WORLD Trump signs national defense bill creating Space Force

WORLD

Trump signs national defense bill creating Space Force

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10:50, December 21, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed the $738-billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) establishing the Space Force as the sixth branch of the U.S. military, according to local media reports.

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The White House tweeted: "This is a truly historic day for the American armed forces," adding "President Trump just signed into law the largest ever investment in the United States military."

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