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US Defense Secretary to step down

US Defense Secretary to step down

Trump announces that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will retire at the end of February.Ben Ariel, 21/12/2018 00:31
Trump on Mattis: He's 'sort of a Democrat'

Trump on Mattis: He's 'sort of a Democrat'

President Trump hints Defense Secretary Jim Mattis could be leaving his cabinet soon.Ben Ariel, 15/10/2018 01:06
Trump: Book claiming I planned Assad assassination 'fabrication'

Trump: Book claiming I planned Assad assassination 'fabrication'

White House pushes back against new book by Bob Woodward as cabinet members deny quotes attributed to them. 'This is a con job'.David Rosenberg, 05/09/2018 08:47
Turkish Defense Minister speaks with American counterpart

Turkish Defense Minister speaks with American counterpart

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar and U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis reportedly discuss bilateral defense deals.Ben Ariel, 08/08/2018 04:05
Mattis: North Korea must show steps toward denuclearization

Mattis: North Korea must show steps toward denuclearization

U.S. Defense Secretary says North Korea will receive sanctions relief only after it shows irreversible steps toward denuclearization.Elad Benari, 03/06/2018 05:33
Mattis: 'Unwise' for Assad to use chemical weapons

Mattis: 'Unwise' for Assad to use chemical weapons

U.S. Defense Secretary warns Syrian regime against using gas as a weapon.Elad Benari, 12/03/2018 04:05
Mattis: There's still room for diplomacy with North Korea

Mattis: There's still room for diplomacy with North Korea

Secretary of Defense says diplomacy still possible in dealing with North Korea's ballistic missile launches.Elad Benari, 31/08/2017 03:09