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For Mike Pompeo, a moment of singular influence

While conservative like Bolton, Pompeo has learned to advance his policy goals where he can, dispense with them when he has to and keep himself in the good graces of a notoriously fickle commander in chief.

US will aim to persuade others to 'call out' China over Uighurs at UN: Mike Pompeo

Pompeo, an evangelical Christian who has portrayed himself as a champion of religious rights, reiterated past comments, saying that the treatment of the Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in China "may well end up being one of the worst stains on the world this century."


Mike Pompeo speaks with Danish foreign minister after Trump cancels visit

"Secretary Pompeo spoke by phone today with Danish Foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod regarding the postponement of President Trump’s travel to Denmark," State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said in statement.

US says anyone who 'touches' Iran tanker risks sanctions

Pompeo said the US doesn't want crude oil to go to Syria because it will be ``off-loaded, sold, used by the Quds force, an organization that has killed countless Americans and people all across the world.''

Any discussion on Kashmir will be with Pakistan only: S Jaishankar tells US counterpart Mike Pompeo

Taking to Twitter, S Jaishankar wrote, "Have conveyed to American counterpart @SecPompeo this morning in clear terms that any discussion on Kashmir, if at all warranted, will only be with Pakistan and only bilaterally."

Pompeo says he was ready, but North Korea meeting unlikely

Pompeo said he and the administration's chief negotiator Stephen Biegun had hoped to meet with a senior North Korean official while in Bangkok for the annual Association of Southeast Asian Nations forum.


Pompeo to travel to Thailand and Australia as part of Indo-Pacific efforts

On August 1, Pompeo will arrive in Bangkok, where he will co-chair the US Association of Southeast Asian Nations -- ASEAN.

India-US ties: Pompeo says great friends disagree, Jaishankar firm on S-400 deal

After meeting for almost three hours followed by lunch in New Delhi, Jaishankar made it clear that Delhi will look at the “outstanding issues” in trade with a “constructive and pragmatic approach”.

India, US should embrace age of ambition, says Mike Pompeo

Supporting India’s claim for a permanent seat in the UN Security Council, Pompeo said, “India, more and more, is standing on the world stage, and we welcome your assertiveness because it’s good for the world.”

Let's speak out in favour of religious freedom: Pompeo on his India visit

Pompeo's remarks come in the backdrop of a recently-released US State Department report on 'International Religious Freedom' that said mob attacks by violent extremist Hindu groups against the minority communities, particularly Muslims, are continuing in India.

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets PM Modi, holds joint press briefing with MEA Jaishankar

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is on a three-day visit to India, and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday held a joint press briefing, touching upon a wide range of issues, including bilateral trade.