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Joint Chiefs of Staff condemn riot at Capitol and affirm Biden’s election win

Joint Chiefs of Staff condemn riot at Capitol and affirm Biden’s election win
The document, signed by all eight members of Joint Chiefs of Staff including its chairman, Army Gen. Mark Milley, reiterates to the force that the U.S. military will obey lawful orders from civilian leadership and “remains fully committed” to protecting and defending the Constitution.

Joint Chiefs of Staff condemn riot at Capitol and affirm Biden’s election win U.A memo, sent to the entire military and signed by all eight members of Joint Chiefs of Staff reiterates to the force that the U.AIR NATIONAL GUARD WASHINGTON — The senior officers of the Joint Chiefs of Staff condemned the deadly riot at the Capitol last week, saying it was a “direct assault” on the constitutional process and illegal, according to a memo sent to the entire military.The document, signed by all eight members of Joint Chiefs of Staff including its chairman, Army Gen.

Soldiers with the New Jersey National Guard patrol the area near the Capitol building in Washington, D.“We witnessed actions inside the Capitol building that were inconsistent with the rule of law.

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