COVID-19: Defense Community Updates

COVID-19: Defense Community Updates

President Trump declared a national emergency over the coronavirus pandemic on Friday, freeing up as much as $50 billion for emergency relief. The Department of Defense is starting to close DoDEA schools within the United States, starting with schools at Fort Knox,...
Cancian: Coronavirus and Military Readiness

Cancian: Coronavirus and Military Readiness

While the current effect of COVID-19 may seem minimal on U.S. armed forces in the perspective of infection rate, wartime capability and readiness may suffer in the long-term, says Mark Cancian, a senior adviser at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, in...