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Xi warns Mattis China won't surrender 'one inch' of territory

Jun 28, 2018

Xi warns Mattis China won't surrender 'one inch' of territory

President Xi Jinping told U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis he wouldn't give up any territory that China considered its own, an unusually blunt warning as security disputes simmer below a fight over trade. Xi made his remarks while meeting Mattis on Wednesday in Beijing, the ...

Pentagon chief Mattis reduced to carrying out orders he dislikes

/ Jun 27, 2018

Pentagon chief Mattis reduced to carrying out orders he dislikes

From housing undocumented migrants, to scrapping joint exercises with South Korea or setting up a new Space Force — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, one-time favorite of Donald Trump, now finds himself reduced to carrying out presidential orders despite his disapproval. US media say that ...