16 octombrie 2021

Air Force general becomes second woman to head US military command


Air Force Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost on Friday took over U.S. Transportation Command, becoming the second woman ever to lead one of the Defense Department’s 11 combatant commands. Ovost will now oversee the military’s global transportation network, which led the evacuation of more than 124,000 people during the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Lloyd Austin Defense & National Security — Military starts giving guidance on COVID-19 vaccine refusals Navy releases [...]