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US military transgender policy should be reviewed, says Hagel

In this May 2, 2014 photo, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DCUS Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is open to reviewing a Pentagon policy that bars transgender individuals from military service, he said in an interview that aired on Sunday. “Every qualified American who wants to serve our country should have the opportunity, if they fit the qualifications and can do it,” Hagel said in an interview on ABC’s “This Week” program. During his first term in office, President Barack Obama abolished the Pentagon’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy requiring military recruits to hide their homosexuality, or risk being expelled from the service.

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