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Respect global order or face ‘more violent world', US warns China over controversial activities in Hong Kong, Taiwan

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday (March 18) told senior Chinese officials that the country’s activities in places like Xinjiang, Hong Kong and Taiwan, as well as its cyberattacks on the US threaten the rules-based order and warned Beijing of respecting global order or facing a ‘more violent world’.

Mar 19, 2021, 06:52 AM IST

Washington keen on six country meet including India on Afghanistan

Washington is keen on a six-country meet, including India, on Afghanistan even as it reviews its strategy for the country. In a letter to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, the US secretary of state Antony Blinken has outlined several ways "to move matter more fundamentally and quickly towards a settlement". 

Mar 08, 2021, 11:14 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit India next week: Here's what will follow

The dialogue will take place between the defence and foreign ministers of the nations.

Oct 21, 2020, 00:13 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warns US politicians to be alert to Chinese 'influence and espionage'

Pompeo said the State Department was reviewing the activities of the US-China Friendship Association and the China Council for the Promotion of Peaceful Reunification.

Sep 24, 2020, 01:35 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo likely to visit UN on August 20 in pursuit of sanctions on Iran: Diplomats

To trigger a return of the sanctions, the United States will submit a complaint to the 15-member UN Security Council about Iran`s non-compliance with the nuclear deal, even though Washington quit the accord in 2018.

Aug 19, 2020, 01:04 AM IST

China’s entry into Iran will destabilize Middle East, says US Secretary Mike Pompeo

Pompeo had earlier urged US citizens to exercise increased caution while 'traveling to or in any place in China'.
 

Aug 09, 2020, 16:33 PM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reaches India for three-day visit

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Delhi on Tuesday evening for his three-day visit. This is the second visit of Pompeo to India. He was in India in 2018 for the maiden 2+2 dialogue between defence and foreign ministers of US and India. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 26, 2019, 08:44 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet PM Modi Wednesday, defence and trade talks to figure prominently

He will kick off his visit to India by calling on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and lay the ground for talks between Trump and Modi later this week on the sidelines of the G20 summit.

 

Jun 26, 2019, 06:30 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi's re-election will further deepen US-India ties: State Department

During his visit, Pompeo will meet Prime Minister Modi and his new Indian counterpart External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar.

Jun 22, 2019, 08:23 AM IST

Ahead of Mike Pompeo's visit, US says no plans to cap H-1B work visas for Indians

The assurance came from a senior State Department official during a background briefing ahead of Mike Pompeo`s visit to India next week.

Jun 22, 2019, 07:57 AM IST

Mike Pompeo likely to press India for oil sanctions compliance amid US-Iran conflict: State official

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will be visiting India from June 25 to June 27.

Jun 22, 2019, 07:22 AM IST

Ahead of India visit, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo calls EAM S Jaishankar

Mike Pompeo will visit India from June 25 to 27 to hold talks on bilateral framework.

Jun 21, 2019, 00:08 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit India from June 25 to 27

Pompeo's visit will provide an important opportunity for both sides to strengthen ties, said the MEA.

Jun 20, 2019, 17:00 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

India-US ties continue to benefit from Atal Bihari Vajpayee's vision, says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Pompeo said, "The American people and I stand with the people of India as we mourn Prime Minister Vajpayee's passing. Today, we hold the people of India in our thoughts and prayers."

Aug 17, 2018, 07:32 AM IST

US has obligation to pursue a diplomatic solution with North Korea: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

The US has an "obligation" to pursue a diplomatic solution with North Korea, US Secretary of State said on Sunday.

Apr 30, 2018, 00:56 AM IST

Trump says unsure if Tillerson will remain secretary of state

In an interview on Fox News, Trump attacked the department under Tillerson, the secretary of state, and said he alone determines US foreign policy. 

Nov 03, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Amid growing India-US bonhomie, China says no one can 'contain' us

China was responding to questions on Trump administration's decision to sell high-tech military equipment to India

Oct 31, 2017, 00:47 AM IST