Mattis says the killing of Jamal Khashoggi undermined Middle Eastern stability.
US Defence Secretary says N Korea will receive relief only after it takes clear and irreversible steps to end its nuclear programme.
US Defense Secretar says the US continue to confront China’s “militarisation”.
NATO defence ministers agree on “train-and-advise” mission in Iraq after a US call for the alliance to help stabilise the country.
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis praises Filipino soldiers for defeating pro-Islamic State militants in a five-month battle in Marawi.
Indonesia has made “urgent” requests for an explanation why the United States barred its military chief from travelling to the US.
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis visits Kabul to support for the government of Ashraf Ghani.