Defense Secretary

Trump loyalists get top Pentagon jobs after Esper firing

The abrupt changes sent reverberations through the Pentagon as nervous civilian and military personnel waited for the next shoe to drop.

published on : 11th November 2020

China, Russia are attempting to erode hard earned gains of US: Defense Secretary

Esper said he has tasked the military services to make the People's Liberation Army as pacing threat in professional schools, programmes and training.

published on : 16th October 2020

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military and protests

Mark Esper angered Trump early Wednesday when he said he opposed using military troops for law enforcement, seemingly taking the teeth out of the president’s threat to use the Insurrection Act.

published on : 4th June 2020