U.S. Central Command Commander Gen. James Mattis has met the Pakistans military leadership and discussed matters of regional security. Gen. Mattis who is visiting Pakistan, met Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Khalid Wyne and Chief of the Army Staff, Gen. Ashfaq Kayani. They discussed the security assistance mission of the Office of the Defense Representative to Pakistan and exchanged views on regional security issues, including the coalition effort in Afghanistan. General Mattis and General Kayani reaffirmed their commitment to work closely together on common challenges. Gen. Mattis also met with the new Charge dAffairs, Richard Hoagland, and Embassy staff. This is Gen Mattis third visit to Pakistan in his eight months as CENTCOM commande