- Decision marks a reversal of a policy initiated under Obama in 2016
- Nancy Pelosi: ‘Cruel and arbitrary decision to humiliate transgender Americans’
Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would not allow transgender individuals to serve in the US military in any capacity, reversing a policy put in place by Barack Obama a year ago.
The US president tweeted: “After consultation with my generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States government will not accept or allow … transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the US military.”
This disgusting ban will weaken our military and the nation it defends
Link : Donald Trump says US military will not allow transgender people to serve