White House Says Biden Has ‘Complete Confidence’ In Gen. Milley Amid GOP Calls To Sack HimThe White House on Wednesday defended Gen. Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, who is under fire from GOP lawmakers for reportedly pledging to warn the Chinese in advance of a U.S. attack and instructing subordinates to go through him to launch a nuclear strike during the final months of the Trump administration, amid worries that President Donald Trump had grown unhinged.
Biden expresses "great confidence" in top general after Woodward report
President Biden on Wednesday expressed "great confidence" in Joint Chiefs Chairman Mark Milley after a new book said the general secretly assured his Chinese counterpart that President Trump had no plans to launch an attack.The big picture: Details emerged that Milley told his Chinese counterpart that if Trump did decide to attack, Milley would give him a heads-up, Axios' Jonathan Swan reports.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economic…
Joe Biden has ‘great confidence’ in top general Milley after Trump revelation
The chair of the joint chiefs of staff sought to prevent the former president from ‘going rogue’, according to new Woodward book• US politics – follow liveJoe Biden threw his weight behind the top US military officer on Wednesday, saying he had “great confidence” in the general who, according to a new book, took steps to prevent the outgoing Republican president Donald Trump from “going rogue” and launching a nuclear war or an attack on China.Ma…
Biden has 'complete confidence' in top U.S. general -White House
- President Joe Biden has "complete confidence" in top U.S. General Mark Milley, the White House said on Wednesday, after a report that he secretly twice placed a call to his Chinese counterpart over concerns then-President Donald Trump could spark a war with China. (Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt; Writing by Tyler Clifford; Editing by Tim Ahmann)
Joe Biden Expresses 'Confidence' in US General Who Secretly Contacted China When Trump 'Lost Control'
President Joe Biden maintains "complete confidence" in the chairman of the joint chiefs of staff after a book reported that the general secretly contacted China amid worries that Donald Trump was out of control, the White House said Wednesday.
Joe Biden Backs US Top General On Calls To China Over Trump Mental State
US President Joe Biden expressed "complete confidence" in the United States' top general after revelations that he spoke to his Chinese counterpart twice amid concerns about then-president Donald Trump's mental state.
Biden has ‘great confidence’ in Gen. Milley despite the general’s anti-Trump maneuvers
President Biden on Wednesday expressed his full confidence in Gen. Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, despite a report that he circumvented then-President Donald Trump to intervene with other countries.
WH: Biden 'has complete confidence' in Milley
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said President Joe Biden "has complete confidence" in Gen. Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. (Sept. 15)
Biden says he has 'great confidence' in Gen. Mark Milley after new reports
President Joe Biden said Wednesday he has "great confidence" in Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley's leadership after being asked about assertions leveled in a new book about Milley's actions in the aftermath of the January 6 attack on the US Capitol.
Biden expresses ‘great confidence’ in Milley as he defends calls to China
‘These conversations remain vital to improving mutual understanding of US national security interests, reducing tensions, providing clarity and avoiding unintended consequences or conflict,’ a spokesman for General Milley says
Joe Biden has ‘great confidence’ in General Milley after calls with China laid bare
JOE BIDEN has publicly expressed his support for General Mark Milley, who reportedly went behind Trump's back and made reassuring calls to China preventing any conflict escalation.