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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | Pompeo says US diplomats’ morale ‘good’ despite shutdown

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates—Jan 12, 2019— American diplomats are upbeat despite the government shutdown that has left many of them working without pay, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday. “Morale is good,” Pompeo told reporters in Abu Dhabi, one of the stops on his nine-nation tour of Middle East, as the shutdown … Continue reading ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates | Pompeo says US diplomats’ morale ‘good’ despite shutdown

MUMBAI, India | India marks 10 years since Mumbai attacks; US offers reward

MUMBAI, India— As Mumbai marked the 10th anniversary of attacks that killed 166 in India’s financial capital on Monday, the United States made a new reward offer for information on the 2008 siege. The Pakistani gunmen who waged the attack were killed or captured. But U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday that those … Continue reading MUMBAI, India | India marks 10 years since Mumbai attacks; US offers reward

WARSAW, Poland | Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland

WARSAW, Poland — A newly declassified secret of the CIA’s is the handiwork of experts in Poland: custom-made plates, bowls and other pieces of tableware painted with the U.S. intelligence agency’s official seal. Helena Smolenska, the head of the craft-maker cooperative in the town of Boleslawiec that produced the ceramic set, said workers met the … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Secretly handmade for CIA: Pottery from Poland