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Secretary, Romanian Counterpart Meet at Pentagon Video | Transcript | Flickr Album | Special Report

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis
North Korea Sanctions Are Working, Mattis Says Story | Transcript | Special Report

Navy Adm. Mike Rogers, U.S. Cyber Command commander, National Security Agency director and Central Security Service chief, participates in a panel on breaking the cyber barrier at the Air Force Association's Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md., Sept. 18, 2017.
Evolution of Cyber Requires Change as Normal Concept Story | Full Event Video | Special Report

Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Ryan Pynn inspects ordnance in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz in the Arabian Gulf, Sept. 3, 2017. The Nimitz is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. While in this region, the ship and strike group are conducting maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners, preserve freedom of navigation and maintain the free flow of commerce. Navy photo by Seaman Jose Madrigal
Strikes Continue in Effort to Defeat ISIS in Syria, Iraq Story | Special Report

U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancers, U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning IIs and Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-2 fighters fly in formation north of Japan, Sept. 17, 2017. The flight is part of a show of force mission in response to North Korean unsanctioned intercontinental ballistic missile tests. Air Force photo by Capt. Mike Karnes
U.S., Japanese, South Korean Aircraft Conduct Show of Force Flights Story | Special Report

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis conducts a news conference at the Pentagon. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith
Secretary Issues Interim Guidance on Transgender Personnel Service Story | Memorandum

Two F-15E Strike Eagles fire flares over Iraq during a mission in support of Operation Inherent Resolve Sept. 6, 2017. The Strike Eagle is a dual-role fighter designed to perform air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. An array of avionics and electronics systems give the F-15E the capability to fight at low altitude, day or night, and in all weather conditions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Trevor T. McBride)
Air Force Secretary Outlines Forward-Looking Changes, Priorities Story | Special Report
Iraqi Forces Make Strong Start in Offensive to Liberate Tal Afar Video | Special Report

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi in Baghdad, Aug. 22, 2017. DoD photo by Air Force Staff Sgt. Jette Carr
U.S., Coalition 'Steadfast' With Iraq for ISIS Defeat, Secretary Says Story | Full Event Video | Transcript | Flickr | Special Report | Travels

An Air Force E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System aircraft receives fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker during a flight in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, Aug. 3, 2017. The JSTARS is an airborne battle management, command and control, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance platform, with a primary mission to provide theater ground and air commanders with ground surveillance to support attack operations and targeting that contributes to the delay, disruption and destruction of enemy forces. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Battles
Inherent Resolve Strikes Target ISIS in Syria, Iraq Story | Special Report

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis walks with Prince Faisal of Jordan to a bilateral meeting in Amman, Jordan, Aug. 21, 2017. DoD photo by Air Force Staff Sgt. Jette Carr
Mattis, Jordanian Leaders Discuss ISIS Fight, Security Story | Flickr Album | Transcript | Special Report | Travels

President Donald J. Trump delivers remarks about a new strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va., Aug. 21, 2017. DoD photo by Army Sgt. Amber I. Smith
President Unveils New Afghanistan, South Asia Strategy During Address Story | Full Event Video | Speech | Secretary's Statement | Flickr Album
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis talks with Iraqi Defense Minister Arfan al-Hayali during a visit to Baghdad, Aug. 22, 2017. DoD photo by Air Force Staff Sgt. Jette Carr
Mattis Praises Defeat-ISIS Efforts in Meetings With Iraqi Leaders Story | Flickr Album | Special Report | Travels

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