Marine general Obama's pick to become next top U.S. military officer

World May 5, 2015

Marine general Obama's pick to become next top U.S. military officer

President Barack Obama on Tuesday will nominate Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. officials said on Monday, in a widely expected pick likely to win swift Senate confirmation. Dunford, commandant of the Marine Corps, would replace ...