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About General Joe Votel

General Votel is a distinguished military leader celebrated for his visionary strategies and inspirational leadership. His unwavering commitment to service has shaped critical operations and fostered international relationships, leaving a profound impact on military strategy and global diplomacy.


Relationships have to be continuously developed. They are not a fire-and-forget proposition. You must nurture, maintain, and sustain them over time. This is how you build trust.

— General Joe Votel

Israel at War


May. 8, 2024

Fox News

May. 4, 2024

Fox News

Apr. 19, 2024

Your World With Neil Cavuto


Apr. 18, 2024

Meet The Press Now

Sky News

Apr. 19, 2024

Sky News Live

Al Mashad

Apr. 18, 2024

Al Mashad Live With Asya Heshman (Arabic)

Middle East Institute

May. 13, 2024

Monday Briefing: More strains in US-Israel ties after cease-fire talks fail and Rafah military operations start

New York Times

May. 10, 2024

U.S. Military’s Plea to Israel: Do More to Protect Gazans in War Zone


Apr. 19, 2024

US military strategy tested as Iran-Israel warfare comes out of shadows

Business Insider

Apr. 17, 2024

Iran and Israel dragged their shadow war out of the dark, and it’s much more dangerous now

Air & Space Forces Magazine

Apr. 15, 2024

USAF Fighters Shoot Down Iranian Drones in Defense of Israel

Middle East Institute

Apr. 14, 2024

Defense Rapid Reaction: Iran’s unprecedented direct strike against Israel

What He's Speaking About

Risk Management
and Resilience


Public/Private Sector Collaboration

National Security
and Global Affairs

and Special Operations

Crisis Management
and Decision Making

What He's Listening to Now

Our Future is Bright with Leaders like this. Why we “Gen Z” choose to serve and the People who influence them.

NATO Deep Dive

The Threat from iran & beyond with Sajjan Gohel & Joe Votel

Israel-Gaza War & US Threats: Former CIA Acting Director Michael Morell with Beth Sanner, Former Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Mission Integration at the Office of The Director of National Intelligence

JOCKO Podcast

This Is Why People Don’t Achieve What They Set Out To Achieve.


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