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US pulling out of northern Syria; full withdrawal possible

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears to be heading toward a full military withdrawal from Syria amid growing chaos , cries of betrayal and signs that Turkey’s invasion could fuel a broader..
Seattle Times - Published

Pentagon chief vows to cooperate with impeachment probe

pentagon chief vows to cooperate with impeachment probe
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday the Pentagon would cooperate with the congressional impeachment inquiry -- in an apparent break with President Donald Trump's policy to thwart the probe. US..
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Trump tells Pentagon to start pulling troops from northern Syria [Video]Trump tells Pentagon to start pulling troops from northern Syria

The United States is poised to move about 1,000 U.S. troops from northern Syria amid an ongoing Turkish incursion into the region, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday, calling the situation..

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Pentagon chief: "Despite our opposition," Turkey advanced into Syria [Video]Pentagon chief: "Despite our opposition," Turkey advanced into Syria

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper told CBS News that Turkey decided to send ground troops into northern Syria despite Washington urging Ankara to reconsider, and that the fighting put U.S. forces in an..

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Reported executions by Turkish forces in Syria may be 'war crimes': U.S. Defense Secretary [Video]Reported executions by Turkish forces in Syria may be 'war crimes': U.S. Defense Secretary

Gruesome images showing what may be Turkish-backed fighters executing captured Syrian Kurds would be war crimes if the accounts are true, said U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Sunday. Rough cut (no..

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U.S. Orders Troops Out Of Northern Syria Amidst Growing Conflict [Video]U.S. Orders Troops Out Of Northern Syria Amidst Growing Conflict

Defense Secretary Mark Esper made the announcement on "Fox News Sunday" and CBS' "Face the Nation."

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Pentagon chief: "Despite our opposition," Turkey advanced into Syria [Video]Pentagon chief: "Despite our opposition," Turkey advanced into Syria

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper told CBS News that Turkey decided to send ground troops into northern Syria despite Washington urging Ankara to reconsider, and that the fighting put U.S. forces in an..

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Reported executions by Turkish forces in Syria may be 'war crimes': U.S. Defense Secretary [Video]Reported executions by Turkish forces in Syria may be 'war crimes': U.S. Defense Secretary

Gruesome images showing what may be Turkish-backed fighters executing captured Syrian Kurds would be war crimes if the accounts are true, said U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Sunday. Rough cut (no..

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US Defense Secretary: Trump Ordered Neart Total Withdrawal Of Troops From Syria [Video]US Defense Secretary: Trump Ordered Neart Total Withdrawal Of Troops From Syria

CNN reports President Donald Trump is ordering most of the remaining US forces out of northern Syria. [President Trump] directed that we begin a deliberate withdrawal of forces from northern Syria...

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Mattis: US Withdrawal From Syria Will Give New Life To ISIS [Video]Mattis: US Withdrawal From Syria Will Give New Life To ISIS

Politico reports former Defense Secretary James Mattis said ISIS "will resurge" in Syria. His remarks were his first public comments following President Donald Trump's withdrawal of troops from the..

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Pentagon says United States not abandoning Kurds [Video]Pentagon says United States not abandoning Kurds

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday said Ankara's military incursion into northeastern Syria was damaging U.S.-Turkey relations, adding that the United States was not abandoning its..

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Pentagon chief says Turkey's incursion threaten relations [Video]Pentagon chief says Turkey's incursion threaten relations

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Friday said Ankara's military incursion into northeastern Syria was damaging U.S.-Turkey relations, adding that the United States was not abandoning its Kurdish..

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Trump Reverses US Policy in Syria, Endorses Turkish Military Ops [Video]Trump Reverses US Policy in Syria, Endorses Turkish Military Ops

Trump Shifts US Policy in Syria, Endorses Turkish Military Ops. The Trump administration announced the endorsement on Sunday. The military operation will likely involve American-backed Kurdish forces...

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper visits Naval Station Norfolk [Video]Defense Secretary Mark Esper visits Naval Station Norfolk

United States Secretary of Defense Mark Esper speaks about budget and maintenance priorities during a visit to Naval Station Norfolk on Sept. 25, 2019.

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Esper: Iran 'continues to violate' international norms [Video]Esper: Iran 'continues to violate' international norms

During a news conference with Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa, U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Tuesday at the Pentagon said 'as you can see from recent events,..

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President Trump Says He Wants To Be 100% Sure Who’s Responsible For Saudi Oil Field Attack [Video]President Trump Says He Wants To Be 100% Sure Who’s Responsible For Saudi Oil Field Attack

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defense Secretary Mark Esper have publicly blamed Iran for a strike on Saudi oil facilities.

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US believes attack on Saudi Arabia came from SW Iran [Video]US believes attack on Saudi Arabia came from SW Iran

The United States believes Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters on Tuesday. Nathan Frandino has more.

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Esper: Iran 'continues to violate' international norms [Video]Esper: Iran 'continues to violate' international norms

During a news conference with Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa, U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Tuesday at the Pentagon said 'as you can see from recent events, Iran continues to..

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Ted Cruz Will Oppose Trump Judicial Nominee [Video]Ted Cruz Will Oppose Trump Judicial Nominee

Sen. Ted Cruz will oppose President Donald Trump’s nominee for the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. Cruz will vote against judicial Halil Suleyman “Sul” Ozerden. This is a major setback for the..

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Americans will die due to nixed peace talks: Taliban [Video]Americans will die due to nixed peace talks: Taliban

President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel Afghan peace talks will cost more American lives, the Taliban said on Sunday while the United States promised to keep up pressure on the militants, in a..

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Americans will die due to Trump peace nixing talks -Taliban [Video]Americans will die due to Trump peace nixing talks -Taliban

President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel Afghan peace talks will cost more American lives, the Taliban said on Sunday while the United States promised to keep up pressure on the militants, in a..

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Former defense chief surprised by Camp David invite to Taliban [Video]Former defense chief surprised by Camp David invite to Taliban

Former U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Sunday that it was "a surprise" to him that the Trump administration had invited Taliban leaders to Camp David for peace negotiations. Rough Cut (no..

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Iran inching towards talks with USA [Video]Iran inching towards talks with USA

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday (September 6) that it appeared Iran was inching toward a place where talks could be held, days after U.S. President Donald Trump left the door open to a..

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Iran "inching" toward talks with U.S. -Pentagon chief [Video]Iran "inching" toward talks with U.S. -Pentagon chief

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said it appeared Iran was inching toward a place where talks could be held with Washington just days after U.S. President Donald Trump left the door open to a possible..

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"Duty to remain silent:" James Mattis [Video]"Duty to remain silent:" James Mattis

Former Defense Secretary James Mattis said Monday that former administration officials should not be creating controversies, but remain silent to allow current cabinet members to protect the country...

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U.S-Saudi relationship 'one of the most enduring': Esper [Video]U.S-Saudi relationship 'one of the most enduring': Esper

U.S. Defense Secretary Mike Esper said on Thursday that the U.S. intended to 'maintain and grow' strong ties with Saudi Arabia as he met with Saudi Arabia's Deputy Minister..

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U.S-Saudi relationship 'one of the most enduring': Esper [Video]U.S-Saudi relationship 'one of the most enduring': Esper

U.S. Defense Secretary Mike Esper said on Thursday that the U.S. intended to 'maintain and grow' strong ties with Saudi Arabia as he met with Saudi Arabia's Deputy Minister of Defense at the White..

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Embattled Kurds Cut Deal With Assad; US to Pull Back Another 1,000 Troops From N. Syria

Amid reports that Syrian Kurdish leaders have struck a deal with the Assad regime to help confront Turkey’s military onslaught, Defense Secretary Mark Esper confirmed Sunday that the U.S. was..
CNSNews.com - Published

France threatens EU sanctions against Turkey

*Paris:* France on Friday said EU sanctions against Turkey over its offensive against Kurdish forces in Syria are "obviously on the table". Europe minister Amelie de Montchalin said potential reprisals..
Mid-Day - Published

Need to de-escalate situation in northeast Syria before it's 'irreparable': Pentagon

In some of the most critical U.S. comments about Turkey's advance into northeastern Syria, Defense Secretary Mark Esper told his Turkish counterpart they should deescalate the situation before it..
Reuters India - Published

Trump consulted with Pentagon ahead of northeast Syria troop withdrawal

U.S. President Donald Trump consulted with Defense Secretary Mark Esper and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley "over the last several days" about a possible Turkish strike in Syria, a..
Reuters India - Published

U.S. Defense Secretary says he emphasized anti-corruption in call with Ukrainian counterpart

However, the Pentagon chief declines to comment on a dramatic political showdown in Washington that threatens President Donald Trump's presidency.
Hindu - Published

After Saudi oil facilities attack, United States to send troops to Gulf

after saudi oil facilities attack, united states to send troops to gulf
*Washington:* Defense Secretary Mark Esper has said that the United States will send reinforcements to the Gulf region at the request of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, following attacks on..
Mid-Day - Published

Trump approves deployment of US forces to Saudi Arabia, UAE

The US Defense Secretary noted that the US doesn't seek war with Iran, but "has other options" as well. He said that a "layered defence" could better protect the kingdom in the event of being "swarmed"..
DNA - Published

U.S. to send troops to Saudi Arabia, hold off on striking Iran

Defense Secretary Mark Esper told Pentagon reporters this is a first step to beef up security and he would not rule out additional moves down the road.
Hindu - Published

Attack on Saudi Arabia 'unprecedented': U.S. defense secretary

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Monday the recent attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities was "unprecedented" and the United States, along with its allies, was working to defend the..
Reuters India - Published

U.S. should side with Hong Kong protesters, says ex-Pentagon chief Mattis

Former U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday anti-government protests in Hong Kong were "not an internal" Chinese matter and that the United States should offer at least moral support to the..
Reuters India - Published

Pentagon chief says U.S. working towards 'good deal' with Taliban

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that while it was seeking a political agreement with the Taliban, Washington would not accept just any deal, as a wave of violence has cast a shadow..
Reuters India - Published

Pentagon chief urges Chinese restraint over Hong Kong protests

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Saturday urged the Chinese government to exercise restraint over protests in Hong-Kong.
Reuters India - Published

In Europe, U.S. defense secretary calls for greater effort to counter China, Russia

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper, in his first major speech, on Friday called for a greater European focus on tackling what he called growing security and economic threats from China and Russia.
Reuters India - Published

Iran 'inching' toward place where talks could be held: Pentagon chief

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday that it appeared Iran was inching toward a place where talks could be held, days after U.S. President Donald Trump left the door open to a possible..
Reuters India - Published

Pentagon chief suggests European allies replace funds diverted to border wall

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said that European nations should consider funding projects in their countries after the Pentagon diverted money to pay for a border wall with Mexico.
Reuters India - Published

As U.S. outlines draft Taliban deal, Pentagon chief provides few details

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Wednesday he would limit his comments on talks between the United States and Taliban because negotiations were still ongoing "in some ways," even as details of..
Reuters India - Published

U.S. defense secretary visits London on Friday - ambassador

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper will visit London on Friday for meetings with top British officials, the country's ambassador in London said on Wednesday.
Reuters India - Published

Ex-US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Pakistan is most dangerous country

Former US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, who left the Donald Trump administration in January, said he considers Pakistan as the most dangerous country he dealt with in his career spanning decades. 
Zee News - Published

Pentagon frees $3.6 billion for wall construction on Mexican border

The US Defense Department said Tuesday it was freeing up $3.6 billion in funds budgeted for other projects to build a wall on the Mexican border as ordered by President Donald Trump. Six weeks after..
IndiaTimes - Published

Discussed with Rajnath Singh future steps needed for working together more closely: US Defence Secy

*Washington:* US Defense Secretary Mark Esper Thursday said he discussed future steps needed to be taken for India and US to work together more closely, during his conversation with Defence Minister..
Mid-Day - Published

U.S. asks South Korea to send troops to Strait of Hormuz: Yonhap

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper asked South Korea to send troops to join a U.S.-led maritime force in the Strait of Hormuz off the coast of Iran, Yonhap news agency said on Friday.
Reuters India - Published

U.S. defense secretary visits South Korea as region faces myriad challenges

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper met with senior South Korean leaders on Friday amid a series of regional challenges ranging from a bitter trade row between Seoul and Tokyo to the cost of U.S. troops..
Reuters India - Published

With an eye on Russia, China and a horse, Pentagon chief visits Mongolia

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper met senior Mongolian leaders on Thursday in a rare visit to the strategically important nation as the Pentagon seeks to implement its strategy of focusing on..
Reuters India - Published

Japan: PM Abe and U.S. defence secretary didn't discuss U.S.-proposed maritime force

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper did not have any particular exchange on the U.S.-proposed maritime coalition in the Middle East, Japan's top government..
Reuters India - Published

Any Turkish incursion into Syria 'unacceptable', will prevent it: Pentagon chief

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday that any Turkish operation into northern Syria would be "unacceptable" and the United States will prevent unilateral incursions, as tensions between..
Reuters India - Published

Pentagon chief says U.S. will not 'overreact' to North Korea missile launches

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday that the United States will not overreact to a series of missiles launches by North Korea in recent weeks and would keep the door open to talks with..
Reuters India - Published

China vows countermeasures if US deploys missiles in Asia

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said during security meetings in Asia over the weekend that he wanted to deploy midrange conventional missiles in the Asia-Pacific within months. China's chief arms..
IndiaTimes - Published

US wants to quickly deploy new missiles in Asia: Defence secretary

Washington wants to quickly deploy new intermediate-range missiles in Asia, to counter the rise of China in the region, new US defense secretary Mark Esper said Saturday. China's missile arsenal is..
IndiaTimes - Published

S Korean, US defence officials to meet in Seoul on Aug 9

Seoul [South Korea], July 31 (Sputnik/ANI): The South Korean Defence Ministry on Wednesday said that its Defence Minister, Jeong Kyeong-doo, is slated to hold a meeting with the new US Defense..
Sify - Published

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