a series of collisions involving its warships in Asia as the search goes on for 10 sailors.. DNA - Published
The Pentagon has not decided yet how many more U.S. troops to send to Afghanistan, Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Tuesday, after President Donald Trump committed the United States to an.. DNA - Published
U. S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Tuesday he was waiting for a plan from the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff that follows President Donald Trump's South Asia strategy before he makes a.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Pakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours, a top American General has said.
US Central Command (CENTCOM) commander General Joseph Votel.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
US President Donald Trump is weighing his options on formulating a new strategy in South Asia with the main focus on Afghanistan, the White House has said, after the President held a key meeting with.. DNA - Published
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis would travel to the Middle East and Europe next week to re- affirm America's enduring commitment to strategic partnerships in the region. The Pentagon said, Mattis will.. All India Radio - Published