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Trump's Pentagon reportedly held off promoting 2 female generals over fears of how the White House might react


'I cannot wait to leave this job': Trump's defence secretary joked with reporters about the end of his term, the future of the department


'All wars must end': Top US military official reportedly acknowledges 'it's time to come home' in memo



'A lot of potential danger': Trump is packing top Pentagon positions with loyalists, and people are worried because they don't know why


The Pentagon's top policy official resigned the day after Trump 'terminated' his defence secretary


'Childish' and 'reckless': Lawmakers sound the alarm after Trump fires his defence secretary weeks before a presidential transition



Fired defence secretary left behind a subtle warning about the dangers of leaving Trump unchecked


Defence Secretary Mark Esper said he wasn't Trump's yes-man just days before he was 'terminated' by the president


Trump says he 'terminated' Defence Secretary Mark Esper days after losing the presidential election


Trump's defence secretary reportedly has his resignation letter ready to go


Democrats call out Trump's defence secretary for not committing to keep the US military out of the election


Trump's secretary of defence says the US Navy needs 500 ships by 2045 to counter China



Pentagon chief says China is no match for the US Navy, even if it has more ships


Trump escalated his friction with the military, saying its leaders 'want to do nothing but fight wars' so weapon makers can be 'happy'


Trump's top military official reportedly wants to quit no matter who wins the next election


US military changes its tone after referring to news reporters as 'adversaries' in troops' training



Defence Department says it's concerned about law enforcement dressing up in Army uniforms


Pentagon chief warns Beijing that the US military isn't 'going to be stopped by anybody' from operating in the South China Sea


US military makes sweeping changes to stamp out prejudice and bias — including discrimination against pregnancies and hairstyles


Sen. Tammy Duckworth says she will block military promotions until Trump's defence secretary explains the 'disgraceful situation' that led Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman to retire