U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter expressed confidence Thursday that under the Trump administration the U.S. will remain central to the international coalition fighting the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.
As defense secretary to a president who famously envisioned "a world without nuclear weapons," Ash Carter has said remarkably little about them.
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday that the decision to give U.S. commanders more authority to work with Afghan troops and strike the Taliban will maximize the use and effectiveness of American forces in Afghanistan.
A day after ISIS killed a Navy SEAL, the Secretary of Defense has pledged that the fight against the Islamic State group is far from over. Charles Keating, an Arizona native, was the third U.S. service member to be killed in combat against the Islamic State.
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Ash Carter says he expects agreement from more than two dozen countries contributing to the war against the Islamic State.
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In a stunning pronouncement, Secretary of State Ash Carter stated that the U.S. coalition will place boots on the ground to defeat ISIS.