New deputy defense secretary Work in and Fox off
US defense secretary Chuck Hagel has sworn in a new deputy at the Pentagon after Robert Work was confirmed by the Senate as Obama’s choice to replace Christine Fox, who had held the position temporarily following Ashton Carter’s departure.
"I am humbled by the confidence President Obama and Secretary Hagel have placed in me and pledge to do everything possible to help maintain America’s military edge," Work said in a statement released by the DoD.
"Ash Carter and Christin...
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