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Jim Mattis

Afghan, Iran & US: Deft Indian footwork needed

Afghan national security adviser Hamdullah Mohib was in India on January 3-6 for parleys with India’s NSA Ajit Doval.

08 Jan 2019 12:00 AM

Donald Trump declares end to US ‘policeman’ role in surprise Iraq visit

Trump has also taken criticism from France and other foreign partners as well as senior figures in his own Republican party.

27 Dec 2018 10:01 AM

US Afghan-Syria exit to leave world rattled

However, America’s friends and some others believe US power and hegemony is needed for the stability and security of all regions of the world.

22 Dec 2018 12:00 AM

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis quits over policy dispute with Trump

Mattis told Trump deserved defence secretary 'whose views are better aligned with yours on these and other subjects.'

21 Dec 2018 9:50 AM

‘Time to support PM Modi, those trying to maintain peace’: US message to Pak

'We're looking for every responsible nation to support peace in the sub-continent,' US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said.

04 Dec 2018 11:03 AM


Khashoggi murder 'must concern us all': Mattis to Arab forum

The United States 'does not tolerate this kind of ruthless action to silence Khashoggi, a journalist, through violence,' Mattis told said.

27 Oct 2018 1:20 PM

China will never give up an inch of territory: Defence Minister

Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe made the remarks at the opening of the Xiangshan Forum in Beijing.

25 Oct 2018 4:34 PM

India-US ink crucial defence agreement

Will help India obtain defence tech from US, waivers on S-400, Iran oil ‘being considered’.

07 Sep 2018 4:41 AM

2+2 talks: Jim Mattis says ready to discuss 'anything' with India

Focus of dialogue will be to resolve differences over India's defence engagement with Russia, crude oil import from Iran.

06 Sep 2018 9:49 AM

2+2 talks: India, US to work around Russian missiles, Iran oil

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis will be meeting Nirmala Sitharaman and Sushma Swaraj on Thursday. 

05 Sep 2018 3:18 PM


India buying Russian missile system not primary focus of 2+2 talks: Pompeo

Pompeo and Defence Secretary Jim Mattis are headed to India for the talks on Thursday with Sushma Swaraj and Nirmala Sitharaman.

05 Sep 2018 9:02 AM

Washington shows greater trust in India

The manufacture of such equipment in India is also not ruled out, and that is a major spinoff.

03 Aug 2018 4:59 AM

Putin says Trump can 'be my guest' in Moscow, WH welcomes idea

Russia is under punitive sanctions imposed by the United States and the European Union and wants them lifted.

28 Jul 2018 1:25 PM

US seeks waivers on nations buying arms from Russia, India not mentioned

Indian Ambassador to US Navtej Singh Sarna said India was not the target of federal law and should not become collateral damage of it.

22 Jul 2018 10:23 AM

US Defence Secretary Mattis slams Putin for trying to 'shatter' NATO

Mattis's remarks came soon after President Trump repeated his assertion that Russia should be invited back into the G7 group of nations.

16 Jun 2018 11:53 AM


China govt hackers steal massive cache of US Navy data: report

A Washington Post report says some 614 gigabytes of material were taken in the breaches that occurred in January and February.

09 Jun 2018 9:31 AM

PM Modi meets US defence secy Jim Mattis in Singapore

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the annual Shangri-La Dialogue that was addressed by the Prime Minister Friday night.

03 Jun 2018 5:01 AM

To boost Indo-US strategic ties, PM Modi meets US Defence Secretary in Singapore

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the annual Shangri-La Dialogue which was addressed by the Prime Minister on Friday night.

02 Jun 2018 10:18 AM

In nod to India, US military renames it's Pacific Command as Indo-Pacific Command

The name change is part of Washington's efforts to counter China's growing influence across the Asia-Pacific domain.

31 May 2018 9:09 AM

India has been open for stronger military ties: US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis

'The two democracies have every reason to work together because we want the same thing, basically,' Mattis said.

10 May 2018 2:48 PM