10 Oct '17, 9pm

Milley: Army will pray for peace, prepare for war

The Army chief of staff has a message for his commanders: If it doesn’t increase combat readiness, don’t do it. Gen. Mark Milley on Tuesday also called out North Korea as the No. 1 threat to U.S. national security and asked the officers leading operational units to be ready to meet that threat and any other, taking their own units’ readiness into their hands. “Do not wait on orders and printed, new regulations and new manuals. Do not wait on force structure changes. You and you alone are responsible for the readiness of your unit,” he said during the annual AUSA meeting in Washington, D.C. “Put simply, I want you to get ready for what might come, and do not do any tasks that do not directly contribute to increasing combat readiness in your unit.” Readiness has long been Milley’s No. 1 priority, but the time when the Army might need to call on that readiness is closer than ...

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