Overseas Network December 21, according to the U. S. Capitol Hill News, local time Thursday (20) evening, U. S. President Trump announced that U. S. Defense Secretary Matisse will retire at the end of February next year.
Reported that the news happened just after the White House announced the withdrawal of troops from Syria. When Trump announced the news, he said: Matisse will retire at the end of February next year. During his past tenure as Secretary of Defense of the United States, Matisse has made outstanding achievements, especially in the purchase of new combat equipment.
In addition, Trump said that a new Defense Minister would be appointed in the near future.
James Matisse, a retired four-star admiral of the U.S. Marine Corps, is currently the U.S. Secretary of Defense.
Source: Author of Overseas Network: Editor-in-Charge of Li Meng: Su Honghong_NBJ9980