U.S. defense chief to announce plan to open military combat jobs to women: official

Reuters News
Posted: Dec 03, 2015 12:04 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Ash Carter plans to announce the U.S. military will open all combat jobs to women, a U.S. official told Reuters on Thursday.

Carter was scheduled to hold a news briefing at noon (1700 GMT).

(Reporting by David Alexander)