• Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:21
    North Korea demands Pompeo's removal from US nuclear talks
    Seoul - North Korea on Thursday demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks over its banned nuclear programme, hours after the isolated state claimed to have tested a new kind of weapon.
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  • Sat, 16 Mar 2019 01:00
    US 'hopeful' for continued talks with N. Korea: Pompeo
    Washington - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo voiced hopes Friday that nuclear disarmament negotiations with North Korea would continue following reports that Pyongyang is considering suspending the talks.
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  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 01:00
    Why is the Philippines’ Duterte so enamoured of China?
    Pompeo reiterating Washington’s vow to come to our aid if China attacks; the issue of illegal Chinese labour in the Philippines, which Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad has seen fit to warn us about; the matter of Chinese loans (the parties to similar loans elsewhere are either taking a hard second look or no longer want to do business with China).
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  • Sat, 23 Feb 2019 07:33
    Pompeo to visit Philippines amid China flirtation
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel next week to the Philippines, the State Department said Friday, as the former US colony increasingly flirts with regional giant China.
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  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 06:41
    US tells Saudi prince Khashoggi killers to be held accountable
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday the US will hold accountable all those involved in the killing of a dissident Saudi journalist, in a telephone call that also took in the conflict in Yemen.
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  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 06:30
    'Not ready' North Korea delayed talks with US: Haley
    United Nations, United States - North Korea postponed a planned meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week "because they weren't ready," US Ambassador Nikki Haley said Thursday.
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  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:19
    Latest : US abruptly postpones top-level N. Korea talks
    Washington - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday abruptly shelved plans to meet a top North Korean official in New York, the latest twist in diplomatic attempts to secure a potentially landmark peace deal.
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  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:32
    US abruptly postpones top-level N.Korea talks
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday abruptly shelved plans to meet a top North Korean official in New York, the latest twist in diplomacy to secure a potentially landmark peace deal.
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  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:53
    Pompeo to meet N.Korea number two on Thursday
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet North Korea's number two Kim Yong Chol in New York on Thursday, the State Department said.
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  • Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:07
    US hopes to receive senior N. Korean to prepare summit
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday that he hopes to receive his North Korean counterpart in Washington in the coming weeks to arrange a new summit.
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  • Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:35
    Pompeo in Riyadh for talks on missing journalist
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in the Saudi capital on Tuesday for talks with King Salman on what happened to missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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  • Mon, 08 Oct 2018 06:47
    Kim, Pompeo agree to 2nd US-North Korea summit 'at earliest date'
    Kim Jong Un has agreed to hold a second summit with US President Donald Trump as soon as possible, Seoul said Sunday, after Washington's top diplomat held "productive" talks on denuclearisation with the North Korean leader in Pyongyang.
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  • Sat, 06 Oct 2018 15:42
    Pompeo eyes progress over Trump-Kim summit on Asia trip
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he hoped to accelerate a second summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump as he kicked off an Asian trip Saturday featuring a meeting with North Korea's leader.
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  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:51
    Pompeo to travel to N. Korea Oct. 7, meet Kim
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to North Korea next week to meet with its leader, Kim Jong-un, the State Department said Tuesday.
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  • Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:48
    US cuts refugee admissions to 30,000 for 2019: Pompeo
    The Trump administration slashed its annual cap on refugee acceptances Monday for the second year in a row, saying it would take a maximum of just 30,000 in the fiscal year to come.
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