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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Guidance for 2008-2009   [open pdf - 1MB]

Alternate Title: CJCS Guidance for 2008-2009

This is a memorandum from the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Michael G. Mullen on the priorities and strategic objectives for 2008-2009. Areas highlighted include: Defend our Vital National Interests in the Broader Middle East, Reset, Reconstitute, and Revitalize our Forces, and Properly Balanced Global Strategic Risk. The following is taken from the memorandum: "The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance and direction to the Joint Staff for the accomplishment of priorities and strategic objectives for 2008-2009. [...] In my initial guidance for 2007-2008, I set three Inter-related strategic priorities for our military. First, we must Increase stability and defend our vital national Interests In the broader Middle East. Second, we must reset, reconstitute, and revitalize our Aimed Forces. Third, we will deter conl1lct and be prepared to defeat foes globally by rebalancing our strategic risk."

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2008
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