The Pentagon assessed the selected trump new defense Minister

The current head of the Pentagon Ashton Carter gave a positive response to General Corps United States marine corps, retired James Mattis, who is the President-elect Donald trump was chosen as the head of the Ministry of defense in his administration.

Carter said that will facilitate the smooth transfer of authority in the Department.

“I know General James Mattis for many years and I have a very high opinion of him. I will continue to do everything in my power to ensure a smooth transition in the Ministry of defence,”— said in a statement published in the website of the Pentagon.