Tag: Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper and Army Gen. Mark A. Milley the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Military July 09, 2020

Military.com: Retired General Accepts Plea Deal, Avoids More Jail Time in Rape Case; Bill Would Allow Family of Murdered Army Lieutenant to Receive Military Benefits; Left of Boom Episode 4: Pilotless Black Hawk Takes Flight (ft. Igor Cherepinsky) and more ->

Task & Purpose: It’s official: A woman is joining the ranks of Army Special Forces for the first time in history; Army chief warrant officer sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing a minor and more ->

DOD: Esper, Milley Testify on DOD’s Civilian Law Enforcement Roles



Military January 31, 2020

Military.com: Marine Aviator Relieved for Flying Too Low and Too Fast During Ceremony; New VA Training Effort Aims to Help Caregivers of Veterans Get the Info They Need; Lax Security Left US Troops Unprepared for Deadly Terror Attack in Kenya, General Says; Military Sexual Trauma Survivors Call on Presidential Candidates to Sign Reform Pledge; Body of ‘Lime Lady’ Found in Oklahoma in 1980 Identified as US Soldier and more ->
Task & Purpose: ‘That smile, it was contagious’ — Friends and family remember soldier killed in Syria rollover; Military service academies see sharp increase in reports of sexual assault; House passes bills to repeal 2002 AUMF and require Congress approve any war with Iran and more ->
Coronavirus: DOD Response
Esper, Milley Conduct Pentagon News Conference

Military December 17, 2019

Military.com: Congress Wants the Pentagon to Make a Plan to Close All Remaining Burn Pits; Leadership Changing at Louisiana National Guard in January; Bill Would Cover Cost of Service Dogs for Veterans with PTSD and more ->;
Task & Purpose: Two Marine Raiders and a Navy corpsman charged in death of American contractor; Army unit remembers the Battle of the Bulge with a photo of a Nazi whose troops killed American prisoners; This Air Force master sergeant claimed his unit ignored sexual assault for years. He nearly lost his career because of it; Congress plans to ban sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21, and yes, that includes the military; ‘I gave 100 percent’ — The first female enlisted Guard soldiers have graduated from Army Ranger School; SecDef Esper to Iraq: Get it together and help halt future attacks on bases housing US forces and more ->
DOD: Esper Commemorates Battle of the Bulge at Ceremony in Luxembourg; Esper, Milley Commemorate Battle of the Bulge 75th Anniversary and more ->