US Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Photo: Handout via Reuters US Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Photo: Handout via Reuters
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Photo: Handout via Reuters

Pentagon chief plans to shift US focus to military competition with China and Russia despite Middle East threat

  • Mark Esper outlined the plan in a speech at the Reagan National Defence Forum, an annual gathering of government, defence industry and military officials

Topic |   China-Russia relations
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Photo: Handout via Reuters US Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Photo: Handout via Reuters
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Photo: Handout via Reuters
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