An executive order was sent to the force by Department of the Army Headquarters. Executive orders are utilized when the president directs the defense secretary to execute a military operation.
Pfizer and Moderna have initiated rolling submissions of their biologics license applications for their COVID-19 vaccines, but they have not yet been fully approved by the FDA. If the military is forced to take COVID vaccines, the mandate is likely to shift to the general public.
The United States Army has been notified to plan for mandatory COVID vaccinations to protect against the China virus as soon as September 1st of this year.
Demand for the vaccine has waned over the past couple of months throughout the military as well as the general public. As this happens the federal government seems to be getting more aggressive in its approach to coerce people to receive the experimental COVID jab.