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NATO Land Forces commander to succeed Campbell in Afghanistan.

In the face of growing threats from the African continent, U.S. Africa Command has spelled out its theater campaign plan.

"Over the history of the U.S., several big military actions have taken place on Dec. 25. Here are four noteworthy ones."

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff discussed his short-term priority – defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant – and provided insight into his long-term goals.

"Restoking the Pentagon’s wargaming engine will multiply ways to explore defense and national security futures, Deputy Defense Secretary Work has said multiple times this year."

Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced today that beginning in January 2016, all military occupations and positions will be open to women, without exception.