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Defense chief calls on European allies to be wary of China and Russia

Defense Secretary Mark Esper called on U.S. allies in Europe to be wary of Chinese investments while blasting Russia for violating arms control rules and for its aggression in Europe. ...

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Patrick Shanahan, Trump’s choice for Pentagon chief is out

US President Donald Trump has announced his choice for defence secretary has withdrawn, shaking up the Pentagon at a time of rising Middle East tensions. He tweeted that Patrick Shanahan ...

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Acting Pentagon chief: no need to restore U.S.-South Korea military drills

Acting Pentagon chief: no need to restore U.S.-South Korea military drills

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Sunday that for now it was not necessary to resume major joint military exercises with South Korea that were suspended in the ...

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US military proposed diversifying its nuclear arsenal and developing new, smaller atomic bombs to counter Russia

US military proposed diversifying its nuclear arsenal and developing new, smaller atomic bombs to counter Russia

The US military has proposed diversifying its nuclear arsenal and developing new, smaller atomic bombs, largely to counter Russia. The latest thinking was revealed in a Pentagon policy statement known ...

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