Tag Archives: Marine General Joseph Dunford


US-Afghanistan

Premature to ‘withdraw’ US forces from Afghanistan, says top US...

08 August, 2019 2:52 am 2:52 am

WASHINGTON – The top US general said on Wednesday that it was too early to talk about “withdrawal” of US counter-terrorism forces in Afghanistan as US and Taliban forces appear close to an agreement to end the 18-year war. “I think it’s premature. I’m not using the withdraw word right now ,” Marine General Joseph … Read More


US army, military allies, gulf, waters

US to enlist military allies in Gulf and Yemen waters: General Joseph

07 July, 2019 9:04 am 9:04 am

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) – A senior general has said the US wants to create an international military coalition to safeguard waters around Iran and Yemen. Marine General Joseph Dunford said he wanted to “ensure freedom of navigation” in the region, which provides essential trade routes. Last month the US blamed Iranian-backed fighters for attacks on … Read More