Mark Milley

WASHINGTON | Trump picks Gen. Mark Milley as next top military adviser

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump announced Saturday that he’s picked a battle-hardened commander who oversaw troops in Iraq and Afghanistan to be the nation’s next top military adviser. If confirmed by the Senate, Gen. Mark Milley, who has been chief of the Army since August 2015, would succeed Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford as chairman of the … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump picks Gen. Mark Milley as next top military adviser

WASHINGTON | Trump chooses chief of the Army to be top military adviser

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump will tap Gen. Mark Milley as his next top military adviser, choosing a battle-hardened commander who has served as chief of the Army for the last three years, U.S. officials said Friday. If confirmed by the Senate, Milley would succeed Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford as chairman of the Joint Chiefs … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump chooses chief of the Army to be top military adviser

WASHINGTON  | Army ponders changes after insider attack in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON  — It’s too early to tell if training or other changes must be made in light of an insider attack in Afghanistan that killed one American soldier and wounded two others, because there’s some uncertainty about whether the assailant was a disgruntled Afghan soldier or an insurgent infiltrator, the Army’s top officer says. Gen. … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Army ponders changes after insider attack in Afghanistan