US and South Korea postpone joint military exercise to facilitate stalled diplomacy with North Korea. Story came as @glubold and I were flying back to Washington with General Mark Milley, chairman of joint chiefs of staff @thejointstaff ) @FinancialTimes
Gen. Mark Milley’s weeklong trip to Japan and South Korea comes amid renewed disagreements between the two U.S. allies, disputes arising from Japan’s occupation of the Korean peninsula from 1905 to 1945.
Tokyo media roundtable w General Mark Milley, chairman of the joint chiefs @thejointstaff , before flight to Seoul for part two of Asia trip. (2nd image by Dominique Pineiro. My old friend @Hiroakitanikkei & other local media join @glubold & @GaramoneDODNews )
"We're gathered today for a truly historic occasion. We're here to welcome our outstanding new chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley."
“We are the best-equipped, best-trained, best-led military in human history, and our adversaries should know never to underestimate our skill, our capability and our combat power." @USArmy Gen. Mark A. Milley Read more from our new Chairman:
Today, Mark Milley takes General Dunford's place as the highest-ranking member of the most skilled, determined, and powerful military ever assembled in human history!
General Mark Milley has been sworn in as the Chairman of @thejointstaff , the highest-ranking member of the most skilled and powerful military in human history. Thanks to the public service of heroes like him, the best is yet to come. 1600 Daily:
#GenDunford : "Congratulations t @GENMarkMilley Gen. Mark Milley on his Senate confirmation to be the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. General Milley and I have served together multiple times to include our time together in combat. He will be a superb Chairman. 1/2
Today, Mark Milley takes General Dunford's place as the highest ranking member of the most skilled, determined, and powerful military ever assembled in human history.