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Defense Secretary Mattis Arrives in Kabul on Surprise Visit

The United States Defense Secretary James Mattis arrived in Kabul Tuesday morning in a surprise visit that the Resolute Support spokesman called a regular trip with no special agenda.   “He comes to Afghanistan more than a couple of times a year so it’s a regularly scheduled visit,” Tom Gresback, the NATO spokesman in Kabul, said.   Mattis comes to Afghanistan at a time when pressure has mounted on the Afghan Taliban to come to the negotiation table. Afghan President Ashraf...

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