The comments from the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff underscore the extraordinary political environment in America.
Army Gen. James Dickinson became the head of U.S. Space Command on Thursday.
Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley made a forceful case for changing the names of bases honoring Confederate generals.
The Pentagon's top leaders are going before Congress for the first time in months to face a long list of controversies.
It is not known what Trump plans to say to the 1,110 graduating cadets at the picturesque West Point campus.
Milley is known in the military as a charismatic leader who commanded troops during several tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Milley said his presence and the photographs compromised his commitment to a military divorced from politics.
Leaders from each of the services have now published memos to their force addressing Floyd's death.
Defense officials will testify on Capitol Hill as criticism mounts over their presence near the White House on Monday.
Troops leveled with Pentagon leaders on their issues in dealing with the COVID-19 crisis.
The campaign of President Donald Trump released a letter from 235 retired senior officers backing his re-election.
The news comes four years after the Air Force laid out initial plans for what its future fighter jets might look like.
The recent exercises were one of many the Air Force is conducting to test its Advanced Battle Management System.
A veteran of the Marine Corps and Army National Guard, he went through boot camp more than four decades ago.
Cmdr. Robert Arias is at least the third Navy commander removed from his job in recent weeks.