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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..."

US rejects China's claims in South China Sea, adding to tensions

"The world will not allow Beijing to treat the South China Sea as its maritime empire," Pompeo said.

By REUTERS
14/07/2020
Pompeo spoke with Russia's Lavrov about Afghanistan - US State Dept.

In his call with Lavrov, Pompeo also raised the issue of election security, the department said in a statement, as the United States readies for nationwide voting on Nov. 3.

By REUTERS
14/07/2020
State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus stands next to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Ortagus: Our Job is to Deliver on the President’s Vision for Peace

US State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus is an active Navy Reserve officer who previously served as deputy US treasury attaché in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

By FELICE FRIEDSON/THE MEDIA LINE
24/05/2020
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresses a news conference in the Press Briefing Room at the St
Trump says Mike Pompeo requested he fire State Dept inspector general

Democratic lawmakers said on Monday Trump might have fired the watchdog, Steve Linick, because he was investigating U.S. military sales to Saudi Arabia.

By REUTERS
19/05/2020
State Dept: Annexation should be part of a process with Palestinians

The State Department Spokeswoman emphasized this point more than once, saying: 'We really think annexation should be part of a peace process where Palestinians should have a say.'

US State Deptartment reports first Washington staff coronavirus fatality

The Department is currently tracking a total of 297 cases overseas and another 71 cases domestically, Walters added.

By REUTERS
14/04/2020
FILE PHOTO: Members of the media and officials tour the water nuclear reactor at Arak, Iran December
Iran defies EU, declaring continued nuclear uranium enrichment

US State Department accuses Tehran of "nuclear extortion"

Thousands march in St. Petersburg in support of rebels in eastern Ukraine
US to label white supremacist group as terrorist for first time

'This is the first time the United States has ever designated white supremacists as terrorists, and this illustrates how seriously this administration takes the white supremacist terrorist threat.'

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers remarks during the AIPAC convention at the Washington C
State Department will help US businesses threatened by UNHRC blacklist

Pompeo announced that the State Department released official guidance on the subject only hours before his address.

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