US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is planning to travel to China in the spring in what would be the first visit by a Pentagon chief in four years. Photo: AFP US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is planning to travel to China in the spring in what would be the first visit by a Pentagon chief in four years. Photo: AFP
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is planning to travel to China in the spring in what would be the first visit by a Pentagon chief in four years. Photo: AFP

US defence chief Jim Mattis set to visit China in spring, Pentagon spokeswoman says

Mattis likely to ask Beijing to step up efforts towards achieving a peaceful resolution to the North Korean nuclear issue

Topic |   US-China relations
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is planning to travel to China in the spring in what would be the first visit by a Pentagon chief in four years. Photo: AFP US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is planning to travel to China in the spring in what would be the first visit by a Pentagon chief in four years. Photo: AFP
US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is planning to travel to China in the spring in what would be the first visit by a Pentagon chief in four years. Photo: AFP
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