Day: December 29, 2017

Defense Secretary Mattis breaks tradition, doesn't visit U.S. troops in war zone this December

CLOSE He called the troops “underappreciated” and described their military families as “the greatest people on earth.” USA TODAY Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis(Photo: Jacquelyn Martin, AP) WASHINGTON – For only the second time since 9/11, America’s defense secretary didn’t visit U.S. troops in a […]