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Pompeo increases bounty on new, shadowy ISIS leader to $10M as rumors of his death in Syria swirl

Almost nine months after the death of Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi by U.S. Special Forces, it was rumored Tuesday morning that his successo [...]

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John Bolton says Mike Pompeo only backs Trump for ‘political future’

John Bolton says Mike Pompeo only backs Trump for ‘political future’

Former national security adviser John Bolton fired back at Mike Pompeo on Tuesday, saying the Secretary of State only sticks with President Trump to protect hi [...]

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The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo [...]

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo [...]

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo is the "ace of aces in the government for leaking things" to the press.

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Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his

Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his "political future" to Trump

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo is the "ace of aces in the government for leaking things" to the press.

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Pompeo blasts Bolton over 'sad and dangerous' book, says ex-adviser 'not dissimilar' to Edward Snowden

Pompeo blasts Bolton over 'sad and dangerous' book, says ex-adviser 'not dissimilar' to Edward Snowden

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed on "Hannity" Monday that former National Security Adviser John Bolton was left out of meetings "because he was leaking o [...]

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes shot at John Bolton with tweet

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes shot at John Bolton with tweet

Secretary of State Pompeo took a shot at John Bolton on his Twitter Sunday — posting a screenshot showing him grinning broadly above a chyron announcing the fo [...]

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Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits ‘new low’ with anti-US resolution on race, police

Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits ‘new low’ with anti-US resolution on race, police

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday blasted the controversial U.N. Human Rights Council, after the organization passed a resolution criticizing the stat [...]

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Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Split Europe, US

Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Split Europe, US

U_S_ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says China is trying to drive a wedge between the United States and Europe by using “disinformation and malicious cyber cam [...]

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China to ramp up farm goods purchases after Hawaii summit with Pompeo

China to ramp up farm goods purchases after Hawaii summit with Pompeo

China will speed up its purchases of American farm goods under its trade deal with the US following a summit between the two countries, a new report says. Beij [...]

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Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet to calm rising tensions

Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet to calm rising tensions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a face-to-face meeting with his Chinese counterpart in Hawaii, where the two diplomats pledged to be more open as tensions [...]

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Bolton claims in book that Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s---'

Bolton claims in book that Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s---'

Former national security adviser John Bolton alleges in his upcoming 592-page memoir that during President Trump’s 2018 visit to North Korea, Secretary of Stat [...]

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Pompeo heads to Hawaii for hush-hush summit with Chinese counterpart

Pompeo heads to Hawaii for hush-hush summit with Chinese counterpart

Neither side wants to talk about a meeting that analysts say isn't likely to yield much.

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Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo holds EU talks

Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo holds EU talks

Videoconference to emphasize ties with Washington only highlights myriad disagreements.

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Pompeo decries Russian conviction of American on espionage charges, demands release

Pompeo decries Russian conviction of American on espionage charges, demands release

Both Whelan and his family have said that he is innocent, and was only in Russia at the time of his arrest to attend the wedding of a friend from his time in t [...]

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Pompeo Plans to Meet Chinese Officials in Hawaii: Politico

Pompeo Plans to Meet Chinese Officials in Hawaii: Politico

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to travel to Hawaii to meet with Chinese government officials, Politico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sourc [...]

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Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...]

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Bolton Hits Back at Pompeo as Trump Yes Man

Bolton Hits Back at Pompeo as Trump Yes Man

Former national security adviser John Bolton criticized Mike Pompeo as a yes man Tuesday, after the secretary of state accused Bolton of leaking to the press a [...]

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Pompeo says Bolton shut out of meetings because ‘he was leaking’

Pompeo says Bolton shut out of meetings because ‘he was leaking’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo zeroed in on John Bolton’s credibility in recent interviews, describing the former national security adviser as someone who was [...]

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Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L.G.B.T. and Women’s Rights, Critics Say

Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L.G.B.T. and Women’s Rights, Critics Say

Human rights observers warn the document could be a tool to advance Mr. Pompeo’s religious beliefs and political aspirations, and not women’s and L.G.B.T.Q. ri [...]

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House Dems schedule depositions with top Pompeo aides in probe of State Department inspector general's firing

House Dems schedule depositions with top Pompeo aides in probe of State Department inspector general's firing

Reps. Elliot Engel, D-N.Y., and Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D- N.Y. scheduled depositions with top aides to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to probe the firing of Sta [...]

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Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What I Saw' as Facts

Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What I Saw' as Facts

Former national security adviser John Bolton Monday rejected comments from the Trump administration, and, in particular, those of Secretary of State Mike Pompe [...]

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Mike Pompeo on Bolton's Book: 'Lies' by a 'Traitor'

Mike Pompeo on Bolton's Book: 'Lies' by a 'Traitor'

Pompeo lambasted John Bolton for pushing various "lies" through his upcoming and already controversial memoir about working for Trump.

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Pompeo: China waging disinformation campaign to drive wedge between US and Europe

Pompeo: China waging disinformation campaign to drive wedge between US and Europe

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Friday that China is behind a "fear in Europe" as Beijing aggressively continues to spread its influence across the world [...]

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Mike Pompeo blasts John Bolton as a ‘traitor’ ahead of new book release

Mike Pompeo blasts John Bolton as a ‘traitor’ ahead of new book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blasted former national security adviser John Bolton as a “traitor” – days away from the release of his new book that includes u [...]

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Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreading a number of lies,' calls him a 'traitor': 'I was in the room too'

Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreading a number of lies,' calls him a 'traitor': 'I was in the room too'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo dove into the controversy surrounding former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s new book, “The Room Where it Happened,” Thu [...]

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Pompeo meets Chinese counterpart in Hawaii to talk trade, Hong Kong, human rights

Pompeo meets Chinese counterpart in Hawaii to talk trade, Hong Kong, human rights

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday met with his Chinese counterpart in Hawaii as the relationship between the two nations dipped to its lowest level i [...]

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Syrian elites face new State Department sanctions under Caesar Act, including Assad's wife

Syrian elites face new State Department sanctions under Caesar Act, including Assad's wife

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Wednesday a new set of sanctions to be imposed on dozens of Syrian elites, including President Bashar al-Assad’s wife, [...]

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Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in Hawaii amid tensions

Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in Hawaii amid tensions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will make a brief trip to Hawaii this week for closed-door talks with senior Chinese officials, as relations between the two nat [...]

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Black Lives Matter banner hung at US Embassy in South Korea ordered down

Black Lives Matter banner hung at US Embassy in South Korea ordered down

A massive "Black Lives Matter" banner that had been draped on the outside of the U.S. embassy in South Korea since Saturday was removed Monday after President [...]

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Pompeo to Meet China's Top Diplomat in Hawaii Seeking to Ease Tensions

Pompeo to Meet China's Top Diplomat in Hawaii Seeking to Ease Tensions

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi in Hawaii, trying to ease tensions between the world's two largest economies ove [...]

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Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources.

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Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Snowden, who he wanted executed

Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Snowden, who he wanted executed

In 2013, Bolton told Fox News that Snowden "committed treason" and "he ought to swing from a tall oak tree."

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Pompeo Slams Bolton: 'Criminal Liability' Is Squarely on Him

Pompeo Slams Bolton: 'Criminal Liability' Is Squarely on Him

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is comparing former national security adviser John Bolton to Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency secrets-leaker. Pompeo [...]

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Pompeo calls on China to release two Canadians charged with espionage

Pompeo calls on China to release two Canadians charged with espionage

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Communist China to release two Canadians who were formally charged with espionage. “These charges are politically moti [...]

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Top Pompeo aide to testify about firing of State Dept. watchdog

Top Pompeo aide to testify about firing of State Dept. watchdog

Brian Bulatao, a central figure in Steve Linick’s ouster, will appear before a House committee next week.

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Pompeo: UN Rights Body 'Haven for Dictators'

Pompeo: UN Rights Body 'Haven for Dictators'

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo said the decision by the U.N.'s top human rights body to commission a report on policing and race amid international prote [...]

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Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' China

Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' China

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday warned Europeans they are abandoning democracy if they embrace China, in a scathing denunciation of Beijing two days a [...]

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Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo late Thursday declared that former White House National Security Adviser John R. Bolton is “spreading a number of lies” in his n [...]

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Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor Who Damaged America'

Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor Who Damaged America'

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo denounced former National Security Adviser John Bolton as "a traitor who damaged America" by writing a memoir that was sharpl [...]

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Pompeo Meets Chinese Officials Amid Bolton Book Revelations

Pompeo Meets Chinese Officials Amid Bolton Book Revelations

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was meeting with a top Chinese official in Hawaii on Wednesday as new revelations about President Donald Trump and China rocked [...]

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House subcommittee demands answers on Pompeo CIA board

House subcommittee demands answers on Pompeo CIA board

The letter to the spy agency raises concerns that the board was inappropriately weighted toward the rich and well-connected.

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From Mao’s China to Foggy Bottom: Miles Yu a key player in new approach to Beijing

From Mao’s China to Foggy Bottom: Miles Yu a key player in new approach to Beijing

Miles Yu is the principal China policy and planning adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, a key part of the storied Policy Planning Staff on the seventh f [...]

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Mike Pompeo to meet with Chinese officials this week in Hawaii

Mike Pompeo to meet with Chinese officials this week in Hawaii

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to meet with Chinese officials in Hawaii as early as this week, according to multiple reports. Plans for the trip, f [...]

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Tension on the agenda when Pompeo meets EU foreign ministers

Tension on the agenda when Pompeo meets EU foreign ministers

Secretary of state hold virtual talks with EU ministers and appeal for Europe’s support against China.

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Pompeo increases bounty on new, shadowy ISIS leader to $10M as rumors of his death in Syria swirl

Almost nine months after the death of Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi by U.S. Special Forces, it was rumored Tuesday morning that his successo [...]

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Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Snowden, who he wanted executed

Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Snowden, who he wanted executed

In 2013, Bolton told Fox News that Snowden "committed treason" and "he ought to swing from a tall oak tree."

Read full article: Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Sn...→
Bolton Hits Back at Pompeo as Trump Yes Man

Bolton Hits Back at Pompeo as Trump Yes Man

Former national security adviser John Bolton criticized Mike Pompeo as a yes man Tuesday, after the secretary of state accused Bolton of leaking to the press a [...]

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The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo [...]

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo [...]

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo is the "ace of aces in the government for leaking things" to the press.

Read full article: The former national security adviser als...→
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Pompeo Slams Bolton: 'Criminal Liability' Is Squarely on Him

Pompeo Slams Bolton: 'Criminal Liability' Is Squarely on Him

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is comparing former national security adviser John Bolton to Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency secrets-leaker. Pompeo [...]

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Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L.G.B.T. and Women’s Rights, Critics Say

Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L.G.B.T. and Women’s Rights, Critics Say

Human rights observers warn the document could be a tool to advance Mr. Pompeo’s religious beliefs and political aspirations, and not women’s and L.G.B.T.Q. ri [...]

Read full article: Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L...→
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Pompeo blasts Bolton over 'sad and dangerous' book, says ex-adviser 'not dissimilar' to Edward Snowden

Pompeo blasts Bolton over 'sad and dangerous' book, says ex-adviser 'not dissimilar' to Edward Snowden

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed on "Hannity" Monday that former National Security Adviser John Bolton was left out of meetings "because he was leaking o [...]

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Top Pompeo aide to testify about firing of State Dept. watchdog

Top Pompeo aide to testify about firing of State Dept. watchdog

Brian Bulatao, a central figure in Steve Linick’s ouster, will appear before a House committee next week.

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Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What I Saw' as Facts

Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What I Saw' as Facts

Former national security adviser John Bolton Monday rejected comments from the Trump administration, and, in particular, those of Secretary of State Mike Pompe [...]

Read full article: Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What ...→
Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits ‘new low’ with anti-US resolution on race, police

Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits ‘new low’ with anti-US resolution on race, police

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday blasted the controversial U.N. Human Rights Council, after the organization passed a resolution criticizing the stat [...]

Read full article: Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits...→
Pompeo: China waging disinformation campaign to drive wedge between US and Europe

Pompeo: China waging disinformation campaign to drive wedge between US and Europe

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Friday that China is behind a "fear in Europe" as Beijing aggressively continues to spread its influence across the world [...]

Read full article: Pompeo: China waging disinformation camp...→
China to ramp up farm goods purchases after Hawaii summit with Pompeo

China to ramp up farm goods purchases after Hawaii summit with Pompeo

China will speed up its purchases of American farm goods under its trade deal with the US following a summit between the two countries, a new report says. Beij [...]

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Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo late Thursday declared that former White House National Security Adviser John R. Bolton is “spreading a number of lies” in his n [...]

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Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreading a number of lies,' calls him a 'traitor': 'I was in the room too'

Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreading a number of lies,' calls him a 'traitor': 'I was in the room too'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo dove into the controversy surrounding former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s new book, “The Room Where it Happened,” Thu [...]

Read full article: Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreadin...→
Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet to calm rising tensions

Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet to calm rising tensions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a face-to-face meeting with his Chinese counterpart in Hawaii, where the two diplomats pledged to be more open as tensions [...]

Read full article: Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet...→
Pompeo Meets Chinese Officials Amid Bolton Book Revelations

Pompeo Meets Chinese Officials Amid Bolton Book Revelations

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was meeting with a top Chinese official in Hawaii on Wednesday as new revelations about President Donald Trump and China rocked [...]

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Syrian elites face new State Department sanctions under Caesar Act, including Assad's wife

Syrian elites face new State Department sanctions under Caesar Act, including Assad's wife

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Wednesday a new set of sanctions to be imposed on dozens of Syrian elites, including President Bashar al-Assad’s wife, [...]

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Pompeo heads to Hawaii for hush-hush summit with Chinese counterpart

Pompeo heads to Hawaii for hush-hush summit with Chinese counterpart

Neither side wants to talk about a meeting that analysts say isn't likely to yield much.

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From Mao’s China to Foggy Bottom: Miles Yu a key player in new approach to Beijing

From Mao’s China to Foggy Bottom: Miles Yu a key player in new approach to Beijing

Miles Yu is the principal China policy and planning adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, a key part of the storied Policy Planning Staff on the seventh f [...]

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Black Lives Matter banner hung at US Embassy in South Korea ordered down

Black Lives Matter banner hung at US Embassy in South Korea ordered down

A massive "Black Lives Matter" banner that had been draped on the outside of the U.S. embassy in South Korea since Saturday was removed Monday after President [...]

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Pompeo decries Russian conviction of American on espionage charges, demands release

Pompeo decries Russian conviction of American on espionage charges, demands release

Both Whelan and his family have said that he is innocent, and was only in Russia at the time of his arrest to attend the wedding of a friend from his time in t [...]

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Tension on the agenda when Pompeo meets EU foreign ministers

Tension on the agenda when Pompeo meets EU foreign ministers

Secretary of state hold virtual talks with EU ministers and appeal for Europe’s support against China.

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Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources.

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Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...]

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John Bolton says Mike Pompeo only backs Trump for ‘political future’

John Bolton says Mike Pompeo only backs Trump for ‘political future’

Former national security adviser John Bolton fired back at Mike Pompeo on Tuesday, saying the Secretary of State only sticks with President Trump to protect hi [...]

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Pompeo says Bolton shut out of meetings because ‘he was leaking’

Pompeo says Bolton shut out of meetings because ‘he was leaking’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo zeroed in on John Bolton’s credibility in recent interviews, describing the former national security adviser as someone who was [...]

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Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his

Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his "political future" to Trump

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo is the "ace of aces in the government for leaking things" to the press.

Read full article: Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his "poli...→
Pompeo calls on China to release two Canadians charged with espionage

Pompeo calls on China to release two Canadians charged with espionage

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Communist China to release two Canadians who were formally charged with espionage. “These charges are politically moti [...]

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House Dems schedule depositions with top Pompeo aides in probe of State Department inspector general's firing

House Dems schedule depositions with top Pompeo aides in probe of State Department inspector general's firing

Reps. Elliot Engel, D-N.Y., and Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D- N.Y. scheduled depositions with top aides to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to probe the firing of Sta [...]

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes shot at John Bolton with tweet

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes shot at John Bolton with tweet

Secretary of State Pompeo took a shot at John Bolton on his Twitter Sunday — posting a screenshot showing him grinning broadly above a chyron announcing the fo [...]

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Pompeo: UN Rights Body 'Haven for Dictators'

Pompeo: UN Rights Body 'Haven for Dictators'

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo said the decision by the U.N.'s top human rights body to commission a report on policing and race amid international prote [...]

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Mike Pompeo on Bolton's Book: 'Lies' by a 'Traitor'

Mike Pompeo on Bolton's Book: 'Lies' by a 'Traitor'

Pompeo lambasted John Bolton for pushing various "lies" through his upcoming and already controversial memoir about working for Trump.

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Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Split Europe, US

Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Split Europe, US

U_S_ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says China is trying to drive a wedge between the United States and Europe by using “disinformation and malicious cyber cam [...]

Read full article: Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Spl...→
Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' China

Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' China

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday warned Europeans they are abandoning democracy if they embrace China, in a scathing denunciation of Beijing two days a [...]

Read full article: Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' Chi...→
Mike Pompeo blasts John Bolton as a ‘traitor’ ahead of new book release

Mike Pompeo blasts John Bolton as a ‘traitor’ ahead of new book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blasted former national security adviser John Bolton as a “traitor” – days away from the release of his new book that includes u [...]

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Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor Who Damaged America'

Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor Who Damaged America'

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo denounced former National Security Adviser John Bolton as "a traitor who damaged America" by writing a memoir that was sharpl [...]

Read full article: Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor W...→
Pompeo meets Chinese counterpart in Hawaii to talk trade, Hong Kong, human rights

Pompeo meets Chinese counterpart in Hawaii to talk trade, Hong Kong, human rights

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday met with his Chinese counterpart in Hawaii as the relationship between the two nations dipped to its lowest level i [...]

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Bolton claims in book that Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s---'

Bolton claims in book that Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s---'

Former national security adviser John Bolton alleges in his upcoming 592-page memoir that during President Trump’s 2018 visit to North Korea, Secretary of Stat [...]

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House subcommittee demands answers on Pompeo CIA board

House subcommittee demands answers on Pompeo CIA board

The letter to the spy agency raises concerns that the board was inappropriately weighted toward the rich and well-connected.

Read full article: House subcommittee demands answers on Po...→
Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in Hawaii amid tensions

Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in Hawaii amid tensions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will make a brief trip to Hawaii this week for closed-door talks with senior Chinese officials, as relations between the two nat [...]

Read full article: Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in H...→
Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo holds EU talks

Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo holds EU talks

Videoconference to emphasize ties with Washington only highlights myriad disagreements.

Read full article: Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo h...→
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Mike Pompeo to meet with Chinese officials this week in Hawaii

Mike Pompeo to meet with Chinese officials this week in Hawaii

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to meet with Chinese officials in Hawaii as early as this week, according to multiple reports. Plans for the trip, f [...]

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Pompeo to Meet China's Top Diplomat in Hawaii Seeking to Ease Tensions

Pompeo to Meet China's Top Diplomat in Hawaii Seeking to Ease Tensions

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi in Hawaii, trying to ease tensions between the world's two largest economies ove [...]

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Pompeo Plans to Meet Chinese Officials in Hawaii: Politico

Pompeo Plans to Meet Chinese Officials in Hawaii: Politico

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to travel to Hawaii to meet with Chinese government officials, Politico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sourc [...]

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Pompeo increases bounty on new, shadowy ISIS leader to $10M as rumors of his death in Syria swirl

Almost nine months after the death of Islamic State (ISIS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi by U.S. Special Forces, it was rumored Tuesday morning that his successo [...]

Read full article: Pompeo increases bounty on new, shadowy ...→
Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises' to Africa on coronavirus aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo criticized China’s economic policies on aiding African nations during the coronavirus, saying they create patterns of “unsustain [...]

Read full article: Pompeo accuses China of 'empty promises'...→
Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Snowden, who he wanted executed

Pompeo compares John Bolton to Edward Snowden, who he wanted executed

In 2013, Bolton told Fox News that Snowden "committed treason" and "he ought to swing from a tall oak tree."

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John Bolton says Mike Pompeo only backs Trump for ‘political future’

John Bolton says Mike Pompeo only backs Trump for ‘political future’

Former national security adviser John Bolton fired back at Mike Pompeo on Tuesday, saying the Secretary of State only sticks with President Trump to protect hi [...]

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Bolton Hits Back at Pompeo as Trump Yes Man

Bolton Hits Back at Pompeo as Trump Yes Man

Former national security adviser John Bolton criticized Mike Pompeo as a yes man Tuesday, after the secretary of state accused Bolton of leaking to the press a [...]

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The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo [...]

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo [...]

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo is the "ace of aces in the government for leaking things" to the press.

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Pompeo says Bolton shut out of meetings because ‘he was leaking’

Pompeo says Bolton shut out of meetings because ‘he was leaking’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo zeroed in on John Bolton’s credibility in recent interviews, describing the former national security adviser as someone who was [...]

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Pompeo Slams Bolton: 'Criminal Liability' Is Squarely on Him

Pompeo Slams Bolton: 'Criminal Liability' Is Squarely on Him

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is comparing former national security adviser John Bolton to Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency secrets-leaker. Pompeo [...]

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Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his

Bolton faults Pompeo for tying his "political future" to Trump

The former national security adviser also said the State Department under Pompeo is the "ace of aces in the government for leaking things" to the press.

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Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L.G.B.T. and Women’s Rights, Critics Say

Pompeo’s Human Rights Panel Could Hurt L.G.B.T. and Women’s Rights, Critics Say

Human rights observers warn the document could be a tool to advance Mr. Pompeo’s religious beliefs and political aspirations, and not women’s and L.G.B.T.Q. ri [...]

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Pompeo calls on China to release two Canadians charged with espionage

Pompeo calls on China to release two Canadians charged with espionage

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Communist China to release two Canadians who were formally charged with espionage. “These charges are politically moti [...]

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Pompeo blasts Bolton over 'sad and dangerous' book, says ex-adviser 'not dissimilar' to Edward Snowden

Pompeo blasts Bolton over 'sad and dangerous' book, says ex-adviser 'not dissimilar' to Edward Snowden

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed on "Hannity" Monday that former National Security Adviser John Bolton was left out of meetings "because he was leaking o [...]

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House Dems schedule depositions with top Pompeo aides in probe of State Department inspector general's firing

House Dems schedule depositions with top Pompeo aides in probe of State Department inspector general's firing

Reps. Elliot Engel, D-N.Y., and Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D- N.Y. scheduled depositions with top aides to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to probe the firing of Sta [...]

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Top Pompeo aide to testify about firing of State Dept. watchdog

Top Pompeo aide to testify about firing of State Dept. watchdog

Brian Bulatao, a central figure in Steve Linick’s ouster, will appear before a House committee next week.

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes shot at John Bolton with tweet

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo takes shot at John Bolton with tweet

Secretary of State Pompeo took a shot at John Bolton on his Twitter Sunday — posting a screenshot showing him grinning broadly above a chyron announcing the fo [...]

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Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What I Saw' as Facts

Bolton Defends Book: '500 Pages of What I Saw' as Facts

Former national security adviser John Bolton Monday rejected comments from the Trump administration, and, in particular, those of Secretary of State Mike Pompe [...]

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Pompeo: UN Rights Body 'Haven for Dictators'

Pompeo: UN Rights Body 'Haven for Dictators'

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo said the decision by the U.N.'s top human rights body to commission a report on policing and race amid international prote [...]

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Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits ‘new low’ with anti-US resolution on race, police

Pompeo says UN Human Rights Council hits ‘new low’ with anti-US resolution on race, police

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday blasted the controversial U.N. Human Rights Council, after the organization passed a resolution criticizing the stat [...]

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Mike Pompeo on Bolton's Book: 'Lies' by a 'Traitor'

Mike Pompeo on Bolton's Book: 'Lies' by a 'Traitor'

Pompeo lambasted John Bolton for pushing various "lies" through his upcoming and already controversial memoir about working for Trump.

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Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Split Europe, US

Pompeo: China Uses Disinformation to Split Europe, US

U_S_ Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says China is trying to drive a wedge between the United States and Europe by using “disinformation and malicious cyber cam [...]

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Pompeo: China waging disinformation campaign to drive wedge between US and Europe

Pompeo: China waging disinformation campaign to drive wedge between US and Europe

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Friday that China is behind a "fear in Europe" as Beijing aggressively continues to spread its influence across the world [...]

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Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' China

Pompeo Warns Europe of 'Rogue Actor' China

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday warned Europeans they are abandoning democracy if they embrace China, in a scathing denunciation of Beijing two days a [...]

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China to ramp up farm goods purchases after Hawaii summit with Pompeo

China to ramp up farm goods purchases after Hawaii summit with Pompeo

China will speed up its purchases of American farm goods under its trade deal with the US following a summit between the two countries, a new report says. Beij [...]

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Mike Pompeo blasts John Bolton as a ‘traitor’ ahead of new book release

Mike Pompeo blasts John Bolton as a ‘traitor’ ahead of new book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blasted former national security adviser John Bolton as a “traitor” – days away from the release of his new book that includes u [...]

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Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Mike Pompeo says John Bolton is a ‘traitor’ amid battle over upcoming tell-all book release

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo late Thursday declared that former White House National Security Adviser John R. Bolton is “spreading a number of lies” in his n [...]

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Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreading a number of lies,' calls him a 'traitor': 'I was in the room too'

Pompeo blasts Bolton's book as 'spreading a number of lies,' calls him a 'traitor': 'I was in the room too'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo dove into the controversy surrounding former National Security Adviser John Bolton’s new book, “The Room Where it Happened,” Thu [...]

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Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor Who Damaged America'

Pompeo Weighs In on Bolton: 'A Traitor Who Damaged America'

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo denounced former National Security Adviser John Bolton as "a traitor who damaged America" by writing a memoir that was sharpl [...]

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Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet to calm rising tensions

Mike Pompeo and Chinese counterpart meet to calm rising tensions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a face-to-face meeting with his Chinese counterpart in Hawaii, where the two diplomats pledged to be more open as tensions [...]

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Pompeo meets Chinese counterpart in Hawaii to talk trade, Hong Kong, human rights

Pompeo meets Chinese counterpart in Hawaii to talk trade, Hong Kong, human rights

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday met with his Chinese counterpart in Hawaii as the relationship between the two nations dipped to its lowest level i [...]

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Pompeo Meets Chinese Officials Amid Bolton Book Revelations

Pompeo Meets Chinese Officials Amid Bolton Book Revelations

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was meeting with a top Chinese official in Hawaii on Wednesday as new revelations about President Donald Trump and China rocked [...]

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Bolton claims in book that Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s---'

Bolton claims in book that Pompeo once called Trump 'full of s---'

Former national security adviser John Bolton alleges in his upcoming 592-page memoir that during President Trump’s 2018 visit to North Korea, Secretary of Stat [...]

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Syrian elites face new State Department sanctions under Caesar Act, including Assad's wife

Syrian elites face new State Department sanctions under Caesar Act, including Assad's wife

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Wednesday a new set of sanctions to be imposed on dozens of Syrian elites, including President Bashar al-Assad’s wife, [...]

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House subcommittee demands answers on Pompeo CIA board

House subcommittee demands answers on Pompeo CIA board

The letter to the spy agency raises concerns that the board was inappropriately weighted toward the rich and well-connected.

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Pompeo heads to Hawaii for hush-hush summit with Chinese counterpart

Pompeo heads to Hawaii for hush-hush summit with Chinese counterpart

Neither side wants to talk about a meeting that analysts say isn't likely to yield much.

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Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in Hawaii amid tensions

Pompeo to meet top Chinese official in Hawaii amid tensions

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will make a brief trip to Hawaii this week for closed-door talks with senior Chinese officials, as relations between the two nat [...]

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From Mao’s China to Foggy Bottom: Miles Yu a key player in new approach to Beijing

From Mao’s China to Foggy Bottom: Miles Yu a key player in new approach to Beijing

Miles Yu is the principal China policy and planning adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, a key part of the storied Policy Planning Staff on the seventh f [...]

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Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo holds EU talks

Transatlantic homesick blues as Pompeo holds EU talks

Videoconference to emphasize ties with Washington only highlights myriad disagreements.

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Black Lives Matter banner hung at US Embassy in South Korea ordered down

Black Lives Matter banner hung at US Embassy in South Korea ordered down

A massive "Black Lives Matter" banner that had been draped on the outside of the U.S. embassy in South Korea since Saturday was removed Monday after President [...]

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Mike Pompeo to meet with Chinese officials this week in Hawaii

Mike Pompeo to meet with Chinese officials this week in Hawaii

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to meet with Chinese officials in Hawaii as early as this week, according to multiple reports. Plans for the trip, f [...]

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Pompeo decries Russian conviction of American on espionage charges, demands release

Pompeo decries Russian conviction of American on espionage charges, demands release

Both Whelan and his family have said that he is innocent, and was only in Russia at the time of his arrest to attend the wedding of a friend from his time in t [...]

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Pompeo to Meet China's Top Diplomat in Hawaii Seeking to Ease Tensions

Pompeo to Meet China's Top Diplomat in Hawaii Seeking to Ease Tensions

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi in Hawaii, trying to ease tensions between the world's two largest economies ove [...]

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Tension on the agenda when Pompeo meets EU foreign ministers

Tension on the agenda when Pompeo meets EU foreign ministers

Secretary of state hold virtual talks with EU ministers and appeal for Europe’s support against China.

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Pompeo Plans to Meet Chinese Officials in Hawaii: Politico

Pompeo Plans to Meet Chinese Officials in Hawaii: Politico

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is planning to travel to Hawaii to meet with Chinese government officials, Politico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sourc [...]

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Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources.

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