Feb. 22, 2018
Officials Highlight German-American Partnership at Security Conference
The U.S.-Germany partnership is the backbone of the transatlantic alliance and the Munich Security Conference, the chairman of the conference said to a group focused on enhancing the nations' security partnership.
Feb. 21, 2018
Stoltenberg Discusses NATO Transatlantic Link at Munich Conference
NATO is adapting for continued success against new threats and challenges while maintaining the transatlantic partnership, the NATO secretary general said.
Feb. 18, 2018
Mattis ‘Heartened’ by NATO Nations’ Increased Defense Budgets
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis reaffirmed the U.S. commitment to NATO at the conclusion of his European trip, adding he was heartened to see other nations' defense portfolios being raised as these global democracies work together.
Mattis Meets in Munich With Georgian Leaders
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis discussed U.S.-Georgia relations and security matters with the Georgian prime minister and defense minister while attending the Munich Security Conference, chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White said.
Feb. 17, 2018
Mattis Meets With Bulgarian Defense Minister in Brussels
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with Bulgarian Minister of Defense Krasimir Karakachanov during the NATO Defense Ministerial to reaffirm the important U.S.-Bulgaria defense relationship, chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White said.
Feb. 16, 2018
Mattis, Turkish Defense Minister Discuss Complex Syria Environment
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and the Turkish defense minister discussed the complex security environment in Syria and the danger a resurgent Islamic State of Iraq and Syria could pose to NATO allies, during a meeting in Brussels.
Feb. 15, 2018
Mattis: NATO on ‘Right Trajectory’ to Protect Nations, Values
NATO defense ministers agreed to continue projecting stability beyond their nation's borders and to build capabilities within the alliance, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said while attending meetings in Brussels.
Feb. 14, 2018
Mattis, Polish Counterpart Reaffirm Defense Relationship
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Polish Defense Minister Mariusz Blaszczak discussed bilateral efforts to deter regional aggression and reaffirmed the U.S.-Poland defense relationship during a meeting in Brussels.
NATO Defense Ministers Approve New Alliance Commands
NATO defense ministers approved plans to modernize NATO with two new alliance commands, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in Brussels where Defense Secretary James N. Mattis is participating in the two-day conference.
Feb. 13, 2018
Mattis Hails Strong Collaboration in Defeat-ISIS Coalition
The coalition to defeat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria continues to grow while remaining resolute in its focus to the mission, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said following a defeat-ISIS meeting in Rome.
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