U.S. military to accept transgender recruits on Monday -Pentagon

by Reuters
Saturday, 30 December 2017 00:48 GMT

WASHINGTON, Dec 29 (Reuters) - The Pentagon said on Friday that the U.S. armed forces will begin accepting transgender recruits on Monday as ordered by federal courts after the Trump administration decided not to appeal rulings that blocked President Donald Trump's transgender ban.

(Reporting by Idrees Ali and Lawrence Hurley; Editing by Eric Beech and Will Dunham)

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