Mattis heads to Bahrain, Czech Republic

WASHINGTON, US Secretary of Defense James Mattis will head to Bahrain on Thursday to participate in the Manama Dialogue, the Pentagon announced.

The Pentagon said in a statement that Mattis would address the conference in Manama and meet with “key leaders on a broad range of security issues.” It added that the Pentagon chief would also visit the Czech Republic, where he will meet Czech Prime Minister Andres Babis and attend the Czech centennial celebration.

Source: Kuwait News Agency