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Pakistan’s powerful army chief confirms retirement

Pakistan’s powerful army chief confirms retirement

Pakistan’s powerful army chief General Ashfaq Kayani on Sunday confirmed he will retire next month at the end of his second tenure, ending rumors he would seek to keep a key military role. Kayani, who oversaw Pakistan’s first democratic transfer […]


Petraeus garners praise at retirement ceremony

Petraeus garners praise at retirement ceremony

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff praised Army Gen. David H. Petraeus for his 37 years in uniform, noting the four-star general ranks among the great military leaders in U.S. history. Navy Adm. Mike Mullen hosted Petraeus’ Joint […]


Panetta: Any retirement changes won’t affect serving military

Panetta: Any retirement changes won’t affect serving military

In his clearest statement on the subject to date, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta said today that if the military retirement system changes, it will not affect serving servicemembers. “I will not break faith,” the secretary said during a roundtable […]


No changes to military retirement anytime soon, officials say

No changes to military retirement anytime soon, officials say

The military retirement isn’t going to change any time soon, Defense Department officials said. “There’s no immediate plan to affect retirement,” Navy Adm. Mike Mullen told service members at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, July 31. The chairman of the Joint Chiefs […]


ISR leader passes torch to new generation

ISR leader passes torch to new generation

GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: The morning of Sept. 30 saw 20 officers receive intelligence specialty badges upon graduating from the Air Force intelligence officer course here. There are multiple classes held each year, but the Sept. 30 graduation had […]


New process available for selecting retirement option

New process available for selecting retirement option

RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas: Officers and enlisted Airmen reaching 15 years of active-duty service will have new procedures in place beginning April 1 to accept enrollment in the Redux retirement plan. Airmen will receive an electronic notification of their […]


Army publishes first National Guard retirement guide

Army publishes first National Guard retirement guide

WASHINGTON: The Army has published a 56-page retirement guide for National Guard Soldiers and their families which covers subjects ranging from retirement point credits to how to apply for retirement pay. The Army National Guard Information Guide on Non-Regular Retirement […]


 
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