Pence: 'Time has come' for US Space Force, 6th military branch9 August 2018 | 18:45 | FOCUS News Agency
In June, President Donald Trump "directed the Department of Defense to immediately begin the process necessary to establish a Space Force as the sixth branch of the armed forces," Pence said in a speech at the Pentagon.
"The time has come to write the next great chapter in the history of our armed forces, to prepare for the next battlefield where America's best and bravest will be called to deter and defeat a new generation of threats to our people, to our nation.
"The time has come to establish the United States Space Force."
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