Esper revierte decisión de retirar tropas de D.C.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — En un súbito cambio de parecer, el secretario de Defensa Mark Esper revirtió el miércoles una decisión previa del Pentágono de retirar a ...

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Pentagon chief Mark Esper lets troops stay near D.C. amid signs ...

1 month ago by New York Daily News

The Pentagon chief insisted he wants to keep the military out of politics and he did not order the protesters to be forced away from St. John's Church so Trump ...

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Mark Esper Breaks With Trump on Using Troops Against Protestors

1 month ago by The New York Times

Mark Esper's comments reflected the turmoil within the military over President Trump, who has said he could put active-duty troops on the streets to perform law ...

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Mark Esper Breaks With Trump on Using Troops Against Protestors
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Esper says he opposes using Insurrection Act to send military to ...

1 month ago by Fox News

Defense Secretary Mark Esper declared Wednesday that despite President Trump's remarks earlier this week, he is not in favor of the president invoking the ...

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper says no military response to George ...

1 month ago by Chicago Tribune

President Donald Trump's Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests across the United States Wednesday, then reversed course on ...

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Esper, on thin ice with the White House, reverses decision on troop ...

1 month ago by Politico

Defense Secretary Mark Esper abruptly reversed a decision to order active-duty troops home from the national capital region on Wednesday, capping a ...

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Pentagon chief Esper reverses decision to send some troops home ...

1 month ago by NBC News

Defense Secretary Esper reverses decision to send home some troops deployed to D.C. after meeting at the White House amid protests over death of George ...

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Pentagon Chief Rejects Trump's Threat To Use Military To Quell ...

1 month ago by NPR

In a public break with President Trump, Defense Secretary Mark Esper says he does not support invoking the 1807 Insurrection Act and deploying troops to ...

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Mark Esper says no military for protests as standby troops leave

1 month ago by The Denver Post

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using military forces for law enforcement in containing current street protests, tamping down threats ...

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Mark Esper says no military for protests as standby troops leave
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Defense Secretary Mark Esper opposes using Insurrection Act for ...

1 month ago by CNBC

Defense Secretary Mark Esper's opposition to using the Insurrection Act to have military forces deal with George Floyd protests has angered President Donald ...

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper breaks with Trump, opposes using ...

1 month ago by FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Use of the Insurrection Act has been discussed as Trump has talked about using the military to quell violent protests in U.S. cities.

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper invited to Moscow Victory Day parade

1 month ago by UPI.com

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu invited U.S.Defense Secretary Mark Esper to Moscow's June 24 Victory Day parade during a telephone conversation.

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper invited to Moscow Victory Day parade
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Mark Esper: Pentagon chief on shaky ground with White House after ...

1 month ago by CNN

Secretary of Defense Mark Esper is on shaky ground with the White House after saying Wednesday that he does not support using active duty troops to quell the ...

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Bucking Trump, Pentagon chief Esper says no need for military ...

1 month ago by NBC News

Breaking with President Trump, Defense Secretary Mark Esper says he doesn't support using the military to quell violent protests triggered by the death of ...

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'I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act': Defense Secretary ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using the U.S. military to quiet domestic unrest in a break with President Donald Trump who ...

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Defense Secretary Mark Esper says no military for protests as ...

1 month ago by The Philadelphia Inquirer

White House officials indicated even before Esper's comments that Trump was backing away from invoking the Insurrection Act.

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MARK ESPER ES CONFIRMADO POR EL SENADO COMO NUEVO ...

11 months ago by Central FM

El Senado de Estados Unidos confirmó a Mark Esper como nuevo secretario de Defensa, terminando así con el período más largo en que el Pentágono no tenía un titular oficialmente nombrado. La Cámara Alta, que es de mayoría republicana, dio un ...

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Senado de EEUU confirma a Mark Esper como secretario de Defensa

11 months ago by PERSPECTIVA

El Senado de Estados Unidos votó a favor de confirmar a Mark Esper como secretario de Defensa, lo que puso fin a un periodo de cerca de siete meses durante el cual el Pentágono estuvo sin un jefe permanente.

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Senado de EEUU confirma a Mark Esper como secretario de Defensa
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Mark Esper jura el cargo de secretario de Defensa de EEUU

11 months ago by PanamaOn

El 23 de julio, la candidatura de Esper, promovida por el presidente Donald Trump, fue aprobada por el Senado de EEUU. Su predecesor, el secretario de Defensa en funciones, Patrick Shanahan, finalmente no fue presentado por Trump para la aprobación ...

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Mark Esper jura el cargo de secretario de Defensa de EEUU
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Esper creates task force to deal with cancer-causing chemicals on military installations

11 months ago by Military Times

Esper said the new task force will address a wide range of issues resulting from the contamination, "whether it's cleanup, whether it's finding an alternative for the current firefighting, you name it,” said Esper. “It will include the military department and our health ...

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Esper creates task force to deal with cancer-causing chemicals on military installations
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New Defense secretary: 'We need to be very concerned about Chinese technology getting into our systems'

11 months ago by CNBC

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's new Defense secretary on Wednesday said the U.S. trade war with China is as much about national security as it is about the economy. “I've been studying China for quite some time now and I'm big on China as ...

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New Defense secretary: 'We need to be very concerned about Chinese technology getting into our systems'
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Senado de EE.UU. confirma a Mark Esper como el nuevo secretario ...

11 months ago by Noticias de Israel (Comunicado de prensa)

La votación del martes confirmando a Esper marca el fin de la incertidumbre sobre quién dirigirá el Pentágono desde que el ex secretario de Defensa James Mattis renunció en diciembre para protestar por el anuncio del presidente Donald Trump de retirar ...

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Mark Esper says EU maritime efforts “complementary” to US push on Iran

11 months ago by The National

In his first comments as Secretary of Defence on Wednesday, Mark Esper described the European maritime efforts to boost security against Iranian threats near Hormuz “complementary” to the US' programme Sentinel which is under consideration by ...

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Mark Esper says EU maritime efforts “complementary” to US push on Iran
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Defense chief Mark Esper on Iran interference: Allies working together to protect Gulf waterways

11 months ago by Washington Times

Newly confirmed Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper on Wednesday said the latest European push to protect and defend ships traveling through several Middle Eastern waterways is a “complementary” effort in addition to the U.S.' own initiative. Mr. Esper, who ...

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Defense chief Mark Esper on Iran interference: Allies working together to protect Gulf waterways
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New Pentagon chief Mark Esper says US will protect American commercial ships in the Persian Gulf

11 months ago by Washington Examiner

And I assume that other countries will escort their ships,” Mark Esper told reporters at the Pentagon Wednesday, just three hours into his first workday, following Senate confirmation Tuesday. Esper said he does not envision escorts that would flank or follow ...

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New Pentagon chief Mark Esper says US will protect American commercial ships in the Persian Gulf
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Iran, water contamination at bases high on new defense secretary Mark Esper's priority list

11 months ago by Stars and Stripes

WASHINGTON — In Mark Esper's initial hours as defense secretary, he has created a new task force to probe the use of harmful chemicals in firefighting foam linked to cancers on and near military installations throughout the country. Esper, who was sworn in ...

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Mark Esper takes reins as US Defense Secretary amid series of challenges

11 months ago by The Jerusalem Post

Esper is cautious on Iran, but then again, so is most of the Pentagon,” he continued to JNS. “That said, if given the order to utilize the military against Iran, Esper is someone who knows both the risks and the full range of options, and will do what's needed for ...

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Mark Esper takes reins as US Defense Secretary amid series of challenges
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Senate confirms Mark Esper as new Defense Secretary, first permanent replacement since December

11 months ago by War Is Boring

Stars and Stripes. The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Mark Esper as defense secretary, ending seven months of turmoil about who would secure the top job at the Pentagon and lead the U.S. military. Esper was confirmed in a 90-8 vote by the Senate. Sens.

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Senate confirms Mark Esper as new Defense Secretary, first permanent replacement since December
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Former Defense Lobbyist Mark Esper Confirmed as New Defense Secretary

11 months ago by Democracy Now!

The Senate confirmed Mark Esper as the new secretary of defense Tuesday. The Pentagon had been without a confirmed secretary for seven months, after James Mattis exited in December last year—the longest period ever without a permanent head. Esper ...

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Former Defense Lobbyist Mark Esper Confirmed as New Defense Secretary
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Mark Esper takes reins as Defense Secretary amid series of challenges

11 months ago by The Jerusalem Post

Esper is cautious on Iran, but then again, so is most of the Pentagon,” he continued to JNS. “That said, if given the order to utilize the military against Iran, Esper is someone who knows both the risks and the full range of options, and will do what's needed for ...

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Mark Esper takes reins as Defense Secretary amid series of challenges
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Mark Esper Is About To Put Every Pentagon Program Manager Through The Wringer

11 months ago by Forbes

The Senate confirmed Mark Esper as Secretary of Defense on Tuesday, which means that after an unprecedented seven months of having an acting secretary, the Pentagon finally has a permanent leader. Program managers, service chiefs, and function ...

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US finally gets new Pentagon chief after Senate confirms Mark Esper

11 months ago by Global Times

Former soldier Mark Esper was sworn in as US secretary of defense Tuesday after earning Senate confirmation, filling America's longest-ever Pentagon leadership vacuum as Washington faces mounting tensions with Iran and struggles to end the ...

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Mark Esper Sworn In As Defense Secretary

11 months ago by NorthcentralPa.com

Mark Esper has been sworn in as the United States' new Defense Secretary. He has been serving as Secretary of the Army. Justice Samuel Alito administered the Oath of Office at a White House ceremony attended by President Donald Trump Tuesday.

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Mark Esper Sworn In As Defense Secretary
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Army vet Mark Esper confirmed as defense secretary

11 months ago by The Columbus Dispatch

WASHINGTON — It took seven months, but President Donald Trump finally has a Senate-confirmed secretary of defense. Mark Esper, an Army veteran and former defense industry lobbyist, won Senate confirmation Tuesday by a vote of 90-8. He was to be ...

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Army vet Mark Esper confirmed as defense secretary
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Mark Esper Confirmed As 27th Secretary Of Defense

11 months ago by Outside the Beltway

WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed Mark T. Esper as secretary of defense on Tuesday, ending the longest period by far that the Pentagon has been without a permanent leader at its helm. Mr. Esper, an Army infantryman who fought in the Persian Gulf ...

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Mark Esper Confirmed As 27th Secretary Of Defense
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Esper sworn-in as new US Secretary Of Defense

11 months ago by Times of Oman

Muscat: Dr Mark Esper was sworn in as the US's new Secretary of Defense following his confirmation by the Senate on Tuesday. Speaking at the White House before Esper took the oath of office, US President Donald Trump praised the West Point alumnus for ...

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Esper sworn-in as new US Secretary Of Defense
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VOA: Mark Esper sworn in as US secretary of defense

11 months ago by UNIAN

Esper, 55, a former soldier and lobbyist for weapons maker Raytheon Co, received strong bipartisan support despite sharp questioning during his confirmation hearing by Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren about his ties to Raytheon and his refusal to ...

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Mark Esper sworn in as US defense secretary

11 months ago by The Defense Post

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Former soldier Mark Esper was sworn in as U.S. secretary of defense Tuesday after earning Senate confirmation, filling America's longest-ever Pentagon leadership vacuum as Washington faces mounting tensions with Iran and ...

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Mark Esper sworn in as US defense secretary
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Senate confirms Uniontown native, Army veteran Mark Esper as secretary of defense

11 months ago by Front Page

WASHINGTON (AP) — It took seven months, but President Donald Trump finally has a Senate-confirmed secretary of defense. Uniontown native Mark Esper, an Army veteran and former defense industry lobbyist, won Senate confirmation Tuesday by a vote of ...

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Esper is sworn in as defense secretary to succeed Mattis

11 months ago by Newscenter1.tv

WASHINGTON (AP) — It took seven months, but President Donald Trump on Tuesday finally got a Senate-confirmed secretary of defense to succeed Jim Mattis. Mark Esper, an Army veteran and former defense industry lobbyist, won Senate confirmation by a ...

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Esper is sworn in as defense secretary to succeed Mattis
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With Mark Esper's confirmation, 4 Trump Cabinet departments are now headed by former lobbyists

11 months ago by The Week Magazine (blog)

On Tuesday evening, Mark Esper was sworn in as defense secretary, hours after the Senate overwhelmingly confirmed him to fill the position following a record 204 days without a confirmed Pentagon chief. Esper, a 55-year-old West Point graduated and ...

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With Mark Esper's confirmation, 4 Trump Cabinet departments are now headed by former lobbyists