By Christopher Giles
BBC Reality Check

Publishedduration16 OctoberRelated Topics

  • US election 2020

image copyrightGetty Images

US President Donald Trump has been defending his record on military spending and his pledge to cut back US involvement in foreign wars.

In 2017 he said he would rebuild the country's "depleted military". He has also called for a reduction in US troops serving abroad.

We've taken a look at the president's record on the military.