Mike Pompeo

US-Taliban deal signing expected on February 29: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

The US and the Taliban have been engaged in extensive talks to facilitate a political settlement to end the war in Afghanistan, reduce the US and allied forces presence, and ensure that no terrorist group ever uses Afghanistan soil to threaten the US or its allies. 

Feb 21, 2020, 18:11 PM IST

US special envoy talk over Taliban deal with Ashraf Ghani

The U.S.-Taliban deal was struck in protracted negotiations in the Qatari capital Doha and was announced on Friday after a meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Ghani and U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper in Munich.

Feb 20, 2020, 08:32 AM IST

S Jaishankar meets Mike Pompeo, Nancy Pelosi on sidelines of Munich Security Conference

The Munich Security Conference, being held here from February 14-16, is the world's leading forum for debate on international security policy. 

Feb 15, 2020, 18:48 PM IST

Pompeo says U.S. killed Iranian commander to prevent 'imminent attack'

A U.S. airstrike in Baghdad that killed a top Iranian commander aimed to disrupt an "imminent attack" that would have endangered Americans in the Middle East, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in television interviews on Friday.

Jan 03, 2020, 22:01 PM IST

US backs Israel on settlements, angering Palestinians and clouding peace process

The announcement by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was a victory for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is struggling to remain in power after two inconclusive Israeli elections this year, and a defeat for the Palestinians.

Nov 19, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

US seeks Turkish ceasefire from meeting with Erdogan: Mike Pompeo

Pompeo, in an interview, said the US delegation's goal was to find a resolution to the situation in Syria, not break the US-Turkey relationship.

Oct 16, 2019, 21:27 PM IST

US imposes visa restrictions on Chinese officials over treatment of Muslims, Beijing slams move

The United States on Tuesday imposed visa restrictions on Chinese officials for the detention and abuse of Muslim minorities, aggravting tensions with Beijing and casting a pall over high-level talks to end a 15-month trade war.

Oct 09, 2019, 08:26 AM IST

Pompeo denounces 'harassment' of US State Department in Trump impeachment probe

The US State Department has issued an initial response to a Congressional request for documents as part of an impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday.

Oct 05, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

Mike Pompeo says he was on phone call that triggered Donald Trump's impeachment drive

The admission by Pompeo, a key Trump ally, moved the top U.S. diplomat closer to the centre of the scandal and raised further questions about his role in the administration`s interactions with Ukraine, including the recall of the U.S. ambassador to Kiev earlier this year.

Oct 02, 2019, 20:39 PM IST

Jaishankar meets Pompeo in Washington, holds talks over terror, Afghanistan

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is in Washington after his New York visit during which he met with foreign ministers of over 40 countries.


Oct 01, 2019, 06:23 AM IST

EAM S Jaishankar begins his Washington visit, to meet Mike Pompeo

During his visit, the EAM will focus on continuing the momentum generated by PM Modi and work together on Indo-Pacific and resolve trade issued.

Sep 28, 2019, 22:16 PM IST

United States congratulates Nepal on 4th Constitution Day

US State Secretary Mike Pompeo congratulated the Nepal government on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of its Constitution.

Sep 20, 2019, 17:53 PM IST

ISIS more powerful than they were 3 years ago in some parts: Mike Pompeo

There are certainly places where ISIS is more powerful today than they were three or four years ago, said US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Aug 21, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

Discussion on Kashmir will be done only with Pakistan and bilaterally: EAM Jaishankar tells US

Jaishankar met US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday morning on the sidelines of the second day of 9th East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers meet in Bangkok, Thailand, in the first official meet between the two nations after Trump's comment. 

Aug 02, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Subrahmanyam Jaishankar as Donald Trump sticks to Kashmir mediation remark

Confirming this, US state department's public schedule said, "Secretary Pompeo meets with Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, In Bangkok, Thailand" at 8.45 am IST.

Aug 02, 2019, 08:08 AM IST

EAM S Jaishankar pull-aside with Mike Pompeo likely in Thailand on sidelines of East Asia Summit

Jaishankar will be in Bangkok from August 1-2 and also participate in ASEAN-India Ministerial Meeting, 26th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) and 10th Mekong Ganga Cooperation (MGC) Ministerial Meeting.

Jul 31, 2019, 18:53 PM IST

Pompeo to meet with Mexico's foreign minister to discuss immigration, trade

Under the June agreement with the US, Mexico averted punitive tariffs on US-bound Mexican shipments threatened by President Donald Trump by promising to stem the flow of illegal migrants from Central America by July 22.

Jul 21, 2019, 12:52 PM IST

US slaps sanctions on 12 entities in connection with Iran nuclear programme

The sanctions were announced after Tehran announced earlier this month it will increase its levels of enriched uranium that can be used for bomb fuel.

Jul 19, 2019, 07:09 AM IST

China's treatment of Uighurs 'stain of the century': Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo`s remarks came a day after U.S. President Donald Trump met at the White House with victims of religious persecution from countries including China, Turkey, North Korea, Iran and Myanmar.

Jul 18, 2019, 20:54 PM IST

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Jun 27, 2019, 19:42 PM IST