Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he wasn’t aware of any surveillance carried out on former Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch. He made the comments during an interview Friday.
According to oversight group Judicial Watch, the State Department is delaying releasing documents detailing Joe and Hunter Biden’s alleged corruption in Ukraine.
The United States is rejecting demands from the Iraqi government to remove troops from the region. On Friday, a spokesperson for the State Department highlighted the crucial mission American forces have in Iraq, including their continued fight against ISIS.
GOP congresswoman Elise Stefanik has continued to make waves in Congress. That’s according to a Wednesday press release from the New York representative’s campaign, which detailed her performance heading in to 2020.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recently defended the president’s actions towards Iran. While speaking at the State Department Tuesday, he justified the killing of Iran’s top military General Qasem Soleimani by claiming the operation saved American lives.
President Trump has condemned Iran over an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Iraq. He took to Twitter Tuesday, saying Iran will be held “fully responsible” for orchestrating the aggression. The president also said Iran’s deadly assault on an American contractor led the U.S. to respond with airstrikes on Iranian-backed Hezbollah.
An Iraqi-American, who has served in national security positions in both countries, told One America’s Neil W. McCabe that the State Department must investigate human rights abuses by the Iraqi president and foreign minister.
State Department documents show the U.S. has been aware of multi-million transfers of alleged “dirty money” from Ukraine to the affiliates of former vice President Joe Biden. One America’s Kristian Rouz looks into the latest evidence of Democrat corruption.
The State Department’s decision to recognize Jewish settlements in the West Bank has sparked mixed reactions from Israel and Palestinians. One America’s Kristian Rouz looks into the important change in U.S. policy.