Moscow, June 18 – AIF-Moscow.
US President Donald Trump told Twitter that the new acting secretary of defense would be Mark Esper.
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At the beginning of the year Patrick Shanahan was appointed to the post of interim head of the Pentagon. Trump expected him to stay in office. As the President said, Shanakhan decided not to continue the process of approving his candidacy in the Senate, since he wants to spend more time with his family. The President thanked Shanahan for the service.
New acting US Secretary of Defense has become Mark Esper, who is now the Secretary of the Army in the Pentagon structure.
"I know Mark and have no doubt that he will do an excellent job," Trump said.
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