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Surprise trip to Iraq to visit US troops on Wednesday.
The President said he was "in no hurry" to become a permanent successor for Mattis, who had announced his resignation last week.
The president's remarks came when he told reporters at Al Asad Air Base in Iraq that the new incumbent Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan was "long Shanahan, a former Boeing executive, was named Mattis' deputy in July 2017 after spending less than two years in the government.
"So Shanahan was with Boeing and does a great job at Boeing done. He was there for a long time, "said Trump according to the survey report. "Boeing is a hellish company. He did a great job. Very responsible for the success of a particular aircraft, the Dreamliner. And he is a respected man. "
Mattis resigned after Trump announced his intention to withdraw US troops from Syria and claim victory over ISIS.
In a letter of resignation, he wrote that the President deserves a Secretary of Defense whose views are "aligning" with Trumps.