King meets US secretary of defence

4 December 2018


Washington, DC — His Majesty King Abdullah on Tuesday met with US Secretary of Defence James Mattis to discuss bilateral ties and ways to develop military cooperation.


Discussions covered the importance of maintaining coordination and consultation between Jordan and the United States on issues of mutual concern, with the aim of ensuring regional security and stability.


Efforts to reach political solutions to a number of regional issues and crises were also discussed, as well as efforts to fight terrorism within a holistic approach.