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Pompeo thanks Egypt's FM, EgyptAir for special flights for Americans stranded in Egypt

Thu, 09 Apr 2020 - 02:20 GMT

Pompeo and Shoukry discussed regional issues and emphasized the importance of cooperation during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pompeo says not time for retribution against China over virus

Thu, 09 Apr 2020 - 08:59 GMT

Pompeo said that it is too soon to talk about the consequences for China for what US officials believe is Beijing's slow reporting of the extent of the coronavirus crisis in China.

Iraq, Washington review security relations, future of US forces in country: army spox

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 11:34 GMT

The Iraqi parliament, earlier this month, adopted a resolution obliging the government to end the presence of any foreign forces on Iraqi soil.

Pompeo shifts rationale for Soleimani killing from ‘imminent’ threat to deterrence strategy

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 - 09:27 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that the assassination of Qassem Soleimani was part of a “bigger strategy” to deter Iran and other US rivals, including Russia and China.

Pompeo, Saudi senior official discuss Iran amid regional tensions

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 09:28 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Saudi Deputy Defense Minister Khalid bin Salman Al Saud discussed Iran and regional issues

Pompeo mulls with Abu Dhabi CP, Iraqi leaders latest developments after Soleimani's killing

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 09:31 GMT

Pompeo discussed with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, US President Donald Trump's recent decision on taking decisive defensive action to protect US personnel abroad by killing Soleimani, Spokesperson for State Department Morgan Ortagus.

Pompeo warns Iran over attacks by 'proxies' in Iraq

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 09:41 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned Iran of a "decisive" response if US interests are harmed in Iraq following rocket attacks on bases used by US troops, according to Radio Free Europe.

Pompeo terms his talks with Shoukry as "productive"

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 09:26 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described his talks with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry in Washington on Monday night as "productive".

Pompeo: we will hold Iranian regime accountable of their violent repression of people

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 09:25 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday the United States will hold members of the Iranian regime accountable for their violent repression of the Iranian people.

Pompeo thinks U.S. to unveil Mideast peace plan in coming weeks

Sat, 07 Sep 2019 - 11:32 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday that he thinks the Trump administration will unveil its much-delayed Israeli-Palestinian peace plan in the coming weeks.

Pompeo: Release of Iranian tanker 'very unfortunate'

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 - 08:27 GMT

Pompeo expressed frustration over the "very unfortunate" decision to release an Iranian tanker held off Gibraltar, in an implicit rebuke to ally Britain.

US willing to hold 3-way talks with Japan, S. Korea next week

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 10:17 GMT

A senior US official on Friday expressed willingness to hold a trilateral foreign ministerial meeting with Japan and South Korea

Sisi affirms need for solution that guarantees Palestinian rights

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 10:56 GMT

Sisi asserted Tuesday Egypt’s firm stance on the need to reach a just and comprehensive solution that guarantees the rights of the Palestinian people.

Pompeo: sees joint action with NATO allies next week on Ukraine

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 11:10 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he hoped to announce with NATO allies additional steps to push back on Russia over its aggression in Ukraine.

Pompeo withdrawing all personnel from US Embassy in Venezuela

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 09:43 GMT

All personnel at the US Embassy in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas will be withdrawn this week, Washington Examiner newspaper reported Tuesday.

Pompeo to visit Kuwait next month, says Kuwait's deputy foreign minister

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 - 09:34 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Kuwait next month to hold the third round of strategic dialogue between the two countries.

US-Europe tensions over Iran overshadow Warsaw Mideast summit

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 - 10:08 GMT

Foreign ministers and senior officials from 60 nations gather in the Polish capital Warsaw Wednesday.

Pompeo to cut short Middle East tour to attend funeral

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - 09:36 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will cut short his Middle East tour and head home early to attend a family funeral, an official said on Monday.

Pompeo's Speech in AUC: On allies, enemies and terrorism

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 02:47 GMT

"We will support Cairo in its war against ISIS in Sinai and Arab states, especially Yemen and Libya."

Iraqi PM discusses U.S. withdrawal from Syria with Pompeo

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 10:23 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo assured Iraqi Prime Minister that the U.S. is still committed to fighting Islamic State in Iraq and other areas.

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