Dec. 29, 2017
Mattis Thanks Kuwaiti Defense Minister for Critical Help, Hosting U.S. Troops
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis called the Kuwaiti defense minister to congratulate him on his new position and expressed appreciation for the longstanding strategic partnership between the United States and Kuwait.
Dec. 5, 2017
U.S.-Kuwaiti Partnership Forged in 1991 Liberation Endures, Mattis Says
The relationship forged between the United States and Kuwait during the war for Kuwait’s liberation in 1991 continues to grow, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters traveling with him.
Mattis Thanks Kuwaiti Emir for Ongoing Support
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis thanked Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah for his country's ongoing support in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and for Kuwait's hospitality in hosting coalition service members.
Dec. 2, 2017
Mattis Trip Continues South Asia Strategy Dialogue
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis’ trip to the Middle East and Central Asia will continue the dialogue about the South Asia strategy President Donald J. Trump announced in August.
Dec. 1, 2017
Mattis Departs for 5-Day Middle East Trip
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis is in Egypt for meetings with the president and defense minister. It's the first stop on a five-day trip to reaffirm the enduring U.S. commitment to partnerships in the Middle East, West Africa and South Asia.
Sept. 8, 2017
Mattis Thanks Kuwaiti Leader for Strategic Partnership
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Sheikh Mohammed Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah discussed security matters of mutual concern during their meeting at the Pentagon.
April 18, 2017
Multinational Troops Wrap Up Eagle Resolve 2017 in Kuwait
U.S. and Gulf Cooperation Council forces stormed Kuwait's Shuwaikh Port in a demonstration of interoperability in the final event of exercise Eagle Resolve 2017.