Feb. 2, 2016
Campbell: Afghan Forces’ Progress Uneven, But Improving
Progress in Afghanistan has been uneven, but this is no time to waiver on America’s commitment to the country, the commander of U.S. Forces-Afghanistan told a House panel.
Jan. 28, 2016
NATO Secretary General Describes State of the Alliance
The NATO alliance has been challenged in the past year, but member nations are coming together to face problems, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said.
Jan. 27, 2016
NATO Land Forces Commander to Succeed Campbell in Afghanistan
President Barack Obama intends to nominate the U.S. Army commander of NATO land forces to succeed Army Gen. John F. Campbell as the commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said.
Jan. 22, 2016
Afghanistan Mission Has Universal NATO Support, Dunford Says
NATO allies are in full agreement to continue the alliance's commitment to Afghanistan, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in Paris.
Jan. 20, 2016
Dunford to Emphasize Enduring Afghanistan Effort in NATO Meeting
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said he will tell his NATO counterparts there is opportunity in Afghanistan, but it will take time and continued focus.
Dec. 19, 2015
Carter: Afghanistan Mission Remains a Top Priority
Work over the past year has put Afghanistan on a better path forward, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said during a visit to the country.
Dec. 9, 2015
Exercises Focus on Speed, Army’s Commander in Europe Says
U.S. and European allies place heavy emphasis on speed to recognize, act and execute in response to a potential crisis, the commanding general of U.S. Army Europe said.
Nov. 24, 2015
DoD Official: No U.S. Military Involved in Russian Aircraft Downing
The U.S. supports Turkey’s right to defend its airspace and sovereignty, the Pentagon press secretary said following the downing of a Russian military aircraft by the Turkish military.
Sept. 14, 2015
Dempsey: 'Terrible Human Suffering' in Syrian Conflict
TALLINN, Estonia —
The Syrian refugee crisis could cause Europe to become "more involved in the Syrian conflict," according to the top U.S. military officer.
Sept. 13, 2015
Breedlove: Terrorism, Russian Aggression Concerns NATO
The commander of U.S. forces in Europe spoke about NATO's concerns regarding Russian aggression and about the fight against ISIL, following a meeting of NATO chiefs of defense in Istanbul.
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