07 Apr '15, 1pm

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SECRETARY OF DEFENSE ASHTON CARTER: Well, thanks, I'll be brief on the Asia front because I took the time to really lay things out in the speech. I think it's important to do that for the reasons I said, namely the importance of this region. Even though it isn't in the headlines every day, it is of fundamental security importance to the United States. We have a lot going on out here, so it's important on this first trip, the first of which I'm sure of many, to two of our old and important allies, both of whose heads of state will be coming to Washington shortly. There's lots of business to do to prepare for that. I'm happy to answer any questions you have about that. Meanwhile, of course, other things are going on everywhere around the world. I'd be happy to answer questions about that as well. I'll just mention that not long ago I spoke to the Saudi minister of defense, j...

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