This number is the number of troops who are unvaccinated. Some are seeking a religious exemption, and Mike Berry is assisting them. According to Berry, religious accommodation requests have only been granted for troops who were already leaving the military.
“To date, the military services have kicked out around 6,431 members, with the Marine Corps leading with at least 3,069 discharges. Due to a court injunction, the Navy has been blocked from discharging any sailor who filed a religious exemption request.” https://patriotmomdigest.com/260000-troops-not-fully-vaccinated-face-discharge-under-biden-admin-mandate/
Meanwhile, inflation rose to an annual rate of 9.1% in June, the highest rate since 1981, the Department of Labor said on Wednesday.