The United States will deploy additional ground-based missile interceptors as part of efforts to enhance the nation’s ability to defend itself from attack by North Korea or Iran, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Friday.
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Former Sen. Chuck Hagel took on critics at his Senate confirmation hearing on Thursday to become President Barack Obama’s next defense secretary.
He forged his views of war and the military as a young man in mine-plagued fields of Vietnam. Now Chuck Hagel may become U.S. defense secretary.