James Mattis urges troops to ‘keep the faith’ through ‘difficult’ times in farewell message
U.S. Defence Secretary James Mattis encouraged his troops to avoid distraction in a farewell message Monday without mentioning his boss, Donald Trump.
Dec 31, 2018
U.S. defence secretary James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis was ‘hugging and kissing’ Canadian troops in Kandahar
"They were a welcome sight."
Feb 6, 2017
A blistering critique from Gen. James Mattis will rattle Donald Trump
Gen. James Mattis has an almost mythical stature in cotemporary American military and political culture, Matthew Fisher says.
Jun 5, 2020
James Mattis clears hurdles to serve as Trump’s secretary of defense
The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly backed a waiver on Thursday that will allow James Mattis to serve as President-elect Donald Trump's secretary of defense, despite having retired as a Marine General in 2013.
Jan 12, 2017
U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis to discuss North Korea nuclear program on 1st official trip
By visiting Japan and South Korea on his first official overseas trip, Defence Secretary James Mattis is seeking to reinforce key alliances after President Donald Trump's campaign-trail.
Feb 1, 2017
James Mattis jokingly calls new national security adviser John Bolton ‘the devil incarnate’
Mattis made the remark in jest upon meeting Bolton for the first time just outside the Pentagon.
Mar 29, 2018
Donald Trump to nominate James Mattis as secretary of defense
President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday he will nominate retired Gen. James Mattis to be his defense secretary.
Dec 2, 2016
Trump hails defence secretary James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis as a ‘man of total action’
President Donald Trump hailed Defence Secretary James Mattis for devoting his life to serving the country, labeling him a man of honour and devotion.
Jan 27, 2017
James Mattis praises Liberals decision to boost defence spending by extra $14B over next 10 years
But while some of the money will start flowing right away, the taps aren't expected to fully open until after the next election in 2019.
Jun 7, 2017
‘He tries to divide us’: What Mattis, Bush and Obama said after Trump’s crackdown
James Mattis, Trump's former defence secretary, joined three ex-presidents in issuing rare statements backing the George Floyd protests.
Jun 4, 2020
Harjit Sajjan has first talk with new US counterpart James Mattis
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis reached out to Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan Monday to lay out the groundwork for their relationship going forward.
Jan 23, 2017
Crash between tractor trailer, minivan in Bathurst leaves 3 dead
New Brunswick RCMP Sgt. Marc Tremblay says the crash along Highway 11 near King Avenue was reported at around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Oct 3, 2019