Defense Secretary James Mattis sees the U.S. military as more than just an arm of the country’s national security policy, an observation the retired Marine Corps general made when recounting to troops an assassination attempt he survived during the Iraq War.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Friday said that in 2018 he will be creating concerns for others rather than having them himself.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Thursday gave a pep talk to American troops at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba, marking the first time a Pentagon chief visited there since Donald Rumsfeld in 2002.
Enthusiasm for the annual Army-Navy football game is spilling over from the football field to the Pentagon.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis is beginning his five-day tour of the Middle East on Friday.
An active-duty service member underwent gender reassignment surgery on Tuesday in an operation paid for by the Pentagon.