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U.S. Department of State: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo With Scott Thuman of Sinclair Broadcast Group

WASHINGTON – Jan. 20, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following transcript of an interviews with Secretary Pompeo: QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, thank you for the time. SECRETARY POMPEO: You bet. It’s great to be with you. QUESTION: This week, four Americans were killed in Syria. ISIS has claimed responsibility, yet when … Continue reading U.S. Department of State: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo With Scott Thuman of Sinclair Broadcast Group

U.S. Department of State News: Congratulatory Statement on Madagascar’s Presidential Election

WASHINGTON – Jan. 19, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following statement: The United States commends the Malagasy government and its citizens for the peaceful presidential election, which further strengthens Madagascar’s democracy.  Since Madagascar’s independence in 1960, the United States has supported the development of the country’s democratic processes and institutions.  We … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Congratulatory Statement on Madagascar’s Presidential Election

U.S. Department of State News: Attacks on LGBTI Community in Chechnya

WASHINGTON – Jan. 17, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following statement: We are deeply disturbed by credible reports out of Chechnya about renewed attacks against individuals perceived to be members of the LGBTI community.  Civil society groups report that at least 40 individuals have been illegally detained since December, including … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Attacks on LGBTI Community in Chechnya

U.S. Department of State News: Terrorist Attack in Nairobi, Kenya

WASHINGTON – Jan. 16, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following statement today: The United States condemns in the strongest terms the January 15 terrorist attack at the DusitD2 Hotel Complex in Nairobi, Kenya.  The United States offers our deepest condolences to the families and friends of those killed and a quick … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Terrorist Attack in Nairobi, Kenya

U.S. Department of State News: Joint Statement of the Second United States-Qatar Strategic Dialogue: Forward Together

WASHINGTON – Jan. 13, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) today released the following statement: The governments of the State of Qatar and the United States held the second Strategic Dialogue in Doha, Qatar on January 13, 2019.  U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo co-chaired the opening session with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Joint Statement of the Second United States-Qatar Strategic Dialogue: Forward Together

U.S. Department of State News: Remarks With Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani at a Press Availability

WASHINGTON – Jan. 13, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) today released the following statement: FOREIGN MINISTER AL THANI: (Via interpreter) In the name of God, most gracious, most compassionate, at the outset I would like to thank His Excellency the Secretary of State Mr. Mike Pompeo for visiting Doha, and I would … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Remarks With Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani at a Press Availability

U.S. Department of State News: Remarks at the Opening Ceremony of the U.S.-Qatar Strategic Dialogue

WASHINGTON – Jan. 13, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) today released the following statement: FOREIGN MINISTER AL THANI: (Via interpreter, in progress) that link our two countries in order to reinforce a deep partnership and cooperation in all aspects economic and also military relations, which are the most important pillars of such … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Remarks at the Opening Ceremony of the U.S.-Qatar Strategic Dialogue

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Qatari Amir Sheikh Tamimbin Hamad Al Thani

WASHINGTON – Jan. 13, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following statement: The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo met today with Qatari Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha.  The Secretary thanked the Amir for Qatar’s longtime friendship and strategic partnership with … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Qatari Amir Sheikh Tamimbin Hamad Al Thani