Tag: Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan

Military December 24, 2018

By Paul Szoldra: Air Force A-10 Pilots Awarded For Saving 50 US Troops In ‘Danger Close’ Air Strike In Syria
By Don Sweeney, The Sacramento Bee: Meet Patrick Shanahan, The Man Trump Picked To Temporarily Replace Mattis
By Oriana Pawlyk: Drinking Culture, ‘Unsafe Supervision’ Blamed in Laughlin Firings
By Jeff Schogol: This Is How I Inadvertently Angered The Pentagon Parking Gods
The moral of this story is: Don’t fight the power when you have no power to begin with.

Military October 05, 2018

Navy to Christen Guided-Missile Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr.
By Paul Szoldra: ‘We Have No Way Of Addressing This’: Ex-NSA Scientist Reacts To China Sneaking Microchips Into DoD Servers
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Centcom Commander Discusses Regional Hotspots
Department Of Defense Press Briefing By General Joseph Votel via teleconference from Tampa, Florida, on Operations in the Central Command Area of Responsibility General Joseph L. Votel, commander, U.S. Central Command; Commander Sean Robertson, Pentagon spokesman
By Dilshika Jayamaha: Guyana’s Rampant Violence Reminds Me Of My Childhood In Sri Lanka. That’s A Bad Sign
By Sebastian J. Bae and Antonieta Rico, Long March Council of the Former Enlisted: How Do We Really Define The War On Terror? Notes From A Generation At War
By James Clark: Netflix Just Announced A ‘Medal Of Honor’ Series That Recreates Some Of The Most Incredible Acts Of Valor From WWII To Post-9/11
By Colleen Barry: Submarine Search Ends for WWII Remains in Italy’s Lake Garda





Military September 20, 2018

By Gina Harkins: Navy IDs Sailor Killed by Airplane Propeller Aboard Carrier George H.W. Bush
The Associated Press: Former VA Police Officer Gets Prison for Patient’s Rough Arrest
En Route to Macedonia Press Gaggle by Secretary Mattis Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis
By Oriana Pawlyk: Beyond BRRRT: Airpower Alone Won’t Secure Victory, Goldfein Says
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Task Force Looks at Making Infantry Squads More Lethal
By Richard Sisk: Space Force Still an Unfunded Concept as Pentagon Grasps for a Plan
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Time is Now to Execute National Defense Strategy, Shanahan Says
By Air Force 1st Lt. Francine St Laurent, 168th Wing: Face of Defense: Dual-Hatted Air Guard Doctor Serves as Community Partner
By Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Everett Allen Defense Media Activity: Airman Practices Humanitarianism on the Home Front
The Associated Press: Army Report Blames Overconfidence for Training Avalanche
Task & Purpose – Adam Linehan: Full Metal Racket: How An Honest Bid To Preserve The Legacy Of Vietnam Sold Out
Task & Purpose By Mike Martin: Why We Fight: It’s Not Always Because We Face An Enemy
Mike Martin is a visiting research fellow at the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, having previously studied biology at Oxford. Between these experiences, he served as a British Army officer in Afghanistan. He is the author of An Intimate War: An Oral History of the Helmand Conflict, Crossing the Congo: Over Land and Water in a Hard Place, and most recently, Why We Fight.


Former Navy SEALs Shawn Ryan of Vigilance Elite and Jeff Reid (Alaskan Dog Musher) of Frozen Trident Kennel talk about 10 survival tips that you don’t know. 10 tips that don’t necessarily have a genre and we don’t hear about that often.

Military April 25, 2018

Press Operations: Secretary Mattis Enhanced Honor Cordon Welcoming Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence General Prawit Wongsuwan
By Air Force Airman 1st Class Tara Stetler 375th Air Mobility Wing: Face of Defense: Airman’s Renovation Project Improves Local Children’s Home
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: DoD Seeks to Make Civilian Agencies More Productive, Efficient
By Air Force Senior Airman Elijah Chevalier 48th Fighter Wing: Man’s Best Friend Puts the Bite on Security Threats
Sara Hossaini: First Group of Military Vets Graduate from Facebook Cybersecurity Course

Military February 07, 2018

By Claudette Roulo DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Shanahan: National Defense Strategy Reflects DoD’s ‘Will to Win’
By Terri Moon Cronk DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Mattis Urges Congress to Provide Budget Predictability for DoD

General Paul J. Selva Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity: Dunford Visits With Australian Chief of Defense, Moves on to Thailand

General Joseph F. Dunford, Jr. Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
By Scott Gross: Inside the Gates: Operation Punch Bowl
Operation Afghanistan: Finding a suit at the bazaar
Blake Essig finds out how easy it can be to find a suit on short notice in Afghanistan at the bazaar on Tactical Base Gamberi.