General Officer Assignments

The chief of staff, Army announces the following assignments:Brig. Gen. (Promotable) Terrence J. McKenrick, commanding general, Brigade Modernization Command, Army Capabilities Integration Center, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Fort Bliss, Texas, to deputy commanding general, U.S. Army Central/Third U.S. Army, Kuwait. Brig. Gen. Timothy

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Secretary Mabus Names Destroyer for Medal of Honor Recipient

Today, in a ceremony at Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced that Arleigh-Burke class destroyer, DDG 124, will be named Harvey C. Barnum Jr. in honor of the retired U.S. Marine Corps Colonel who received the Med…

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Readout of Deputy Secretary Bob Work’s meeting with Republic of Korea Vice Minister of National Defense Hwang In-Moo

Pentagon Deputy Press Secretary Gordon Trowbridge provided the following readout: Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work met with Republic of Korea Vice Minister of National Defense Hwang In-Moo on July 26 at the Pentagon. The two discussed the continuing cooperation between the United States and the ROK to address North Korea’s nuclear weapon and

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Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on U.S.-Russia Video Conference

 The Department of Defense today held a video conference co-chaired by Acting Assistant Secretary for International Security Affairs Elissa Slotkin and Rear Adm. Michael J. Dumont, deputy director, J-5, Strategic Plans and Policy on the Joint Staff, with Russian Ministry of Defense counterparts. This was a regular session of our dialogue with the

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