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Pompeo, role, de-escalating, Pak-India tension, Palladino

Pompeo played a key role in de-escalating Pak-India tension: Palladino

03 March, 2019 9:38 am 9:38 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – US State Department Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino has said that Pakistan and India should focus on direct contacts. In a press briefing on Tuesday, he said that any military activity could deteriorate situation. “Defence Secretary Mike Pompeo played a key role in de-escalating tension between Pakistan and India. He is still … Read More

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Pompeo says world should have eyes wide open about Chinese tech risks

03 March, 2019 9:45 am 9:45 am

MANILA (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday that the world should be “eyes wide open” about the risks of using Chinese technology, and that there could be problems for American firms operating in certain places where Huawei equipment was deployed. Pompeo was asked during a visit to Manila about the … Read More

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US still probing journalist Khashoggi murder: Pompeo

02 February, 2019 10:43 pm 10:43 pm

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – The US government will continue investigating the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said during a visit to Hungary on Monday. “America is not covering up for a murder,” he said, adding that the United States would take more action to hold accountable all those responsible for … Read More

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Pompeo says Trump-Kim summit to be held somewhere in Asia

01 January, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he was dispatching a team to make preparations for the next summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be held somewhere in Asia late in February. In an interview with Fox News Channel, Pompeo said the North Koreans had … Read More

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Trump, North Korea’s Kim to hold second summit in late February

01 January, 2019 8:22 am 8:22 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in late February but will maintain economic sanctions on Pyongyang, the White House said after Trump met Pyongyang’s top nuclear negotiator. The announcement came amid a diplomatic flurry in Washington surrounding the visit of Kim Yong … Read More

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US lawmakers demand accountability for killing of Saudi journalist

01 January, 2019 10:15 am 10:15 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US lawmakers called  for Washington to hold Saudi Arabia accountable for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at one of the country’s consulates in Turkey and vowed that Congress would act if the Trump administration did not. More than a dozen senators and members of the House of Representatives, including both Democrats … Read More

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Pakistan exempted from US sanctions on ‘particularly concern list’

12 December, 2018 6:01 pm 6:01 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The Trump administration has exempted Pakistan from sanctions that affect the countries added to the US ‘particularly concern list’ that violate religious freedom. Following strong protest by Pakistan, the US has announced not to put sanctions on Pakistan and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo waived sanctions in the US national … Read More

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US adds Pakistan to ‘particularly concern list’ for religious f...

12 December, 2018 12:07 am 12:07 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The United States said on Tuesday that it has added Pakistan to its particularly concern list of countries that violate religious freedom. As per details, Iran, Saudi Arabia, China, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan are also included in on the list of Countries of Particular Concern. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said … Read More

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Pakistan strongly condemns Indian brutalities in Occupied Kashmir

10 October, 2018 3:57 pm 3:57 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan strongly condemned the Indian brutalities and killing of innocent people in the occupied Kashmir. At his weekly news briefing in Islamabad on Thursday, Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Faisal said Pakistan actively highlighting plight of Kashmiris at every forum. Expressing grave concerns over the deteriorating situation in Occupied Kashmir, he said … Read More

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Trump reluctant to abandon Riyadh over missing journalist, wants evidence

10 October, 2018 9:45 am 9:45 am

ANKARA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he did not want to abandon ally Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and has asked for audio recordings Turkish sources say indicate he was killed by Saudi agents. Trump said he was waiting for a full report on what had happened … Read More

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Trump sends Pompeo to Riyadh over Khashoggi; Saudis may blame official

10 October, 2018 9:10 am 9:10 am

ANKARA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia is preparing to acknowledge the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a botched interrogation, CNN and the New York Times said on Monday, after US President Donald Trump speculated “rogue killers” may be responsible. Trump dispatched Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet King Salman over the case that … Read More

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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un says talks with Pompeo ‘productive an...

10 October, 2018 9:56 am 9:56 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un described his talks with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday as “productive and wonderful,” state media KCNA said on Monday, striking a positive tone compared with a previous state media stance when talks were stalled. Kim and Pompeo agreed to arrange a summit between … Read More

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Positive change in Pak-US ties after Pompeo’s visit to Pakistan: FM

10 October, 2018 10:52 am 10:52 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Minister for Foreign Affairs said that there has been a positive change in Pak-US ties after the recent US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to Pakistan. The foreign minister said while addressing to the journalists in Washington after completing an exhaustive 10-day visit to the United States. Shah Mehmood Qureshi … Read More

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Pompeo to visit North Korea again at weekend despite negative signals

10 October, 2018 8:35 am 8:35 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to North Korea at the weekend for denuclearization talks with the country’s leader Kim Jong Un, the State Department said on Tuesday, calling this “forward progress,” despite negative signals from Pyongyang. Pompeo will also travel to Japan, South Korea and China from Oct. 6-8, … Read More

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Trump says expects announcement of new summit with North Korea’s Kim ...

09 September, 2018 10:02 am 10:02 am

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said he expected a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be announced “pretty soon” but that the location had yet to be determined. Trump, during a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the United Nations, said: “Chairman Kim has been really … Read More

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