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The United States Reassures Its Asian Allies

Feb 3, 2017 | 09:04 GMT
The United States Reassures Its Asian Allies
A crowd welcomes U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis to Seoul on Feb. 2. Mattis' visit to South Korea, the first stop on a four-day tour that also took him to Japan, marked his first overseas trip as secretary of defense.
(JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

Two weeks after taking office, U.S. President Donald Trump has begun establishing his administration's foreign policy priorities. U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrived in Tokyo on Feb. 3 for the second leg of his first overseas trip, a four-day visit to South Korea and Japan. While in Japan, Mattis...

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