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July 27, 2018

Mattis, Omani Foreign Minister Discuss Defense Relationship

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi discussed a range of regional security issues as well as ways to strengthen the two countries’ defense relationship during their meeting at the Pentagon.

July 27, 2018

Mattis: U.S. Troop Remains Repatriation ‘Sets a Positive Environment’

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said he’s pleased North Korea has turned over 55 cases of remains of fallen U.S. service members from the Korean War, and looks forward to further negotiations to repatriate the remains of more fallen service members.

March 16, 2018

Mattis Describes Middle East Trip as Successful In Building Unity

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis said collaboration, the spirit of shared understanding and unity highlighted his meetings with leaders in Oman, Afghanistan and Bahrain during his recent Middle East trip.

March 13, 2018

Mattis, Omani Officials Discuss Defense Relationship in Muscat

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis met with his Omani counterpart and other leaders in Oman to discuss regional issues and explore ways to further strengthen the two nations’ defense relationship.

March 11, 2018

Mattis Begins Overseas Trip to Strengthen Partnerships

Cohesion is critical to maintaining stability in the Persian Gulf region, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters aboard an aircraft en route to Oman, the first leg of an overseas trip designed to strengthen partnerships.

Feb. 2, 2018

Omani, U.S. Troops Conduct Combined Arms Maneuver

Omani and U.S. forces conducted a simulated assault in Thumrait, Oman, against dozens of enemy fighters, in the culminating event of Inferno Creek 18, a three-week training exercise.

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