Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis to visit Omaha

Posted at 9:28 AM, Sep 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-13 10:28:31-04

United States Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis will visit Omaha on Thursday as part of a three-day trip. 

While in town, Mattis will meet U.S. Strategic Command leadership and discuss modern strategic deterrence. 

USSTRATCOM is the third leg of Mattis' tour of the nuclear triad. 

Prior to visiting Omaha, Mattis will be at the Minot Air Force Base in North Dakota for the first two legs of the nuclear triad. 

Additionally, he will be in Mexico City the day after he comes to Omaha.