Trump fires Secretary of Defense Mark Esper

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Has fired the defense secretary Mark expert Man has replaced him with head of counter terrorism. Christopher Miller. We had heard leading up to the election that Esper had long has had a resignation letter prepared and Once the election was decided, may turn turn that into President Trump. But apparently the president hasn't given him the chance. Esper had said he wanted to stay in the job as long as he can. But sources have told CNN that his relationship with the president deteriorated to the point. That that might not be possible. And so it is today that President Trump has has fired the Defense Secretary Mark Esper Esper and and replaced replaced him him with with Chris Chris Miller. Miller. The The head head of of counter counter terrorism terrorism will will

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