A view of the Pentagon in Washington. Photo: TNS A view of the Pentagon in Washington. Photo: TNS
A view of the Pentagon in Washington. Photo: TNS
Joe Biden

politico | Joe Biden taps Trump appointee David Norquist to be his temporary defence secretary

  • The confirmation of the US president-elect’s permanent nominee, retired general Lloyd Austin, has been delayed
  • Norquist, the Pentagon’s No 2, will take over after Biden’s inauguration and be in charge until the Senate confirms Austin

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A view of the Pentagon in Washington. Photo: TNS A view of the Pentagon in Washington. Photo: TNS
A view of the Pentagon in Washington. Photo: TNS
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