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Secretary Mattis travels to Belgium, Croatia and Norway

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UNITED STATES - Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis embarks on a trip that includes stops in Belgium, Croatia and Norway, Tuesday, July 10.

In Brussels, Secretary Mattis will join President Trump and Secretary of State Pompeo at the NATO summit to reinforce U.S. priorities, including equitable burden sharing, NATO’s role in combating terrorism and strengthening the alliance’s security capabilities.

The secretary then meets with defense ministers of the U.S.-Adriatic Charter in Zagreb, Croatia, to reinforce U.S. support to southeast Europe.

The secretary’s final stop is Oslo, Norway, where he will meet with Norwegian Minister of Defense Frank Bakke-Jensen and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide.

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