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Pompeo, Taliban negotiator discuss Afghan peace process -Taliban spokesman

The Taliban want the prisoners freed before they join talks with government officials and other Afghans on a political settlement to decades of war.

By REUTERS
03/08/2020
Trump to act on Chinese software companies in coming days -Pompeo

The news comes after Trump told reporters onboard Air Force One on Friday that he would issue an order for social media platform TikTok to be banned in the United States.

By REUTERS
02/08/2020
US House Foreign Affairs chairman subpoenas Pompeo for Biden

A Republican-led US Senate committee has been gathering information related to Hunter Biden, son of the Democratic former US vice president, Republican President Donald Trump's opponent in November's election.

By REUTERS
31/07/2020
Mike Pompeo says US has expanded scope of Iran metals sanctions

Pompeo in a statement called it a "major expansion" of the Iran metals-related sanctions administered by the State Department.

By REUTERS
31/07/2020
US State Department releases report on reparations following the Holocaust

According to the report, “Jewish communities throughout Europe continue to face challenges in recovering or receiving compensation for communal and religious properties..."

China, Iran, Russia on agenda as Pompeo testifies in US Senate

Pompeo will testify at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing for the first time in 15 months, discussing the State Department's annual budget request.

By REUTERS
30/07/2020
Israel's new Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi
Ashkenazi: No one is talking about annexation anymore

Ashkenazi said he speaks to his US counterpart, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, on a weekly basis.

Benjamin Netanyahu Mike Pompeo
Netanyahu, Pompeo put Trump peace plan back on the table

However, they notably did not mention any timeline for Israel to apply sovereignty to parts of Judea and Samaria as the plan allows.

MENG WANZHOU leaves the British Columbia Supreme Court in Vancouver in September.
Will China conflict lead to a new Cold War?

None of America’s allies, not even one as desperate as Johnson, believes that China is a threat grave enough to justify a 40-year military confrontation.

By GWYNNE DYER
24/07/2020
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