SecDef James Mattis Visits Japan

Yokota Air Base, Japan -- Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis is greeted by, from left, U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Christopher J. Mahoney, USFJ deputy commander, Koku-Jieitai Lt. Gen. Hiroaki Maehara, Air Defense Command commander and U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen Jerry P. Martinez, U.S. Forces-Japan commander after landing at Yokota Air Base, Japan, June 28, 2018. Mattis is here to visit senior Japanese government leaders to reaffirm the importance of the U.S. - Japan Alliance and to discuss cooperation on a variety of regional security issues. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Juan Torres)