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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