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Mike Pompeo, S Jaishankar discuss coordinated approach to COVID-19

April 01, 2020 10:06 am

"Our close cooperation is imperative to combat the coronavirus, including strengthening global pharmaceutical and health care manufacturing and supply chains," Pompeo said in a tweet after the phone call between the two leaders.

US, Taliban sign peace accord aimed at ending 18 years of conflict in Afghanistan

February 29, 2020 8:50 pm

As per the joint statement released by the US and Afghan governments, the US and NATO would withdraw all troops in Afghanistan within 14 months if the Taliban upheld its commitments.

US, Taliban to seal Afghan peace deal on February 29, India wary of fallout

February 22, 2020 6:05 am

The deal could become one of the major talking points during the bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on February 24-25.

'The West is winning': US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tells Russia, China

February 15, 2020 4:10 pm

"I'm happy to report that the death of the transatlantic alliance is grossly exaggerated. The West is winning, and we're winning together," Mike Pompeo said in a speech at the Munich Security Conference, listing US steps to protect liberal democracies.

Sri Lanka takes 'strong objection' to travel ban on Army chief; requests to review decision

February 15, 2020 2:09 pm

The Sri Lankan government has officially conveyed its protest to US and taken a "strong objection" to the travel restrictions placed on Silva and his family, country's foreign relations ministry said in a statement on Friday night.

Ahead of Trump visit, 4 Senators raise Kashmir, CAA issues in letter to Pompeo

February 15, 2020 3:54 am

The government abrogated Article 370 of the Constitution on August 5, 2019 that granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir, and imposed curbs including on movement of people as well as on mobile telephone and Internet connectivity.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to Africa after long absence

February 14, 2020 10:07 pm

Mike Pompeo is visiting Senegal, Angola, and Ethiopia as the Trump administration tries to counter the growing interest of China, Russia and other global powers in Africa and its booming young population of more than 1.2 billion.

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says Mike Pompeo reports progress in US-Taliban talks

February 12, 2020 8:56 am

In his tweet, Ashraf Ghani wrote that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told him "of the notable progress made in the ongoing peace talks with the Taliban".

US diplomat Pompeo not planning 2020 Senate run

January 07, 2020 7:35 am

Speculation has swirled for months over whether Pompeo, 56, a former Republican congressman from Kansas, would run for the Senate seat in his home state.

Mike Pompeo warns Iran that US could attack if Tehran retaliates

January 06, 2020 2:51 pm

Pompeo said the costs of any attacks by Iran or its partners on US interests would “be borne by Iran and its leadership itself.”


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

June 26, 2019 7:18 pm

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.