UK unveils new Tempest fighter jet to replace Typhoon

The defence secretary has unveiled plans for a new RAF fighter jet, the Tempest, which will eventually replace the Eurofighter Typhoon. Speaking at the Farnborough airshow, Gavin Williamson unveiled a concept version of the sixth-generation fighter jet the Ministry of Defence (MoD) expects to emerge…

Mattis Commends Norway’s Commitment to Global Peace, Security

In meetings with Norway’s foreign affairs and defense ministers, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis hailed the strong bond between the United States and Norway and commended the Nordic nation for its commitment to global peace and security. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis Commends Norway’s Commitment…

Mattis Reaffirms ‘Unbreakable’ Bond, Enduring Commitment to Europe

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis reaffirmed the “unbreakable trans-Atlantic bond” between the United States and Europe during the U.S.-Adriatic Charter defense ministers meeting in Zagreb, Croatia. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis Reaffirms ‘Unbreakable’ Bond, Enduring Commitment to Europe

Mattis Discusses U.S.-Croatia Defense Relationship With Prime Minister

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic in the Croatian capital of Zagreb to reaffirm the importance of a long-term defense relationship between the United States and Croatia. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis Discusses U.S.-Croatia Defense Relationship With Prime Minister

Russia S-400 Defence Deal Working to get CAATSA waiver for India, say Senators

At the request of US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, US lawmakers are working to get a waiver for India from the punitive Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions ACT or CAATSA, under which sanctions kick off on countries that purchase significant military equipment from Russia. Though…

YOKOSUKA, Japan (July 12, 2018)

Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer engages with Sailors and Marines during an All-Hands Call at the Fleet Theater onboard U.S. Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka. FLEACT Yokosuka provides, maintains, and operates base facilities and services in support of the U.S. 7th Fleet’s forward-deployed naval…

All Hands

Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan speaks to the audience during the fiscal year 2018 Defense Department executive performance update all-hands meeting at the Pentagon, July 11, 2018. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Vernon Young Jr. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE All Hands http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Mattis Plans Visits to Croatia, Norway After Attending NATO Summit

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis plans to visit Croatia and Norway to meet with defense and foreign affairs ministers after attending the NATO summit in Brussels, where he plans to advise President Donald J. Trump about reinforcing U.S. priorities, Defense Department officials said. VISIT THE…

Mattis Returns From Asia, Resets for NATO Summit in Brussels

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis returned from a trip to China, South Korea and Japan and is immersing himself in preparations for attending the upcoming NATO summit in Brussels, a Pentagon spokesman said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Mattis Returns From Asia, Resets for NATO Summit…