New Pentagon Chief Says It’s Time To End Middle East Conflict (REPORT)

(ReliableNews.org) – On Monday, November 9, President Donald Trump fired Secretary of Defense Mark Esper. He put Chris Miller in his place in an acting capacity. The new Pentagon chief addressed the armed forces for the first time on Saturday.

In the message, Miller said he was “weary of war,” just like many others. That’s why, he said, the US is transitioning from an active participant in the wars to a “supporting role.” The Pentagon chief went on to say “perpetual war” is against everything the US believes, that’s why it’s time to end “all wars.”

The United States has been at war in the Middle East for almost 20 years. When he won the 2016 election, one of Trump’s promises was that he’d start bringing our troops home, and he’s done that throughout his presidency. It’s great that he finally has an acting chief who feels the same way.

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