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Dec 22, 2018
US envoy to anti-Islamic State coalition Brett McGurk resigns in protest over Donald Trump's Syria withdrawalMcGurk, appointed to the post by President Barack Obama in 2015 and retained by Trump, said in his resignation letter that the militants were on the run, but not yet defeated, and that the premature pullout of American forces from Syria would create the conditions that gave rise to Islamic State
Dec 21, 2018
James Mattis' resignation hands Taliban advantage in Afghanistan, likely to set Indian policymakers scramblingJames Mattis resigned with a scathing letter which essentially underlined his strong differences with his Commander-in-Chief
Dec 21, 2018
'Cannot protect interests without maintaining alliances': Read James Mattis' full resignation letter to President Donald TrumpJames Mattis, perhaps the most respected foreign policy official in Trump's administration, will leave by the end of February after two tumultuous years struggling to soften and moderate the US president's abruptly shifting policies.
Oct 15, 2018
Donald Trump hints US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis 'could be' leaving his cabinet, calls him 'sort of a Democrat'US President Donald Trump said in an interview airing Sunday that Defence Secretary Jim Mattis "could be" leaving, referring to him as "sort of a Democrat."
Apr 20, 2018
White House denies differences between Donald Trump and Defence Secretary James Mattis over air strikes on SyriaThe White House on Thursday denied that secretary of defence James Mattis had advised US president Donald Trump against striking Syria before seeking Congress sanction
Aug 26, 2017
Donald Trump signs memo banning transgender recruits US military, invites heavy criticism from DemocratsPresident Donald Trump has reversed an Obama-era plan of recruiting transgenders in the US military.