“I found the king to be a man of remarkable character and courage,” Gen. Martin Dempsey, Chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said in a statement.
Here’s the latest from the Department of Defense!
U.S. forces are still fighting Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in Yemen.
And roughly 6,000 ISIL fighters out of 20,000 – 30,000 have been killed since Operation Inherent Resolve began in August.
And the Senate Armed Services Committee has these other hearings set for this month.
U.S. Navy Capt. Scott Gray, the temporary commander of Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, will conduct a town hall meeting on Friday to discuss community concerns over a controversial death, possibly involving the former base commander.
And it was likely Chuck Hagel’s last press briefing as Secretary of Defense.
Expect to hear helicopters between midnight and 5:00 a.m. in the National Capital Region.
And, over 3,000 U.S. troops have been approved to train Iraqi Security Forces.