Secretary of the Army Mark Esper, who was chosen by US President Donald Trump to be the new acting Pentagon chief, is a former military man who moved to the defence industry. Photo: AFP Secretary of the Army Mark Esper, who was chosen by US President Donald Trump to be the new acting Pentagon chief, is a former military man who moved to the defence industry. Photo: AFP
Secretary of the Army Mark Esper, who was chosen by US President Donald Trump to be the new acting Pentagon chief, is a former military man who moved to the defence industry. Photo: AFP
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Mark Esper: Donald Trump’s new Pentagon pick is a US Army veteran long focused on China

  • Mark Esper named as new acting Pentagon chief after surprise withdrawal of Patrick Shanahan for family reasons

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Secretary of the Army Mark Esper, who was chosen by US President Donald Trump to be the new acting Pentagon chief, is a former military man who moved to the defence industry. Photo: AFP Secretary of the Army Mark Esper, who was chosen by US President Donald Trump to be the new acting Pentagon chief, is a former military man who moved to the defence industry. Photo: AFP
Secretary of the Army Mark Esper, who was chosen by US President Donald Trump to be the new acting Pentagon chief, is a former military man who moved to the defence industry. Photo: AFP
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