The precarious perch of a potential Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Shanahan, the former Boeing executive, was in a familiar place — aboard…

United States | Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis’ Meeting with Canada’s Foreign Minister Freeland and Defense Minister Sajjan

United States – Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis hosted…

United States | U.S. – Canada 2+2 Ministerial

United States – The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Defense will co-host…

United States | U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue

United States – The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Defense will co-host…

KABUL, Afghanistan | US Defense secretary makes surprise visit to war-weary Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan — Defense Secretary James Mattis made a surprise visit to Afghanistan’s war-shattered capital on…

U.S. Department of State News: 2018 Australia-U.S. Ministerial Consultations

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: Secretary of State Michael R.…

PALO ALTO, Calif.  | Top US, Australian officials meet in San Francisco Bay Area

PALO ALTO, Calif.  — U.S. talks with North Korea and trade tensions with China were among…

U.S. Department of State News: United States and India to Hold 2+2 Dialogue on September 6

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The United States is pleased…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis Host AUSMIN at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: Secretary of State Michael R.…

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mattis Host the 2018 Australia-U.S. Ministerial (AUSMIN) Consultations in Palo Alto

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: Secretary of State Michael R.…

U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis Sees No Change in Russian Military Capability in Light of Putin’s Speech

WASHINGTON (STL.News) U.S. Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said he sees no change in Russia’s military…

US Defense Secretary Mattis Begins Overseas Trip to Strengthen Partnerships

WASHINGTON (STL.News) United States Defense Secretary James N. Mattis is in Oman’s capital of Muscat on…

Defense Secretary Mattis ‘Heartened’ by NATO Nations’ Increased Defense Budgets

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) Global democracies are working together, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said yesterday to reporters…

Readout of Secretary Mattis’ Meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashili & Minister of Defense Levan Izoria

WASHINGTON (STL.News) Pentagon Chief Spokesperson Dana W. White provided the following readout: Secretary James N. Mattis…

Defense Secretary Mattis Meets With French Defense Minister in Munich

WASHINGTON (STL.News) Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with French Minister of Defense Florence Parly yesterday during…

U.S. Troops Training Ukrainian Soldiers, James Mattis Says

WASHINGTON D.C. (STL.News) Military trainers from the United States, Canada, Poland and Lithuania are training Ukraine service…

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis Meets With Ukrainian Counterpart at Pentagon

WASHINGTON D.C. (STL.News) Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, at the…

Department of Defense Announces New Defense Policy Board Members

Thursday the Department of Defense announced new Defense Policy Board Members WASHINGTON, DC/December 1, 2017 (STL.News)…