Tag: Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly

Military April 08, 2020

Task & Purpose: We salute the Navy vet who passed away this week after serving DoD for 78 years; Leader of ISIS in Afghanistan arrested; Ousted Navy secretary takes responsibility for Theodore Roosevelt fiasco: ‘It’s my fault. I own it’ and more ->
Military.com: Everything You Need to Know About the Life and Death of Chris Kyle; VA Gets New Acting No. 2 Official After Predecessor’s Firing and more ->
DOD: Department of Defense Press Briefing via Teleconference by Assistant to the Secretary of Defense Hoffman and more ->



Military December 08, 2019

Military.com: Sole Survivor of Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shooting in Stable Condition; Group Condemns ‘Soldier Santa’ Holding ‘God bless America’ Sign at Army Base; Aging B-1 Bomber May Soon Have to Restrict the Way it Flies; Decades of Combat Led to SEAL Team Discipline Issues, Acting Navy Secretary Says; Commandant Responds to Troubling Study on Marine Corps Culture and more ->
Task & Purpose: Navy identifies three slain sailors who ‘showed exceptional heroism’ during the Pensacola shooting; Marine commandant says senior leaders have not explained to troops the risks of using TikTok and more ->
DOD: Esper Outlines Global Challenges, Opportunities; DOD Will Help Small Companies Meet Cybersecurity Requirements and more ->



Military November 28, 2019

Military.com: Navy Cancels Trident Review Boards for 3 SEAL Officers Tied to Gallagher Case; VA Offers Tips on Coping with PTSD During Holiday Season; Navy Vet Working as Customs Officer Loses Job over His Mexican Birth Certificate and more ->
Task & Purpose: Trump makes surprise Thanksgiving visit to US troops in Afghanistan; Two A-10 pilots receive the Distinguished Flying Cross for rescuing troops under heavy fire in Afghanistan; The ‘Fox & Friends’ host who persuaded Trump to pardon troops accused of war crimes levels a warning at Pentagon leaders and more ->
DOD: Feeding the Force; U.S. Forces Reset in Syria, ISIS Struggles to Re-form; Milley Says Middle Eastern Nations Want U.S. Involved in Region and more ->