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Reports: Trump Picks James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis as Secretary of State

Epoch Times Thursday, 1 December 2016
Reports: Trump Picks James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis as Secretary of StateDonald Trump has selected retired Marine Gen. James Mattis as his secretary of defense, according to several reports on Thursday afternoon.

Sources with knowledge of the move told several media outlets that Mattis, 66, will be officially named next week. …
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President-elect Donald Trump has picked retired General James "Mad Dog" Mattis to be Secretary of Defense. The four-star general is a career Marine who has been critical of the Iran nuclear deal and U.S. troop withdrawals from Afghanistan. Photo: Getty Images

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