The us President Donald trump confirmed that he will appoint outgoing Minister of naval forces of Richard Spencer, head of the us diplomatic mission in Norway Kenneth Braithwaite.
«Ambassador to Norway Ken Braithwaite will be appointed me as the new Secretary of the Navy. A man of great achievements and success, I know that Ken will do an outstanding job!», — wrote the American leader in his Twitter.
Trump explained that he was unhappy with the way the trial of a marine by Edward Gallagher.
As mentioned earlier, the Washington Post, the U.S. Secretary of defense mark Esper said the loss of confidence in the Minister of the Navy Richard Spencer, which offered to send him into retirement.
«Against the backdrop of the controversial case of a Navy seal United States Edward Gallagher, I realized that I don’t trust Spencer, so he could continue to hold office» — he said.