Outgoing Secretary of Defense James Mattis issues his final holiday message to US troops
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Outgoing Secretary of Defense James Mattis issued a final holiday message to U.S. troops on Christmas Eve "holding the line." The decorated general is set to leave his post at the Pentagon before Jan. 1.

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Mattis issued his

resignation letter to President Donald Trump last week over foreign policy disagreements, following reports that the commander in chief would be withdrawing all military personnel from Syria. Although Mattis planned to step down at the end of February,...


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