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Secretary of State Pompeo defends Saudi arms sales after watchdog report
"We got a really good outcome. We prevented the loss of lives."
Pompeo speaks directly with Taliban days after reports Russia paid them bounties to kill US troops in Afghanistan
The head of the Taliban's political office in Doha and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a video conference to discuss the Afghan peace process
The US will use ‘every tool’ to secure the release of any Americans held in Venezuela, Pompeo says
The U.S. government will use “every tool” available to secure the return of Americans if they are being held in Venezuela, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed on Wednesday,...
Taliban accuses US of delaying Afghanistan peace process
"Mr. Pompeo should not shift the blame. Our stance is principled and united, and our policy is not shaky like the opposite side."
House committee threatens subpoena of Pompeo over Iran policy
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. House of Representatives committee renewed a threat on Friday to subpoena Secretary of State Mike … Continued
US to Iraq: No, we won’t be withdrawing our troops anytime soon
Washington rebuffed an Iraqi request on Friday to prepare to pull out its troops, amid heightened U.S.-Iranian tensions following the U.S. killing of an Iranian commander in Baghdad
House committees subpoena Pompeo for Ukraine documents
Three Democratic-led House of Representatives Committees issued subpoenas on Friday for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, seeking to compel him to hand over documents concerning contact with the Ukrainian government
The US is withholding $160 million so the Afghan government doesn’t steal it
Pompeo said in a statement the United States would complete the infrastructure project, but would do so using an "'off-budget' mechanism", faulting Afghanistan for an "inability to transparently manage U.S....
The Trump administration claims these satellite photos prove Iran was behind the drone attack on a Saudi oil field
Trump administration officials have claimed that intelligence assessments indicate that Iran was likely responsible for Saturday's attack on two major oil fields in Saudi Arabia that put global markets in...
The US is close to a deal with the Taliban, but Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly won’t sign it
The fragile peace negotiations between the United States and Afghan governments and the Taliban may have hit a snag: The U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has reportedly refused to...
North Korea stands up Trump administration once again
"Unfortunately, the North Koreans missed this opportunity."
Pompeo: US has done all it can to de-escalate tensions with Iran
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in an interview with local media in India on Wednesday that the United States had done everything it could to de-escalate tensions with Iran
‘We are there to deter aggression’ — Pompeo addressed CENTCOM on Iran mere moments before Shanahan announced his departure
Minutes before the Acting Secretary of Defense withdrew Tuesday from his confirmation process, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke at MacDill Air Force Base about the need to coordinate...
As the US sends 1,000 more troops to Middle East, the Pentagon is a rudderless ship caught in a storm
Defense officials have been unable to directly link Iran to attacks on merchant ships in the Gulf of Oman.
Owner of tanker attacked in Gulf of Oman blames ‘flying objects,’ contradicting US claims that Iran planted mines
Yutaka Katada, the owner of one of the two oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman, said the crew of the Kokuka Courageous saw "flying objects" just before the...
Lawmakers are taking another stab at repealing the post-9/11 AUMF amid tensions with Iran
Lawmakers are mounting yet another effort to repeal the post-9/11 legislation that could be used as a potential legal justification for a military conflict with Iran
No signs of an imminent US invasion of Venezuela as Maduro stays in power, for now
At the moment, it does not appear that the Pentagon is prepared to go full Leroy Jenkins and deploy the 82nd Airborne Division over downtown Caracas.
The Trump administration is taking steps to squeeze Iran out of the oil market
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to make an announcement on Monday detailing the decision.
Kim Jong-un reportedly told Pompeo he did not want his kids to live with the burden of nuclear weapons
Kim made the rare personal comments to Mike Pompeo during a visit to the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, in April last year to lay the groundwork for the historic first...
Syria withdrawal not ‘the end of America’s fight’ against ISIS, Pompeo reassures allies
Pompeo — addressing foreign ministers and other senior officials from 79 countries that have worked alongside the United States in fighting the militant group in Syria and Iraq — said...
No One Saw It Coming: How Russia Went to War Against China in 2020
Tom note: Here is the fifth entry in our 10 Long March posts for 2018, the 6th most-read item of … Continued
General McChrystal Told Pompeo To ‘Muddle Along’ In Afghanistan, Leaked Audio Reveals
Stanley McChrystal, the former commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan, recently told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that he did … Continued
Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Is Reportedly Bringing A ‘Rocket Man’ CD To North Korea For Kim Jong Un
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is bringing along a letter from President Donald Trump and a compact disc with … Continued
Mike Pompeo Reportedly Joked About Killing Kim Jong Un To His Face
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reportedly shared a mutual laugh with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on their first … Continued
Trump’s Pick For Secretary Of State Reportedly Set Up ‘Kill Teams’ Of Commandos At The CIA
As director of the CIA, Mike Pompeo reportedly set up small teams of commandos to kill suspected terrorists, according to a … Continued