DoD Announces Reassignment of ‘Critical’ JFCOM Functions

As part of efforts to shutter the U.S. Joint Forces Command, the Defense Department announced it is reassigning several “critical’ JFCOM organizations and functions to other branches and commands, according to a DoD press release. Those JFCOM functions and organizations deemed critical have been reassigned to other combatant commands, services …

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Intelligence Plays Starring Role in Bin Laden Operation

Underlying President Barack Obama’s address to the nation — announcing the death of Osama bin Laden by U.S. Special Forces in a “surgical operation” in northwest Pakistan — was the power and importance of U.S. intelligence. Describing the years-long search for the world’s most wanted terrorist, Obama noted the “painstaking …

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