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Aug 16, 2017
Donald Trump praises North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un for backing down on Guam threatUS President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for appearing to back down on his threat to launch missiles towards the US territory of Guam.
Jul 22, 2017
Trump administration plan new ideas for Afghanistan strategy, says Jim MattisThe Trump administration is still sorting out "the big ideas" for a new Afghanistan strategy, beyond troop levels and other military details
Jun 13, 2017
North Korea, China, Russia, Iran key challenges for US, says Defence Secretary James MattisRussia, China, Iran, North Korea and extremist organisations are the key challenges before USA, Defence Secretary James Mattis said.
May 10, 2017
Sanjay Mitra to take over as Defence Secretary after G Mohan KumarRoad Transport and Highways Secretary Sanjay Mitra was on Wednesday named as the next Defence Secretary.
Apr 13, 2017
Britain would like to work with India to develop export-ready defence equipmentBritish Defence Secretary Michael Fallon on Wednesday said that Indian work force and British expertise in defence industry can come together to design and develop products that can be sold to new markets.
Apr 12, 2017
Syria will pay very stiff price for use of chemical weapons: US Defence Secretary Jim MattisUS Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has said that Syria will pay a "very, very stiff price" if it used chemical weapons again.
Mar 21, 2017
NSA Ajit Doval, US Defence Secretary to meet and discuss bilateral security issues, defence tiesIndia and the US will discuss a wide range of bilateral security issues and defence ties during National Security Adviser Ajit Doval's visit to the country.
Feb 28, 2017
Pentagon chief James Mattis presents White House with plan to 'rapidly defeat' Islamic StateDefence Secretary Jim Mattis on Monday gave the White House a plan to "rapidly defeat" the Islamic State group, a Pentagon spokesman said on Monday.
Feb 09, 2017
US Defence Secretary James Mattis calls Manohar Parrikar, vows to build upon tiesIndia and US have agreed to "sustain the momentum on key bilateral defence efforts" after Defence Secretary James Mattis called his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar.
Feb 08, 2017
China says both sides will lose from conflict with United StatesSydney: Beijing has played down the prospects of conflict with the United States over the South China Sea in the wake of aggressive rhetoric by Donald Trump's administration, saying both sides would lose.