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Statement by Joint Staff Spokesperson Cmdr. Beth Teach on Adm. Grady testing positive for COVID-19
May 27, 2022
— Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Christopher W. Grady is working remotely and isolating from contact with others after a positive COVID-19 test yesterday. He is asymptomatic and is performing his primary duties from home...
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Message to the Joint Force: COVID-19 Vaccine
August 9, 2021
— The good health and readiness of our force is critical to America's defense. We need each and every Soldier, Sailor, Airmen, Marine, and Guardian healthy and capable of performing our duties. COVID-19 is a threat to force protection and readiness...
Leaders Describe Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Risk Mitigation
May 29, 2020
— Some practices adopted during the COVID-19 pandemic have benefitted the troops and may be continued after the pandemic abates, Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper said...
Top DOD Officials to Hold Virtual Town Hall Meeting
May 27, 2020
— Join Secretary of Defense Dr. Mark T. Esper, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Army Gen. Mark A. Milley and Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Ramón "CZ" Colón-López for a global virtual town hall meeting Thursday, May 28, at 9:30 a.m. when they will answer questions from service members, DOD civilians and family members about #COVID19...
Top Enlisted Leaders Answer Questions on Stop-Move Process
May 15, 2020
— Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Ramón "CZ" Colón-López and U.S. Transportation Command's senior enlisted leader, Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jason France, shed some light on moving in the time of COVID-19 during a virtual town hall meeting...
DOD Remains Flexible, Agile in Face of Coronavirus
May 6, 2020
— As the coronavirus situation evolves, the Defense Department must remain agile, flexible and responsive, Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper said...
Readout of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley's Phone Call with Chief of the Australian Defence Force Gen. Angus Campbell
May 5, 2020
— Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley spoke with Chief of the Australian Defence Force Gen. Angus Campbell today by phone...
Readout of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley's Phone Call with United Kingdom's Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Sir Nicholas Carter
April 28, 2020
— Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley's spoke with United Kingdom's Chief of Defence Staff Gen. Sir Nicholas Carter today by phone...
Readout of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley's Phone Call with Italy's Chief of Defense Staff Gen. Enzo Vecciarelli
April 23, 2020
— Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley spoke with Italy's Chief of Defense Staff Gen. Enzo Vecciarelli today by phone...
DOD Starts Tiered COVID-19 Testing Process to Ensure Safety
April 22, 2020
— The Defense Department is moving to a tiered COVID-19 testing program to protect service members and ensure they can continue to do the nation's business, the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said...