Articles about Joint Chiefs of Staff

ISIS chief Baghdadi buried at sea, afforded religious rites

29 Oct 2019

DNA
ISIS chief Baghdadi buried at sea, afforded religious rites

ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was revealed to have died recently, has been buried at sea, US officials said on Monday.

North Korea fires short-range missiles as US envoy arrives

09 May 2019

South Korea
North Korea fires short-range missiles as US envoy arrives

On Thursday, North Korea fired two short-range missiles, says South Korea military. Reportedly, the missiles were fired from the town of Sino-ri, Northwest of capital Pyongyang, eastwards into the sea.

Top US-General discusses current security environment with Pakistani counterpart: Pentagon

27 Feb 2019

Pakistan News
Top US-General discusses current security environment with Pakistani counterpart: Pentagon

General Joseph Dunford, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, yesterday spoke to his Pakistani counterpart General Zubair Mahmood Hayat to discuss the "current security environment" in Pakistan, the Pentagon said, amid the spike in Indo-Pak tensions following Pulwama terror attack.

Chief of Staff Kelly to step down by year-end: Trump

09 Dec 2018

Donald Trump
Chief of Staff Kelly to step down by year-end: Trump

US President Donald Trump yesterday said his Chief of Staff John Kelly would be leaving White House by the end of this year, the latest in the series of reshuffle in Trump administration.

Nuclear button always on my desk: Kim Jong-un

01 Jan 2018

South Korea
Nuclear button always on my desk: Kim Jong-un

In his New Year's Day address, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un called for accelerated mass-production of nuclear warheads and missiles, vowing to continue the nuclear weapons program that stoked international tensions, leading to sanctions.

Trump threatens to shut down NBC, others, over unfavorable-coverage

12 Oct 2017

Donald Trump
Trump threatens to shut down NBC, others, over unfavorable-coverage

President Donald Trump questioned whether media licenses for NBC News and other networks should be challenged after they reported the unfavorable news.