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Sept. 11, 2018

Vice President, DoD Leaders Honor Pentagon’s 9/11 Sacrifices

Vice President Mike Pence, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva joined Defense Department employees, family members and others to remember those who lost their lives in the 9/11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon.

Aug. 9, 2018

Space Force to Become Sixth Branch of Armed Forces

The United States Space Force would be the sixth branch of the armed services and the Defense Department will release a report outlining the steps needed to make the new branch a reality, Vice President Mike Pence announced at the Pentagon.

Jan. 12, 2018

Pence Highlights Service Members’ Excellence, Expertise, Dedication

America depends upon its military members’ excellence, expertise and dedication more than ever and Congress should support them by passing the fiscal 2018 budget, Vice President Mike Pence told airmen at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.

April 25, 2017

Pence Wraps Up Asia Trip, Thanks Honolulu Service Members For Service

Vice President Mike Pence expressed gratitude to U.S. Pacific Command for its resolute leadership and thanked the troops at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu for their service.

April 25, 2017

Second Lady Sees Art Therapy in Action at Hawaii Base

Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, visited with military and civilian leaders at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, to talk about how art therapy is being used to help service members and their families deal with difficulties, disabilities or diagnoses.

April 19, 2017

Pence Highlights U.S.-Japan Ties in Troop Talk Aboard USS Reagan

The U.S.-Japan alliance is the cornerstone of peace, prosperity and freedom in the Asia-Pacific region, Vice President Mike Pence told U.S. service members aboard the USS Ronald Reagan at Yokosuka Naval Base in Japan, home of the U.S. Navy’s 7th Fleet.

April 18, 2017

North Korea 'Recklessly Tried to Provoke,' Mattis Says

North Korea's most recent unsuccessful missile launch is an attempt to "provoke" and underscores why the United States is working with the Chinese government to keep the Korean Peninsula nuclear-free, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said.

April 17, 2017

Pence Thanks U.S., South Korean Troops at ‘Historic Frontier of Freedom’

Vice President Mike Pence spoke to U.S. and South Korean troops and answered their questions at the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, where he reaffirmed the U.S. commitment to its long-standing alliance with South Korea.

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