Defense Secretary Jim Mattis during a news conference at the Pentagon in April.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis during a news conference at the Pentagon in April. Carolyn Kaster AP
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis during a news conference at the Pentagon in April. Carolyn Kaster AP

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