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Liberman to Mattis: Iran constitutes ‘biggest threat’ to Middle East

While meeting with US Secretary of Defense James Mattis, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman stressed that Iran presents the greatest threat to the Middle...

Mattis says Iran behind troubles in the Middle East, Israel has right to defend...

Speaking to reporters on Sunday, US Defense Secretary James Mattis said Israel has "an absolute right to defend itself" against Iran, which according to...

US Defense Secretary Mattis says N. Korea’s missiles cannot reach US yet

In a press briefing at the Pentagon, Mattis said Pyongyang's latest test is still being examined, but it so far hasn't shown that North...

Mattis warns North Korea: “Any attack on the United States or our allies will...

Amid the rising tensions between Pyongyang and Washington, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis warned Saturday that the nuclear threat from North Korea is accelerating...

Trump dismisses report on him suggesting tenfold nuclear arsenal increase as ‘fake news’

After NBC reported that he suggested that his country’s nuclear arsenal be substantially increased, U.S. President Donald Trump denied the report. Trump then called...

Mattis tells US Army to prepare for military option with N. Korea

US Defense Secretary James Mattis told US Army leaders to “stand ready” for a military option in case the diplomatic efforts with North Korea...

Mattis surprises Iran, explains Trump’s instructions on North Korea

Several days after US President Donald Trump dismissed State Secretary Rex Tillerson’s diplomatic efforts with North Korea, Defense Secretary James Mattis explained his side...

Trump continues to threaten North Korea following nuclear test

Following North Korea’s hydrogen bomb test, US President Donald Trump replied, “we’ll see” after being asked about the possibility of a military operation in...

US, South Korea begin joint military exercise amidst threats

Amid growing tensions with North Korea, the US and South Korea began their annual joint military exercise that will last for 10 days. Mattis...

Tonight: Trump to present Afghanistan strategy

This evening, US President Donald Trump will present his administration’s long-term strategic plan for the war in Afghanistan. Secretary of Defense James Mattis declined...