pompeo:-we’ll-help-‘legitimate’-latin-america-govts-prevent-protests-from-“morphing-into-riots”

For Washington it’s never too late to dust off the ole Monroe Doctrine, apparently. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday issued a bombshell declaration concerning US Latin America policy, vowing Washington’s support to countries facing mass protests and unrest which Pompeo says could be hijacked by Cuba and Venezuela (and thus by extension allies…

38
trump-administration-announces-historic-change-to-us-policy-on-israel

After months of investigating the international law regarding Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria, aka the West Bank, the Trump administration has concluded that Jewish settlements in Judea & Samaria do not go against international law. Pompeo: “It is indeed better late than never. Settlement in Judea and Samaria does not contradict international law and…

35
mike-pompeo-is-on-thin-ice

 | November 06, 2019 12:19 PM Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is the rare cabinet officer who has maintained a kinship with President Trump over time. For a boss prone to outbursts and who gets tired of staffers about as frequently as he drinks Diet Coke, staying close to the president is no small feat.…

38
pompeo-trolls-value-$ignaling-nba-over-china’s-treatment-of-muslims

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed China’s treatment of Uyghur Muslims on Friday – comparing the country’s dystopian reeducation camps to George Orwell’s novel “1984.” Pompeo then took a jab at the NBA for suddenly clamping down on freedom of expression after China began pulling endorsements in the wake of Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s support for pro-democracy protesters…

40
pompeo:-state-department-has-issued-‘initial-response’-to-house-subpoena-for-ukraine-documents

 | October 05, 2019 11:19 AM Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has indicated that his department has issued an “initial response” to congressional Democrats’ request for Ukraine-related documents. “The State Department sent a letter last night to Congress, which is our initial response to the document request,” Pompeo said at a news conference in Greece…

37