Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveled to Boa Vista, Brazil this week to hold bilateral talks. On Friday, he held a conference at a Venezuelan migrant camp in the northeastern region of the country.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Guyana officially joined the Growth in the Americas initiative following a signing ceremony with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Pompeo met with President Irfaan Ali on Friday to discuss governance, citizen security and leveraging the nation’s wealth of natural resources to provide for the future.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently met with leaders in Cyprus to discuss growing tensions in the region. The secretary traveled to the island on Saturday, where he signed an agreement to create a new border security and non-proliferation training center.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Taliban leaders during the beginning of intra-Afghan peace talks this week. On Saturday, he participated in a meeting in Doha, Qatar alongside officials from Afghanistan and the Taliban.
The Chinese Embassy in the U.S. has urged Washington to reconsider its latest restrictions on Chinese diplomats. In a statement this week, Chinese officials said they firmly oppose the decision.
The State Department has issued a set of new restrictions on the activities and events hosted by Chinese diplomats in the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unveiled the limitations this week.