Mattis, King of Jordan Reaffirm Security Partnership

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis thanked King Abdullah II of Jordan for his unwavering support for a strong bilateral partnership and commitment to regional security and stability during a meeting in Washington. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis, King of Jordan Reaffirm Security Partnership

DoD Indefinitely Suspends Ulchi Freedom Guardian, Other Exercises

To support implementing the outcomes of the Singapore Summit and in coordination with senior South Korean officials, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis has indefinitely suspended select military exercises on the Korean Peninsula, chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Indefinitely…

Third Atlantic Resolve Aviation Brigade Arrives in Europe

Equipment belonging to the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division began arriving in Europe, June 20, marking the third heel-to-toe Atlantic Resolve aviation rotation. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Third Atlantic Resolve Aviation Brigade Arrives in Europe

New York Air Guard Members Undergo Cold-Weather Training in Greenland

Twenty-five airmen with the New York Air National Guard’s 109th Airlift Wing spent three days learning to survive during the wing’s annual “Kool School” here on the Greenland ice cap. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE New York Air Guard Members Undergo Cold-Weather Training in Greenland

U.S. Remains Engaged in Indo-Pacific Region, Officials Say

The United States remains deeply committed to the Indo-Pacific with more forward-deployed service members in the region than anywhere else in the world, U.S. officials said at the Center for a New American Security conference in Washington. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE U.S. Remains Engaged in…

Face of Defense: Soccer Dream Comes True for Marine Infantryman

Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Alberto Boy said he wanted to play for the All-Marine Corps Men’s soccer team since 2010, but was not able to due to serving six overseas deployments. Boy, who has played soccer since he was three years old, is now the…

DoD Officials: Chinese Actions Threaten U.S. Technological, Industrial

The Defense Department is facing unprecedented threats to its technological and industrial base as China and other nations actively seek out advanced technology and intellectual property, DoD officials told a House panel. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Officials: Chinese Actions Threaten U.S. Technological, Industrial

U.S. Must Act Now to Maintain Military Technological Advantage, Vice C

The U.S. must work to maintain its technological superiority over China and Russia as those countries do their best to offset American capabilities in the Western Pacific and Europe, Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva said at a security conference in Washington. VISIT THE SOURCE…

Sailor Overcomes Combat Injuries, Brings Home 8 Gold Medals From Warri

Despite suffering serious injuries from an attack by a member of the Afghan security forces in 2014, Navy Master Chief Petty Officer Reina Hockenberry was determined to avoid a medical retirement and stay on active duty. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Sailor Overcomes Combat Injuries, Brings…