Mike Pompeo

United States | Interview With Norah O’Donnell of CBS News

United States – QUESTION: Good morning, Gayle, and Secretary Pompeo, thank you so much for joining us live on CBS This Morning. I know you have a very busy day. SECRETARY POMPEO: It’s great to be with you, Norah. QUESTION: Lots to talk about. Let’s start first with North Korea. President Trump and the South … Continue reading United States | Interview With Norah O’Donnell of CBS News

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Mike Pompeo Interview With Chuck Todd of NBC

WASHINGTON – The following transcript was released today from the U.S. Department of State outlining an interview with Secretary Mike Pompeo: QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, welcome back to Meet the Press. SECRETARY POMPEO: Chuck, it’s great to be with you.  It’s great to host you here. QUESTION: Yes, it’s very nice to be here. Let me … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Mike Pompeo Interview With Chuck Todd of NBC

US Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Chilean Foreign Minister Ampuero

WASHINGTON – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke by phone yesterday with Chilean Foreign Minister Roberto Ampuero.  They discussed President Sebastian Piñera’s upcoming visit to the White House on September 28, which will strengthen the long-standing partnership between the United States and Chile.  They also discussed Chile’s hosting … Continue reading US Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Chilean Foreign Minister Ampuero

ISLAMABAD | US’s Pompeo arrives in Pakistan hoping to ‘reset’ relations

ISLAMABAD — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Pakistan on Wednesday at a time when relations between the two countries have sunk to a new low. The United States last weekend canceled a $300 million Coalition Support Fund payment to Pakistan and on board the plane to Pakistan, Pompeo announced his appointment of … Continue reading ISLAMABAD | US’s Pompeo arrives in Pakistan hoping to ‘reset’ relations

BEIJING | US lawmakers call for China sanctions over Muslim camps

BEIJING— A group of U.S. lawmakers has urged President Donald Trump’s administration to impose sanctions including asset freezes and visa bans on Chinese officials and companies allegedly tied to a stifling security crackdown and the mass internment of ethnic minority Muslims in camps in a far western region. The lawmakers sent a letter to Secretary … Continue reading BEIJING | US lawmakers call for China sanctions over Muslim camps

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Iran asks UN’s highest court to suspend US sanctions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands  — Iran warned Monday that re-imposed U.S. sanctions would cripple its economy and plunge the volatile Middle East deeper into crisis as it urged the United Nations’ highest court to suspend the Trump administration’s economic pressure on Tehran. In a written statement about the case at the International Court of Justice, U.S. … Continue reading THE HAGUE, Netherlands | Iran asks UN’s highest court to suspend US sanctions

SINGAPORE | The Latest: North Korea’s foreign minister shoots back at US

SINGAPORE — The Latest on U.S. warnings on violating sanctions on North Korea (all times local): 6 p.m. The North Korean foreign minister has shot back at the U.S. over its warning to other countries against violating international sanctions on North Korea, saying recent moves by the U.S. are “alarming.” Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho … Continue reading SINGAPORE | The Latest: North Korea’s foreign minister shoots back at US

SINGAPORE | Pompeo: ‘ways to go’ before NKorea meets denuke vow

SINGAPORE — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says North Korea is far from living up to its pledge to denuclearize and remains in violation of numerous U.N. Security Council resolutions. Speaking Friday before he attends an Asian security forum with North Korea’s foreign minister, Pompeo told reporters in Singapore there was “still a ways … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Pompeo: ‘ways to go’ before NKorea meets denuke vow