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New defense secretary makes another major military change, this one on Special ForcesFORT BRAGG, N.C. — Acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller on Wednesday made his second major change since taking charge of the Pentagon, streamlining the command structure for the Special Forces.One day after announcing a reduction in U.S. troops in Afghanistan and Iraq, Miller visited Fort Bragg, home of Army Special Operations Command, and signed a memo authorizing the change in the command structure.Miller, a former member of the Army Special Forces, deployed to Afghanistan in the weeks after the 9/…

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