Trump orders 'Space Force' to be created as sixth branch of US military

President Donald Trump shows off a "Space Policy Directive." Photo by Evan Vucci/ AP via CNN.

President Donald Trump directs the Department of Defense to begin the process of establishing the "Space Force," a department of the armed forces that will be "separate but equal" to the Air Force.

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The Gayly. June 18, 2018. 12:30 p.m. CST.