Jim Mattis Slept In His Clothes Over Fear Of Nuclear War With North Korea At Start Of Trump Administration
Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis slept in his clothes during a period of increased tension between the U.S. and North Korea, as he worried about a potential nuclear attack.The revelation comes from renowned Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward‘s soon-to-be-released book Rage. Woodward worked to uncover and report the Watergate scandal, and has since written several books and interviewed top officials.Mattis remained in his clothes throughout the night and visited the Washington National Cathedral to pray in 2017, at the beginning of President Donald Trump‘s presidency when relations were...
After Attempting To Close ‘Stars And Stripes,’ Trump Reverses Himself & Vows To Fund Military Newspaper
President Donald Trump announced via Twitter on Friday that “The United States of America will NOT be cutting funding to @starsandstripesmagazine under my watch. It will continue to be a wonderful source of information to our Great Military!”The news that the Trump Administration is continuing to fund the military’s independent newspaper comes right after the Pentagon said that it was pulling funding from Stars and Stripes – one of the major lifelines for American troops since the Civil War. The Defense Department instructed the Stars and Stripes publisher to discontinue the publication. In an...