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Immediate Release

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis in Singapore for Shangri-La Dialogue

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis arrived in Singapore today, where he will provide remarks at the Shangri-La Dialogue.
During the visit, he will meet with regional allies and counterparts to discuss common security issues.
The Shangri-La Dialogue is an Asia-focused defense summit, convening ministers and delegates from over 50 countries to discuss security challenges and opportunities.‎