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U.N. Security Council Rebuffs Pompeo on Iran Arms Ban

U.N. Security Council Rebuffs Pompeo on Iran Arms Ban

U.N. Security Council Rebuffs Pompeo on Iran Arms Ban U.N. Security Council Rebuffs Pompeo on Iran Arms Ban Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Tuesday for an arms embargo on Iran to be extended indefinitely, but his appeal fell flat at the United Nations Security Council, where Russia and China rejected it outright and close allies of the United …

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US curbs visas for Chinese officials over Hong Kong freedoms, Pompeo confirms

US curbs visas for Chinese officials over Hong Kong freedoms, Pompeo confirms

US curbs visas for Chinese officials over Hong Kong freedoms, Pompeo confirms US curbs visas for Chinese officials over Hong Kong freedoms, Pompeo confirms US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday that Washington was imposing visa restrictions on Chinese officials responsible for restricting freedoms in Hong Kong, but he did not name any of those targeted. The move …

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Pompeo once called Trump ‘full of s***’, former aide John Bolton claims in new book

Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s***', former aide John Bolton claims in new book

Pompeo once called Trump ‘full of s***’, former aide John Bolton claims in new book Pompeo once called Trump ‘full of s***’, former aide John Bolton claims in new book The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Former national security adviser John Bolton claims in his forthcoming book …

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Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General

Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General

Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General Pompeo Aide Who Pushed Saudi Arms Sale Said to Have Pressured Inspector General WASHINGTON — A senior State Department official who helped Secretary of State Mike Pompeo bypass a congressional freeze on arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates pushed the agency’s inspector general …

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Congress Calls State Dept. Officials for Interviews in Expanded Pompeo Inquiry

Congress Calls State Dept. Officials for Interviews in Expanded Pompeo Inquiry

Congress Calls State Dept. Officials for Interviews in Expanded Pompeo Inquiry Congress Calls State Dept. Officials for Interviews in Expanded Pompeo Inquiry WASHINGTON — Democratic leaders in Congress announced on Friday that three committees were calling top State Department officials to be formally interviewed in an expanding investigation into Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his role in the sudden …

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Pompeo Says Hong Kong No Longer Has Autonomy Under China

Pompeo Says Hong Kong No Longer Has Autonomy Under China

Pompeo Says Hong Kong No Longer Has Autonomy Under China Pompeo Says Hong Kong No Longer Has Autonomy Under China WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday that the State Department no longer considered Hong Kong to have significant autonomy under Chinese rule, a move that indicated that the Trump administration was likely to end some or …

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Democrats launch inquiry into Trump firing of watchdog who was investigating Pompeo

Democrats launch inquiry into Trump firing of watchdog who was investigating Pompeo

Democrats launch inquiry into Trump firing of watchdog who was investigating Pompeo Democrats launch inquiry into Trump firing of watchdog who was investigating Pompeo Senator Bob Menendez of New Jersey and Representative Eliot Engel have launched an investigation into President Donald Trump‘s firing of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick. The announcement of the investigation was tweeted by Mr Menendez on Saturday afternoon …

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Pompeo in Israel for Meetings on Annexation, Virus, Iran and China

Pompeo in Israel for Meetings on Annexation, Virus, Iran and China

Pompeo in Israel for Meetings on Annexation, Virus, Iran and China Pompeo in Israel for Meetings on Annexation, Virus, Iran and China JERUSALEM — With Israel preparing to annex territory in the occupied West Bank and a flurry of clashes claiming the lives of an Israeli soldier and a Palestinian teenager, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Jerusalem on Wednesday …

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Democrats call for Trump administration to share intelligence over Pompeo claim coronavirus came from lab

Democrats call for Trump administration to share intelligence over Pompeo claim coronavirus came from lab

Democrats call for Trump administration to share intelligence over Pompeo claim coronavirus came from lab Democrats call for Trump administration to share intelligence over Pompeo claim coronavirus came from lab Senior Democrats have called on the Trump administration to share its intelligence on the origin of Covid-19, following Mike Pompeo‘s attempts to push a theory that the virus came from a …

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Pompeo Ties Coronavirus to China Lab, Despite Spy Agencies’ Uncertainty

Pompeo Ties Coronavirus to China Lab, Despite Spy Agencies’ Uncertainty

Pompeo Ties Coronavirus to China Lab, Despite Spy Agencies’ Uncertainty Pompeo Ties Coronavirus to China Lab, Despite Spy Agencies’ Uncertainty WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday backed President Trump’s assertion that the coronavirus originated in a research laboratory in Wuhan, China, though the nation’s intelligence agencies say they have reached no conclusion on the issue. Speaking on …

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