During a phone call with Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who called to express condolences for the victims of the recent Pulwama attacks, Modi underscored the importance of immediate, demonstrable, and irreversible action against terrorism by all concerned countries.
Pompeo and Sedwill reaffirmed their commitment to strengthening the US-UK special relationship and cooperation in the face of major global challenges, State Department Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino said Friday.
"The debate to try to figure out how to get Middle East peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, or in the news recently, the longstanding battle in Kashmir between the Indians and the Pakistanis," Mike Pompeo said.
Last week, US National Security Adviser John Bolton told his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval that America supports India's right to self-defence as both sides vowed to work together to ensure that Pakistan ceases to be a safe heaven for JeM and other terror groups.
Almost a year into his job, Mike Pompeo, has managed to pull off what few other Trump-era senior Cabinet members have accomplished — staying in the president’s good graces and wielding power without countering White House pronouncements or policies.
Juan Guaido has been recognized as Venezuela's rightful leader by two dozen nations that contend re-election of socialist President Nicolas Maduro was not legitimate, partly because his strongest opponents were barred from running.
Pompeo, however, suggested that U.S. diplomats planned to stay put and he demanded the Venezuelan military and security forces "continue protecting ... all Venezuelan citizens, as well as U.S. and other foreign citizens in Venezuela.