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# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Biden says it's an 'embarassment' that Trump hasn't conceded yet
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Biden says it's an 'embarassment' that Trump hasn't conceded yet

Nov 10th 2020, 9:18 PM 54,282 Views 65 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, meanwhile, has claimed that there will be a “smooth transition” to a second Trump administration.

# mike-pompeo - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Iran says US faces 'maximum isolation' as world powers dismiss sanctions
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Iran says US faces 'maximum isolation' as world powers dismiss sanctions

Updated Sep 20th 2020, 3:20 PM 42,389 Views 69 Comments

Security council members say Washington lost the legal ability to invoke the measure after the US withdrew from a 2015 nuclear deal.

# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Explainer: TikTok is on the block but why has Donald Trump given Microsoft 45 days to make a bid?
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Explainer: TikTok is on the block but why has Donald Trump given Microsoft 45 days to make a bid?

Aug 4th 2020, 4:03 PM 18,537 Views 13 Comments

A September deadline looms for the blockbuster acquisition.

# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

US says Beijing's pursuit of offshore resources in South China Sea are illegal
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US says Beijing's pursuit of offshore resources in South China Sea are illegal

Jul 14th 2020, 8:56 AM 12,637 Views 36 Comments

Beijing claims most of the South China Sea through a vague delineation based on maps from the 1940s.

# mike-pompeo - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Trump sacks State Department inspector general who recently began investigating Mike Pompeo
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Trump sacks State Department inspector general who recently began investigating Mike Pompeo

May 16th 2020, 7:37 AM 59,036 Views 103 Comments

No reason was given for the dismissal of Steve Linick from his job.

# mike-pompeo - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Trump's Secretary of State claims there's 'enormous evidence' that coronavirus originated in Wuhan lab
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Trump's Secretary of State claims there's 'enormous evidence' that coronavirus originated in Wuhan lab

May 3rd 2020, 4:18 PM 66,312 Views 110 Comments

Mike Pompeo told ABC that China must be held “accountable” for the global pandemic.

# mike-pompeo - Thursday 23 January, 2020

US turns down extradition request for woman charged with causing Harry Dunn's death
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US turns down extradition request for woman charged with causing Harry Dunn's death

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:53 PM 28,420 Views 26 Comments

The 19-year-old was killed when his motorbike collided with Anne Sacoolas’ vehicle in England last August.

# mike-pompeo - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Mike Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip after attack on US embassy in Iraq
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Mike Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip after attack on US embassy in Iraq

Jan 2nd 2020, 3:58 PM 6,911 Views 12 Comments

A mob of pro-Iran demonstrators stormed the US embassy in Baghdad yesterday.

# mike-pompeo - Monday 30 December, 2019

Pompeo to travel to Ukraine later this week ahead of Trump's impeachment trial
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Pompeo to travel to Ukraine later this week ahead of Trump's impeachment trial

Dec 30th 2019, 10:38 PM 10,845 Views 18 Comments

The trip will make Pompeo the most senior US official to visit Kiev since the scandal erupted.

# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Coveney condemns 'illegal' Israeli settlements in wake of US policy u-turn
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Coveney condemns 'illegal' Israeli settlements in wake of US policy u-turn

Nov 19th 2019, 7:48 AM 11,933 Views 82 Comments

This comes after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington no longer considers them to be illegal.

# mike-pompeo - Monday 18 November, 2019

US will no longer consider Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territories illegal
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US will no longer consider Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territories illegal

Nov 18th 2019, 8:43 PM 19,627 Views 64 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the change in position today.

# mike-pompeo - Friday 8 November, 2019

US and EU warn of 'danger of Russia and China' on Berlin Wall anniversary
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US and EU warn of 'danger of Russia and China' on Berlin Wall anniversary

Nov 8th 2019, 10:55 PM 15,690 Views 38 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the West “can never take … things for granted”.

# mike-pompeo - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Trump’s envoy to Ukraine resigns as impeachment gathers pace
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Trump’s envoy to Ukraine resigns as impeachment gathers pace

Sep 28th 2019, 7:31 AM 22,303 Views 43 Comments

The move came as House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of Donald Trump.

# mike-pompeo - Friday 27 September, 2019

Mike Pompeo subpoenaed to hand over Ukraine-Trump files in impeachment probe
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Mike Pompeo subpoenaed to hand over Ukraine-Trump files in impeachment probe

Sep 27th 2019, 10:59 PM 13,779 Views 60 Comments

The heads of three House committees gave Pompeo one week to produce the documents.

# mike-pompeo - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

US says 'Iranian attack' on Saudi oil facilities was 'act of war'
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US says 'Iranian attack' on Saudi oil facilities was 'act of war'

Sep 18th 2019, 6:14 PM 11,849 Views 60 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made the comments when arriving in the Saudi city of Jeddah.

# mike-pompeo - Sunday 15 September, 2019

'Maximum lying': Iran hits back after US pins blame over Saudi oil attacks
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'Maximum lying': Iran hits back after US pins blame over Saudi oil attacks

Sep 15th 2019, 11:15 AM 13,525 Views 47 Comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the US will work to ensure “Iran is held accountable for its aggression”.

# mike-pompeo - Thursday 8 August, 2019

US to seek free-trade agreement with UK 'at the earliest possible time' after it leaves EU
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US to seek free-trade agreement with UK 'at the earliest possible time' after it leaves EU

Aug 8th 2019, 8:43 AM 20,503 Views 90 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday met with UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab.

# mike-pompeo - Friday 2 August, 2019

US blames Russia over ending of a major Cold War-era nuclear arms deal
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US blames Russia over ending of a major Cold War-era nuclear arms deal

Aug 2nd 2019, 1:46 PM 9,967 Views 26 Comments

This comes after Washington launched the process to pull out of the INF treaty this year.

Several bombs explode in Bangkok as Mike Pompeo visits
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Several bombs explode in Bangkok as Mike Pompeo visits

Aug 2nd 2019, 8:02 AM 13,017 Views 9 Comments

The blasts appeared to be symbolic attacks aimed at embarrassing the Thai government during a major summit.

# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Simon Coveney is travelling to the US today - this is what he'll be up to
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Simon Coveney is travelling to the US today - this is what he'll be up to

Feb 5th 2019, 5:04 PM 11,888 Views 21 Comments

He’ll be meeting with Mike Pompeo, along with launching a new government strategy for the US and Canada.

# mike-pompeo - Friday 19 October, 2018

Saudi Arabia admits missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in 'fistfight' in Turkish consulate
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Saudi Arabia admits missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in 'fistfight' in Turkish consulate

Oct 19th 2018, 11:57 PM 33,736 Views 62 Comments

Pro-government Turkish media have repeatedly claimed that Khashoggi was tortured and decapitated by a Saudi hit squad.

# mike-pompeo - Thursday 18 October, 2018

US gives Saudi Arabia 'a few more days' in journalist probe as Treasury Secretary withdraws from summit
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US gives Saudi Arabia 'a few more days' in journalist probe as Treasury Secretary withdraws from summit

Oct 18th 2018, 5:00 PM 10,216 Views 34 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo briefed Donald Trump after returning from the Middle East to investigate Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance.

# mike-pompeo - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Pompeo hails 'productive' talks with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang
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Pompeo hails 'productive' talks with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang

Oct 7th 2018, 2:12 PM 6,263 Views 5 Comments

The top US diplomat met with Kim for around two hours this morning in the North’s capital.

# mike-pompeo - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Denuclearisation: US ready to begin negotiating with North Korea 'immediately'
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Denuclearisation: US ready to begin negotiating with North Korea 'immediately'

Sep 19th 2018, 10:30 PM 6,956 Views 15 Comments

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has invited his North Korean counterpart to meet in New York next week.

# mike-pompeo - Saturday 4 August, 2018

North Korea criticises US for acting with 'alarming' impatience on denuclearisation issue
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North Korea criticises US for acting with 'alarming' impatience on denuclearisation issue

Updated Aug 4th 2018, 12:00 PM 11,674 Views 58 Comments

A UN report has said that North Korea has resorted to a “massive increase” of illegal ship-to-ship transfers of oil products at sea to evade sanctions.

# mike-pompeo - Monday 23 July, 2018

'You will suffer the consequences': Donald Trump warns Iran over threatening US
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'You will suffer the consequences': Donald Trump warns Iran over threatening US

Jul 23rd 2018, 7:41 AM 26,715 Views 177 Comments

The US President was responding to comments by Hassan Rouhani, who suggested that the two countries could be on a path to war.

# mike-pompeo - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Nuclear talks: US says they were productive, North Korea reckons American attitude was 'extremely regrettable'
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Nuclear talks: US says they were productive, North Korea reckons American attitude was 'extremely regrettable'

Jul 7th 2018, 3:26 PM 19,114 Views 45 Comments

The two powers appear to have quite different takes on how well the two-day-long denuclearisation talks have progressed.

# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Trump sends Pompeo back to North Korea to flesh out nuclear disarmament promise
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Trump sends Pompeo back to North Korea to flesh out nuclear disarmament promise

Jul 3rd 2018, 7:05 AM 6,600 Views 33 Comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will also hold talks on the crisis with Japan and South Korea.

# mike-pompeo - Thursday 14 June, 2018

'Kim Jong Un understands': US sets out terms for North Korea to give up nuclear arsenal
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'Kim Jong Un understands': US sets out terms for North Korea to give up nuclear arsenal

Jun 14th 2018, 6:54 AM 7,419 Views 32 Comments

US President Donald Trump has proudly declared that there is no longer a nuclear threat from North Korea.

# mike-pompeo - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

US diplomat suffers brain injury after hearing 'abnormal' sound while working in China
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US diplomat suffers brain injury after hearing 'abnormal' sound while working in China

May 23rd 2018, 5:06 PM 31,804 Views 22 Comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the injuries are similar to those suffered by a diplomat in Cuba.

# mike-pompeo - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'A good relationship was formed': Trump confirms CIA chief met Kim Jong Un in North Korea
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'A good relationship was formed': Trump confirms CIA chief met Kim Jong Un in North Korea

Apr 18th 2018, 12:31 PM 7,806 Views 29 Comments

The confirmation came after the Washington Post reported that Mike Pompeo made the trip in early April.

CIA chief secretly met Kim Jong-un
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CIA chief secretly met Kim Jong-un

Apr 18th 2018, 7:22 AM 8,400 Views 16 Comments

The US and North Korea are preparing for a meeting between Kim and Donald Trump.

# mike-pompeo - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks
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Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks

Mar 13th 2018, 8:20 PM 42,668 Views 96 Comments

Tillerson did not address reports he only learned of his sacking after Donald Trump tweeted about it.