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Any US military role in Afghanistan after peace would be conditions-based: James Mattis

More than a year after President Donald Trump announced his South Asia strategy, Mattis said it is based on four Rs and one S being "sustain it".

published on : 31st October 2018

'Good chance' of launching Space Force next year: President Trump

Earlier in the day, Vice President Mike Pence said the space force was essential to protect the US' assets, particularly satellites.

published on : 24th October 2018

Ajit Doval holds talks with Pompeo, Mattis on 'future direction' of Indo-US ties

This was Doval's first meeting with Bolton, the new National Security Advisor to President Donald Trump.

published on : 15th September 2018

US identifies two sets of Korean War remains: James Mattis

James Mattis did not publicly identify the remains. He also said that consultations are going on about the repatriation of more Korean War remains.

published on : 12th September 2018

First 2+2 Dialogue 'defining moment' for Indo-US relations: James Mattis

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held the crucial talks with Mattis and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in New Delhi on September 6.

published on : 12th September 2018

India, US hold inaugural edition of 2+2 strategic talks, discuss range of issues

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held the talks with US Secretary of State Michael R Pompeo and Defence Secretary James Mattis.

published on : 6th September 2018

Sushma Swaraj, Nirmala Sitharaman hold talks with US counterparts ahead of 2+2 dialogue

In a special gesture, Swaraj received US Secretary Pompeo at the airport here yesterday while Sitharaman welcomed Defence Secretary Mattis, reflecting the importance India attaches to their visit.

published on : 6th September 2018

2+2 dialogue: Delhi braces for biggest diplomatic engagement of the year

According to the source, bilaterally the main issues on the agenda would be counterterrorism, defence and trade cooperation and immigration-related issues.

published on : 4th September 2018

US military says no plans to suspend more major exercises on Korean peninsula

Defense Secretary James Mattis told a Pentagon news conference that no decisions had been made about major exercises for next year but noted that the suspension of drills this summer.

published on : 29th August 2018

2+2 dialogue important opportunity to enhance engagement with India: US 

On a question about trade relations with India, Wells said opening up trade with India is a "key strategic objective" for the Trump administration.

published on : 21st August 2018

It's time Iran shaped up, behaved as responsible nation: US Defence Secretary James Mattis

He alleged that the "only reason" Syria's Bashar al-Assad regime was in power was because Iran has "stuck by him, reinforced him, funded him.

published on : 25th July 2018

India, US to hold first '2+2 dialogue' on September 6: State Department

Last month, the US had postponed the dialogue due to "unavoidable reasons".

published on : 20th July 2018

Jingping-Mattis meet: China ready for peace talks but wont give up Pacific territory

Mattis has commented on the talks as "very very good"adding that the US was assigning a "high degree of importance to the military relationship" with China.

published on : 28th June 2018

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis to visit China amid talks with South Korea

James Mattis will make a four-day tour of China, South Korea and Japan and meet his Chinese counterpart,  Wei Fenghe.

published on : 25th June 2018

James Mattis sees hope in Taliban after successful three-day ceasefire

After the successful three-day ceasefire and unity during Eid, there may be hopes of negotiation with the Taliban, says US Pentagon chief, James Mattis.

published on : 25th June 2018
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