Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis embarks on Sunday, Jun 24 on his seventh outing to a Indo-Pacific region.
Secretary Mattis will start his outing in Alaska where he will revisit Fort Greely and Eielson Air Force Base.
From Jun 26-28 Secretary Mattis will revisit China where he will accommodate with several comparison officials to sell vital perspectives and plead areas of mutual concern. This will be a initial revisit of a Secretary of Defense to China given 2014.
He afterwards travels to Seoul, South Korea to revisit with a Korean Minister of National Defense Song Young-moo.
Secretary Mattis concludes his outing Jun 29 in Tokyo where he will accommodate with Japan’s Minister of Defense Itsunori Onodera.