Mattis, Philippine Counterpart Discuss Defense Relationship

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana met at the Pentagon to discuss the longstanding defense relationship between their nations. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis, Philippine Counterpart Discuss Defense Relationship

Philippine Welcome

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis welcomes Philippine National Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana during an honor cordon at the Pentagon, Sept. 18, 2018. DoD photo by Air Force Master Sgt. Angelita M. Lawrence VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Philippine Welcome http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Mattis Praises Macedonia as ‘Stabilizing Force’

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with Macedonian defense officials during his first trip to the country and discussed U.S. support for Macedonia’s Prespa Agreement with Greece and the country’s invitation to join NATO. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis Praises Macedonia as ‘Stabilizing Force’

India should shed ‘world’s largest arms importer’ tag Def Production Secyretry

Secretary in the department of defence production (DP) Ajay Kumar Friday said India has overtaken China as the world’s largest arms importer and should shed the tag.He said the public-private partnership in defence in the country is being encouraged to step up arms exports and…

US India 2+2 Dialogue concerns for the whole Region

From September 6-8, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis held the inaugural India-US Ministerial 2+2 Dialogue. The talks were mostly dominated by defense agreements and alliances, and raised serious concerns for the whole South Asian region. India has been…

Vice President, DoD Leaders Honor Pentagon’s 9/11 Sacrifices

Vice President Mike Pence, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Air Force Gen. Paul J. Selva joined Defense Department employees, family members and others to remember those who lost their lives in the 9/11 terrorist attack on the Pentagon. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Vice President,…

Kabul Visit

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis arrives at the Afghan presidential office building with Afghan Defense Minister Lt. Gen. Tariq Shah Bahrami during his visit to Kabul, Afghanistan, Sept. 7, 2018. DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Kabul Visit http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

India Meeting

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo attend the first two-plus-two ministerial meeting between the U.S. and India in New Delhi, Sept. 6, 2018. DoD photo by Navy Petty…

Two-Plus-Two Meeting

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speak with their Indian counterparts during the first two-plus-two ministerial meeting between the two nations in New Delhi, Sept. 6, 2018. DoD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Dominique A. Pineiro VISIT THE…