In Japan, US defense chief reaffirms commitment to security treaty - Reuters

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis (L) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) shake hands at the prime minister's office in Tokyo, Japan February 3, 2017. REUTERS/Eugene Hoshiko/Pool. 1/4. left. right. U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis (L) and ...

North Korea faces an 'overwhelming' response if it uses nuclear weapons, US defence secretary warns - Vancouver Sun

U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis on Friday reassured two key U.S. treaty allies, South Korea and Japan, that President Donald Trump, who has raised doubts about the value of such partnerships, is fully committed to defending them. “I want there to be ...

Mattis warns North Korea US will retaliate if it attacks - Politico

Defense Secretary James Mattis said Friday that North Korea would face an “effective and overwhelming” retaliation if it were to use nuclear weapons on the U.S. or any of its allies, according to an Associated Press report. Mattis made the remark in ...

New American defence chief Jim 'Mad Dog' Mattis warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' retaliation strikes if Kim dares ... - The Sun

THE new US Defence Secretary warned crackpot Kim Jong-Un he faces an “overwhelming” response if North Korea uses nuclear weapons. Jim 'Mad Dog' Mattis sent a no-holds-barred threat to the dictator on a visit to neighbouring South Korea. US Defence ...

Russia warns of 'action' if THAAD is deployed - The Korea Herald

Moscow will take steps to protect its national security if US missile defense assets are deployed here as planned, the Russian ambassador to South Korea said Friday, warning it will bring a “dangerous impact” to the peninsula and the region. Alexander ...