31 Aug '17, 10pm

UPDATE: Full transcript of Mattis surprise media avail w Pentagon press corps here:

The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country. The department's headquarters is at the Pentagon.

Full article: https://www.defense.gov/News/Transcripts/Transcript-View/...

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