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Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva
Vice Chairman Stresses Realities of Strategic Nuclear Deterrence
April 30, 2019
— Americans need to understand the strategic reasoning behind the U.S. nuclear triad and what those capabilities mean to the nation and the world, the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said at a Strategic Deterrent Coalition symposium in Arlington, Virginia...
Vice Chairman’s 2019 USO Tour Kicks Off
March 31, 2019
— The vice chairman’s annual USO tour kicked off yesterday with a performance for service members and families stationed at Ramstein Air Base, Germany...
Selva Discusses Lessons of Leadership From Iwo Jima
February 26, 2019
— WASHINGTON--The vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff spoke about leadership to educators responsible for training the next generations of military leaders at the Association of Military Colleges...
Pence, Shanahan Detail Progress Made in Space Force
October 24, 2018
— Space is a crucial domain that the United States must continue to exploit and lead in, said Vice President Mike Pence at the fourth meeting of the National Space Council at Fort Lesley J. McNair in Washington...
Vice President, DoD Leaders Honor Pentagon’s 9/11 Sacrifices
September 11, 2018
— Vice President Mike Pence, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva joined Defense Department employees, family members and others to remember those who lost their lives in the 9/11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon...
Selva Highlights Need for Nuclear Enterprise Recapitalization
August 10, 2018
— The Air Force launched the first Minuteman III missile off the coast of Florida in 1968 and the same missiles are still in inventory, which is why recapitalization of the entire nuclear triad is needed, Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva said...
Proposed Space Force to Protect, Expand U.S. Cosmic Capabilities
August 10, 2018
— The proposal to form the U.S. Space Force is rooted in protecting America’s advantages in space and in ensuring such advantages continue, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said during a roundtable discussion with reporters at the Pentagon...
Vice Chairman Delivers Commencement Address at National Defense University
June 8, 2018
— On Thursday, June 7, 2018, General Paul J. Selva, USAF, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, delivered the commencement address at the National Defense University (NDU). The ceremony took place in front of historic Roosevelt Hall at Fort Lesley J. McNair in Washington, DC. The University’s four colleges conferred certificates and master’s degrees on 655 students...
Leadership Is About Service, Vice Chairman Tells NDU Graduates
June 7, 2018
— The National Defense University’s Class of 2018 is part of a network that’s unique in its interagency, joint and combined composition, Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told the graduates...
Vice Chairman, USO-Metro Salute Military Chefs
November 15, 2017
— Twelve military chefs were honored while demonstrating their culinary skills at the annual Salute to Military Chefs sponsored by USO-Metro at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Pentagon City, Va...