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Mike Pompeo

In tit-for-tat move, Iran designates US military forces as 'terrorist organisation'

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said that a country which is the leader of world terrorism has no right to pass judgements on terrorism itself.

Apr 09, 2019, 17:11 PM IST

US designates Iran's elite military force as terrorist organisation: Mike Pompeo's full statement

The United States on Monday designated Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist organisation.

Apr 08, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Haven't forgotten lessons from 9/11, Pakistan needs to stop harbouring terrorists: US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has asked Pakistan to do more to end terrorism. 

Mar 16, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held high-level talks to de-escalate tensions between India, Pakistan at Hanoi Summit

The talks were attended by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.

Mar 06, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

India-Pakistan Crisis: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to NSA Ajit Doval on phone

National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Wednesday talked to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on telephone. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 28, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Day after IAF strike on JeM, US asks Pakistan to take action against terror

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo talked to Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on phone and asked him to avoid military action against India.

Feb 27, 2019, 09:23 AM IST

US to provide additional USD 9.5 million in assistance to Maldives

During the meeting Pompeo hailed the signing of a memorandum of understanding to enhance aviation security and an intent by USAID to facilitate sustained collaboration with the Maldives.

Feb 21, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Alabama woman who joined IS should not return to US: Trump

Muthana, now 24, was a college student when she travelled to Syria over four years ago to join IS.

Feb 21, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reassures allies of US commitments in Syria, Iraq

 Pompeo told foreign ministers and other senior officials from 79 countries that have worked alongside the United States in fighting the militant group in Syria and Iraq.

Feb 06, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Mike Pompeo calls Afghan President amidst talks with Taliban

The top US diplomat also emphasised the importance of an intra-Afghan dialogue and the role of a ceasefire in ending the violence and creating the conditions for his government, the official added.

Feb 06, 2019, 06:09 AM IST

US suspends compliance on weapons treaty with Russia, threatens to fully withdraw in 6 months

The announcement was made by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Feb 01, 2019, 19:57 PM IST

US expected to announce US pull out from INF Treaty

US Secretary of State Pompeo issued the 60-day ultimatum to Russia for their compliance to the treaty, failing which the USA would withdraw from the treaty on February 2.

Feb 01, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Mike Pompeo says Trump-Kim summit to be held somewhere in Asia

Vietnam said last week it had not been informed about any time or venue for a possible Trump-Kim summit, but that it was confident in its ability to host such a meeting.

Jan 31, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

Pompeo hints optimism as US, North Korea end talks in Sweden

The talks were believed to be in preparation for the upcoming February summit between US President Donald Trump and top North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

Jan 23, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

North Korea envoy in US for talks with Pompeo, likely to meet Trump too

The North Korean visit could yield an announcement of plans for another summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

Pompeo's North Korea counterpart arrives in Beijing: South Korea's Yonhap

Kim arrived at Beijing airport on Thursday on an Air Koryo flight from Pyongyang and was met by North Korea`s ambassador to China.

Jan 17, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

US, North Korea to hold talks this week after nuclear standoff

Pompeo, who made several trips to Pyongyang last year, sought to meet his counterpart last November, but the talks were called off at the last minute.

Jan 15, 2019, 09:58 AM IST

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo meets Iraqi Speaker in Baghdad

Pompeo`s visit comes against a backdrop of escalating tensions between Washington and Tehran, as Washington seeks to counter Iran`s sway in the Middle East.

Jan 09, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

US adds Pakistan, China to its blacklist for religious freedom violations

The development comes a year after the US State Department put Pakistan on a watchlist without legal consequences.

Dec 11, 2018, 21:47 PM IST

Iran says it will continue missile tests after US allegation

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi has said Iranian missiles were purely defensive.

Dec 03, 2018, 08:47 AM IST