Category: Mike Pompeo

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Jan
2021

Chinese State Propaganda Seems Giddy After Biden InaugurationChinese State Propaganda Seems Giddy After Biden Inauguration

Chinese state-run media outlets appeared to celebrate the beginning of President Joe Biden’s presidency in a series of articles and political cartoons. “[Biden] used his inaugural speech to address domestic challenges in stark contrast to Donald Trump’s bellicose and at times borderline racist rhetoric against China,” an article in the Global Times said. The Global […]

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Jan
2021

China Says Pompeo Is ‘Doomsday Clown’ After US Announcement Calling Treatment Of Uighurs GenocideChina Says Pompeo Is ‘Doomsday Clown’ After US Announcement Calling Treatment Of Uighurs Genocide

January 20, 2021 10:49 AM ET China’s foreign minister referred to outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as a “doomsday clown” in response to Pompeo’s announcement that the US would be labeling China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims as genocide, according to the Associated Press.  Hua Chunying, a spokesperson for China’s foreign ministry, said Wednesday that […]

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Jan
2021

Chinese Spokesperson Accuses Pompeo Of ‘Lying Diplomacy,’ Says He Has Tarnished US ReputationChinese Spokesperson Accuses Pompeo Of ‘Lying Diplomacy,’ Says He Has Tarnished US Reputation

A Chinese spokesperson said that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s legacy would be “lying diplomacy” in a tweet posted Monday. “@SecPompeo’s biggest legacy is nothing but ‘lying diplomacy.’ The damage he caused to U.S. foreign relations, credibility & reputation is greater than any previous U.S. administration,” the tweet said. .@SecPompeo‘s biggest legacy is nothing but […]

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Jan
2021

Sec. Mike Pompeo: China’s Communist Party Is ‘Inside the Gates’Sec. Mike Pompeo: China’s Communist Party Is ‘Inside the Gates’

Exclusive: Sec. Mike Pompeo: China’s Communist Party Is ‘Inside the Gates’ When it came to the Soviet Union, President Ronald Reagan said America should “trust, but verify.” Now, as the Chinese Communist Party has broken promise after promise, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo calls for a policy of “distrust and verify.” In this episode, […]

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Dec
2020

Trump Sanctions Bashar Assad’s Wife And Associates Over Syrian Civil WarTrump Sanctions Bashar Assad’s Wife And Associates Over Syrian Civil War

President Donald Trump’s administration on Tuesday rolled out fresh sanctions against Syria’s first family, namely President Bashar Assad’s Wife, Asma Assad, and her immediate family over the country’s ongoing civil war. The Treasury Department announced additional sanctions targeting associates close to the Assad regime, including the Central Bank of Syria, a top adviser to Assad’s […]

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Dec
2020

American Citizen Sentenced To 6 Years In Saudi Prison Despite Appeals From The Trump AdministrationAmerican Citizen Sentenced To 6 Years In Saudi Prison Despite Appeals From The Trump Administration

A Saudi national with U.S. citizenship was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday by a Saudi Arabia court despite appeals from the Trump administration to release him, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. Walid Fitaihi was reportedly charged with illegally acquiring U.S. citizenship in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, according to The Post. He was arrested […]

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Nov
2020

Judge Convicts, Sentences Six American Oil Executives Who Were Lured To VenezuelaJudge Convicts, Sentences Six American Oil Executives Who Were Lured To Venezuela

A Venezuela judge convicted and immediately sentenced six U.S. oil executives who had been charged with corruption and have been detained for more than three years. The judge sentenced each of the six executives to eight years imprisonment on Thursday evening, The Associated Press reported. The executives, who work for Houston-based and Venezuela state-owned oil […]

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Nov
2020

‘No Such Meeting Occurred’: Saudi Foreign Minister Denies Secret Meeting Between Crown Prince And Netanyahu‘No Such Meeting Occurred’: Saudi Foreign Minister Denies Secret Meeting Between Crown Prince And Netanyahu

Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan denied reports of a secret meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Axios reported Monday. Netanyahu reportedly arrived in Neom, Saudi Arabia, to join a meeting between bin Salman and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Sunday, according to Reuters. Walla, an Israeli […]

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Nov
2020

Trump Pulls Out Of Military Transparency Treaty With Russia, EuropeTrump Pulls Out Of Military Transparency Treaty With Russia, Europe

The Trump administration officially withdrew from the Open Skies Treaty, a 2002 agreement to promote military transparency signed by more than 30 countries including Russia. The Department of State said Sunday that the U.S. had officially withdrawn from the Open Skies Treaty, which went into effect nearly two decades ago. President Donald Trump and Secretary […]

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Nov
2020

Pompeo Becomes First Secretary Of State To Make An Official Visit To Israeli SettlementsPompeo Becomes First Secretary Of State To Make An Official Visit To Israeli Settlements

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo became the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit an Israeli settlement Thursday, continuing an unprecedented alliance between the two countries, according to reports.  Pompeo visited the Psagot territory, which is located in the West Bank, the Washington Examiner reported. He appeared at the Psagot Winery, which named a wine after him. […]

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