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Feb 13, 2019
Acting Pentagon chief makes surprise Baghdad visit; trip comes after Donald Trump's comment on US troops draws flakActing Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan made an unannounced visit to the Iraqi capital for talks on the sensitive issue of a continued US troop presence after Washington withdraws from neighbouring Syria.
Jun 13, 2017
Kim Jong-Un's North Korea poses most urgent threat to international security: Pentagon chief MattisPentagon chief Jim Mattis has warned that North Korea poses the most urgent threat to international peace and security, calling the regime's weapons program a "clear and present danger" to all.
Jun 13, 2017
Pentagon chief Jim Mattis says he is 'shocked' by poor state of US military's readinessMattis was addressing lawmakers seeking additional information about President Donald Trump's proposed 2018 budget.
Nov 25, 2014
US: Michele Flournoy to become first woman defence secretary?Flournoy heads a short list of candidates to direct the war against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, and help Afghanistan fight the Taliban insurgency.
Nov 24, 2014
US Secretary of Defence Chuck Hagel to step downHagel is the first senior Obama adviser to leave the administration following the sweeping losses for Obama's party in the midterm elections.