Articles tagged Foreign Policy

Trump loyalists replace Pentagon establishment figures after Trump fires Defense chief

November 14, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – A wave of resignations at the Pentagon have cleared the way for a dramatic shift in defense policy going into what may be the final months of Donald Trump’s presidency. Trump fired Secretary of Defense Mark Esper this week, elevating National Counterterrorism Center director Christopher Miller to Acting Secretary in his place. The president’s relationship with Esper has reportedly been tense for months, stemming from Esper’s public statements declaring he was opposed to the use of military forces to restore law and order to cities consumed by Black Lives Matter riots this summer. Following the […]
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