The surprise visit is Mattis’ fourth time in the country since becoming defense secretary, and it’s part of a larger trip including stops in San Diego and India.
U.S. Army General Scott Miller assumed command of NATO forces in Afghanistan on Sunday, arriving as Washington faces growing questions over its strategy to force the Taliban into talks to end the grinding conflict.
Speaking with reporters this week, Mattis said he was hopeful about peace talks with the Taliban.
Less than 24 hours after the blaze broke out Wednesday in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest, the Delta fire had grown to more than 15,000 acres. By Thursday evening, it had scorched 22,000 acres and was 0% contained.
During the encounter, the officer was in full uniform and “fired her weapon striking the victim,” police said.
Botham Shem Jean was taken to the hospital and died.
The son immediately called the police, FOX 43 of York, Pa., reported.
When officers arrived, Deborah Ann Stephens of York Springs told them she killed her husband the night before. Now she’s facing a homicide charge, the station reported.
Robert Charley’s duties will be divided between existing city departments, like the fiscal office and police department.
The ticket was sold at Jeet’s Sunoco located on Perrysville Road.
The winning ticket matched four of the five white balls (06-15-50-59-60) and the red Powerball (13) from Wednesday’s drawing for a prize of $100,000.