Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is calling on world leaders to deter Iran from securing the Persian Gulf.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently confirmed the United States has formally pulled out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) with Russia. He made the announcement in a Twitter post early Friday, where he explained that the White House gave the Kremlin six months to fall back into compliance with the treaty.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said trade talks with China are wrapping up for now, and the U.S. has been “candid” in its approach.
President Trump wants the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan reduced by next year’s election. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the tentative timeline Monday at an event in Washington, D.C.
Recently leaked documents are raising new concerns surrounding Chinese tech giant Huawei. On Monday, leaked internal documents obtained by the Washington Post revealed Huawei worked with a Chinese-state owned tech firm for at least eight years on a variety of projects centered in North Korea.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently praised Mexico over its efforts to combat the Central American migrant crisis. Sunday’s meeting marked the halfway point for a the 90 day agreement signed last month for Mexico to slow the flow of illegal migration towards the U.S. southern border.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to provide a deadline to revoke the remaining waivers for Iran’s trading partners.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Iran has shown no indication they are willing cooperate with the United States. Speaking at a press conference with the Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno Saturday, Pompeo said the U.S. will not begin talks until Tehran starts acting like a ‘normal nation’ and drops the ‘malign behavior’.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered the key note speech at the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.