Candidates General Mark Milly to the position of chief of staff of the U.S. army (army), Admiral John Richardson to the position of chief of staff of the U.S. Navy and General Robert Kneller for the position of commander of the marine corps approved by the Senate.
All 3 Candidates have been nominated by President Barack Obama. Under American law, following the statement by the Senate they have the opportunity to lead these headquarters. Millie, Richardson and Kneller will take office before the end of the current year, immediately after the end of the term of office of their predecessors.
Richardson is known for his stance on China, reports the news Agency. At the hearing he argued that the PRC's actions in the South China sea have the potential to destabilize the entire region. From the position of the American commander, certain actions of Beijing in the South China sea and, for example, " the bulk of the work, no doubt, have the potential to destabilize the region." China is a complex country. It certainly increases in all dimensions. Most of the things She does have sort of a hostile nature, " says Richardson. Millie and Kneller was called the Russian Federation the main potential threat to the security of the United States. Millie said that " Russia is the only country on the planet, which has a nuclear Arsenal that can eliminate the USA ", and Kneller tried to convince to supply Ukraine with defensive weapons.