President Trump’s Defense Secretary: U.S. Stands with South Korea and Japan

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis (Defense Dept.)

In his first official trip as secretary of defense, Jim Mattis is traveling to East Asia, with scheduled stops in South Korea and Japan. Mattis told the New York Times, “I am going to get current by listening to them, finding out where their issues are, and then we are going to work together and strengthen our alliance.”

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