Chuck Hagel

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel

Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces in…

 

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Hagel: Military should review transgender ban

The prohibition on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. military "continually should…

 

AP Photo/Carolyn KasterDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel briefs reporters at the Pentagon

Hagel says US military must shrink to face new era

Looking beyond America's post-9/11 wars, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Monday proposed…

 

AP Photo/Bruce SmithIn this photo taken July 17

Pentagon chief can't offer hope in budget cuts

JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. — The audience gasped in surprise and gave…

AP Photo/Bruce SmithIn this photo taken July 17