In a letter that chilled me to my core, Mattis quotes Lincoln and urges troops to stand with our allies against our foes.
JUST IN: "Keep the faith in our country and hold fast, alongside our allies, aligned against our foes," outgoing US Defense Sec. Mattis says in farewell message to the US military. pic.twitter.com/Axu7O3xwqo
— NBC News (@NBCNews) December 31, 2018
We are in incredibly dangerous territory. The message he is sending here is not ambiguous to anyone familiar with the military. This is terrifying stuff.
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