This time of year can be tough, particularly for those living with invisible wounds. If we can resist the impulse to withdrawal—instead, we can reach out & be open to having tough conversations—we can reframe this as a time to build trust & connection.
I had a very good meeting with
Commander Major-General Pasi Jokinen. Increasing cooperation with our newest F-35 partner is essential to deepening regional interoperability, enhancing deterrence & strengthening the security of Europe & the Arctic.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the greatest civil rights movement leaders. His is a story about a man who faced much adversity & setbacks, but was still driven to lead change. We should all be inspired to do the same.
“A life well lived,” is an understatement as applied to Brig. Gen. Charles McGee. As a
& combat aviator with 409 missions, his years in uniform were nothing shy of heroic, & his example of integrity, service & excellence endures.
I have a responsibility to ensure our Airmen &
remain the greatest in the world, today & tomorrow. To maintain our competitive edge, our pace of modernization & transition to the future cannot occur at its current pace. Bottom line, we must