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Secretary Of State Pompeo Meets With Saudi Crown Prince Before Heading Home | Aspen Public Radio

Aspenpublicradio - 2019-01-18 02:27

Secretary Of State Pompeo Meets With Saudi Crown Prince Before Heading Home | 90.3 KAZU

KAZU - 2019-01-18 02:21

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Embarks On Reassurance Trip To Middle East : NPR

NPR - 2019-01-17 22:38

Washington to Stay Silent If Israel Attacks Hashd al-Shaabi in Iraq: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-01-17 22:26
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made it clear to Baghdad that Washington would stay silent if Israel attacks the Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias of Hashd al-Shaabi in Iraq, a report revealed on Thursday. According to a report by RT, Pompeo ...

US Defence Secretary James Mattis To Keep His Job, Says Donald Trump

NDTV - 2019-01-17 22:00

Secretary Of State Pompeo Meets With Saudi Crown Prince Before Heading Home | KERA News

Keranews - 2019-01-17 22:00

US Secretary of State Pompeo meets UAE leadership in Abu Dhabi - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-01-17 09:43

Secretary-General of the Kurdistan Islamic Union met with the Iranian Foreign Minister

Kurdiu - 2019-01-16 23:12

Secretary Pompeo defends President Trump's threat to devastate Turkey economically if it attacks Kurdish forces in Syria | On Air Videos | Fox News

Foxnews - 2019-01-16 17:36

Trump Blasts Tillerson After Former Secretary of State Discloses Tensions Behind Scenes

Voanews - 2019-01-16 03:31

Prime Minister Barzani meets Vatican Secretary of State

KRG-Spain - 2019-01-16 00:08
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received the Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin and his accompanying delegation. Cardinal Parolin praised the Kurdistan Region for the exemplary level of to ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets U.S. Secretary of State

KRG-Spain - 2019-01-16 00:08
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq (cabinet.gov.krd) – Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo and his accompanying delegation. The meeting was also attended by Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani. The regional situati ...

Trump’s Incoming Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan Pushed Military to Buy Weapons It Didn't Want

Thedailybeast - 2019-01-15 23:28

Donald Trump's South Asia Strategy Working: US Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo

NDTV - 2019-01-15 16:16

Secretary Pompeo defends President Trump's threat to devastate Turkey economically if it attacks Kurdish forces in Syria [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-01-15 16:15

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in Iraq, seeks to reassure Kurds on Syria withdrawal

Pressdemocrat - 2019-01-15 15:13

Around the halls: Brookings experts react to Secretary of State Pompeo’s speech in Cairo

Brookings - 2019-01-15 11:23

Kirstjen Nielsen about to be fired? Trump to make decision on DHS secretary 'shortly'

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-15 07:55

Senate confirms Trump tax architect Muzinich as deputy Treasury secretary

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-15 03:36

UK Defense Secretary: UK owes gratitude to Syria’s Kurds, must be included in peace talks

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-15 02:53

Donald Trump Lashes Ex-Secretary Of State John Kerry For Iran Meetings

NDTV - 2019-01-15 01:50

Trump DHS Secretary Not Sure If Most Norwegians Are White

Nymag - 2019-01-15 01:44

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross claims that no one will notice Trump's China tariffs

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 22:34

Trump forces defense secretary Jim Mattis to step down two months early | US news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-01-14 22:07

Europe responds with alarm to US defence secretary's resignation | US news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-01-14 21:51

UK Owes Gratitudes to Syrian Kurds: Defense Secretary

BAS News - 2019-01-14 21:15
ERBIL - United Kingdom Secretary of State for Defense Gavin Williamson has said that he believes his country owes gratitudes to the Syrian Kurdish forces who have been fighting the Islamic State (IS) in Syria in the past few years. The British official m ...

Pompeo defends Trump's Twitter threat to Turkey over Kurds

CBS News - 2019-01-14 20:45
Secretary of State says he's yet to speak with Trump or Turks about president's threat to "devastate Turkey economically" if it attacks allies in Syria ...

Secretary-General of the Kurdistan Islamic Union receives cadres of the Union's branch of Dozkhurmatu

Kurdiu - 2019-01-14 20:13

Pompeo: Trump threat to Turkey shows US commitment to Kurds

Washington Times - 2019-01-14 17:09
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday that President Donald Trump's threat to devastate NATO ally Turkey's economy if it attacks U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria underscores America's commitment to its partners. ...

VA Secretary Once an Enthusiast for Traitor Jefferson Davis

Nymag - 2019-01-14 08:29

Syrian government looks to ramp up talks with embattled Kurds

Washington Times - 2019-01-14 06:53
The ordered withdrawal of thousands of American troops from Syria does not represent an abandonment of the Middle East by Washington, and the Trump administration will continue to meet U.S. objectives in the region and across the globe, Secretary of Stat ...

Senate advances key advocate of the Trump tax cuts for confirmation as deputy treasury secretary

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 06:41

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Embarks On Reassurance Trip To Middle East | WUWM

WUWM - 2019-01-14 03:38

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Embarks On Reassurance Trip To Middle East | WXXI News

Wxxinews - 2019-01-14 01:56

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo Interview With Margaret Brennan of CBS's Face the Nation | STL.News

- 2019-01-13 22:04

KRG Council of Ministers to Meet on Monday to Discuss Erbil's Budget Share

BAS News - 2019-01-13 19:38
ERBIL - Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Council of Ministers is set to meet on Monday for talks on the region’s share from Iraq's budget bill for 2019. Secretary of the Council of Ministers Amanj Rahim said in a statement that the meeting will be hel ...

The Democrats Nominate 2 Candidates for US President Election 2020

Waar Media - 2019-01-13 18:38
United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development announced his intention to run for US presidency election 2020; his slogan is “One Nation, One Destiny.” Castro explained that the “destiny” was “to be the smartest, the healthiest, the fairest, an ...

Transcript: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on "Face the Nation," January 13, 2019 - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-13 17:33

US’ Pompeo to seek new answers from Saudis on Khashoggi

Waar Media - 2019-01-13 15:20
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday Washington will seek to get new answers from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman regarding the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Speaking during a press conference with his Qatari counterpart S ...

US Secretary of State visits NYU in Abu Dhabi

Waar Media - 2019-01-13 11:12
The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has visited a New York University campus during his visit to Abu Dhabi on Sunday. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdulla ...

Pompeo: US understands Turkey’s concerns

Waar Media - 2019-01-13 11:12
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday said Washington understands Turkey’s concerns and its efforts to protect its borders and people. In an interview with the Saudi-funded Al Arabiya television, Pompeo said the U.S. seeks accountability for th ...

Pompeo Calls Turkish Counterpart to Discuss Syria Pullout

BAS News - 2019-01-13 09:40
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a phone conversation with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on Saturday to discuss the importance of a coordination between Washington and Ankara during the US withdrawal from Syria. “They agreed on t ...

Turkish forces conduct military exercises on Syria border

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-13 09:36
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is hopeful an agreement can be reached with Turkey to protect Kurdish troops. ...

Pompeo 'optimistic' about deal between Turkey and Kurdish groups

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-13 09:36
US Secretary of State is hopeful Turkey will reach agreement with US over fate of Syrian Kurdish armed groups. ...

U.S. Seeks to Soothe Turkey Tensions, Pompeo Says

The Wall Street Journal - 2019-01-13 06:37
The U.S. is working to resolve a dispute with Turkey over its withdrawal from Syria, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, adding that it is continuing to negotiate the transfer of military responsibility and the fate of its Kurdish allies. ...

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Calls U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Syria a 'Tactical Change'

Thedailybeast - 2019-01-13 03:09

Syria conflict: Pompeo 'optimistic' on deal to protect Kurds

BBC - 2019-01-13 02:46
The US secretary of state steps up diplomatic efforts with Turkey to protect Kurdish allies in Syria. ...

Pompeo Expresses Optimism that Syrian Kurds, Turkey Could be Protected

BAS News - 2019-01-12 22:47
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressed on Saturday optimism that there could be a way to protect the Syrian Kurds while ensuring Turkey's stability by defending itself from "terrorists," after the US forces withdraw from Syria. "We are confi ...

Pompeo says good outcome possible for both Turkey and Syrian Kurds

Reuters - 2019-01-12 21:27
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday he was optimistic that a "good outcome" could be reached between Turkey and Syrian Kurdish groups, after speaking to the Turkish foreign minister. ...

Secretary of State Pompeo starts Middle East visit to ramp up pressure on Iran | WHAM

13wham - 2019-01-11 17:51

Pompeo’s Kurdistan visit shows U.S. supports parties with own militias: analyst

E-Kurd - 2019-01-11 14:33
SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo paid an unannounced visit to Iraqi Kurdistan Region on Wednesday, but his meeting with a party political leader in Erbil led some to question whether the US was undermining its own ...

Peshmerga High Council of Defense held their periodic meeting

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-11 06:25
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on January 8th, 2019, Karim Sinjari (Minister of Interior and acting Minister of Peshmerga) held the periodic meeting with the Deputy Minister of Peshmerga, Secretary General, Peshmerga Chief of Staff, Commander ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets Vatican Secretary of State

Kurdistan Regional Government - 2019-01-11 00:58

US Secretary of State arrived in Erbil

Kurdiu - 2019-01-11 00:03

US to Expel "Every Last Iranian Boot" from Syria: Pompeo

BAS News - 2019-01-10 22:59
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has vowed that his country and its allies will work together to "expel every last Iranian boot" from Syria. Pompeo made the remarks in a keynote speech in Cairo on Thursday, where he also called for a common stan ...

Prime Minister Barzani meets U.S. Secretary of State

Gulan Media - 2019-01-10 20:32

PM Nechirvan Barzani meets with U.S. Secretary of State

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 17:00
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Wednesday evening, on January 9th, 2019, HE KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received Mike Pompeo, U.S. Secretary of State, and his accompanying delegation. The meeting was also attended with KRG Deputy Prime Minis ...

Secretary Of State Pompeo Meets With Top Officials In Iraq | WFAE

WFAE - 2019-01-10 15:39

Trump’s decision on Syria is ‘very clear’: Pompeo

Waar Media - 2019-01-10 11:05
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw all American troops from Syria is “very clear”, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday. He was speaking to reporters at the U.S. Consulate General in Erbil, Iraq. “We will complete the mission of ...

HE President Masoud Barzani meets with U.S. Secretary of State

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-10 01:39
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019, HE President Masoud Barzani met with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Erbil. Douglas Silliman (U.S. Ambassador to Iraq) and Steve Fagin (U.S. Consul General in Erbil) were also pr ...

Pompeo Congratulates Masrour Barzani on Nomination for Kurdistan Premiership

BAS News - 2019-01-09 23:48
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo congratulated Masrour Barzani on his nomination as the next Kurdistan Region Prime Minister, according to a readout by the State Department. The two official met on Wednesday during an unannounced visit by Pompeo ...

US secretary of state makes surprise visit to Baghdad

Kurdiu - 2019-01-09 21:52

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo visits Iraqi Kurdistan for meetings with officials

E-Kurd - 2019-01-09 21:02
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Iraqi Kurdistan Region capital city of Erbil to meet with Kurdish officials. Pompeo met with Kurdistan Democratic Party KDP President Massoud Barzani before meeting wi ...

PM Barzani Received US Secretary of State in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-01-09 16:54
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani on Wednesday received US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his accompanying delegation in Erbil. Pompeo had arrived in Kurdistan Region’s capital earlier when he also met with former president Ma ...

Barzani Receives Pompeo in Erbil

BAS News - 2019-01-09 16:21
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of the Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, received on Wednesday evening the US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. He later met with Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council Masrour Barzani and Prim ...

Mike Pompeo Meets with Masrour Barzani

BAS News - 2019-01-09 16:21
ERBIL — Chancellor of Kurdistan Region Security Council (KRSC) Masrour Barzani on Wednesday evening received US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Erbil. Pompeo’s visit to Erbil came after he met with Iraqi officials in Baghdad in an unannounced trip. The ...

Deputy Minister of Peshmerga meets with Consultants to the Coalition Forces

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-09 14:37
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga Today, on January 9th, 2019, Sarbast Lazgin (Deputy Minister of Peshmerga). Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar (Secretary General) and Lieutenant General Jamal Mohammad (Peshmerga Chief of Staff) received the officers fro ...

Pompeo Meets Iraqi PM in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-01-09 14:27
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Wednesday with Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi to discuss bilateral ties and regional affairs, including Syria pullout and Iran. According to Reuters, Pompeo also met with Iraqi Foreign Minister Moha ...

US Welcomes EU Sanctions against Iranian Intelligence

BAS News - 2019-01-09 13:04
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has welcomed EU’s decision to enact sanctions against the Iranian Intelligence Service for assassinations plots on EU soil. “Today, EU issued its first sanctions against the Iranian regime since the Iran deal, an ...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pays unscheduled visit to Baghdad

Rûdaw - 2019-01-09 10:52
Pompeo is on a Middle East tour drumming up support for his anti-Iran campaign ...

US Secretary of State Arrives in Baghdad

BAS News - 2019-01-09 10:50
ERBIL — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday in an unannounced visit. Media reports claimed that Pompeo will visit Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdulmahdi and other officials to discuss the anti-Islamic State (IS) efforts, US wi ...

Secretary of State Pompeo starts Middle East visit to ramp up pressure on Iran | WPEC

Cbs12 - 2019-01-08 18:59

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis Exits After Clashes With Trump | Hollywood Reporter

Hollywoodreporter - 2019-01-08 13:31

Tokyo responds to NKorea leader’s visit to China

Waar Media - 2019-01-08 09:24
Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary said on Tuesday that Tokyo is closely monitoring North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s visit to China. Yoshihide Suga told reporters that Japan is watching the visit with “great interest” and is working on information gatherin ...

Iranian Official Says Tehran Interested in Gas Exports to Kurdistan

BAS News - 2019-01-07 21:23
ERBIL - The secretary general of Iran’s economic relations with Iraq and Syria, Hassan Danayi-Far, has said that the Islamic Republic wants to export gas to the Kurdistan Region. According to Fars News Agency, the official made the comments during an eve ...

On New Year's Eve, A Brief Phone Call Will Mark The End Of Mattis' Tenure As Defense Secretary - Task & Purpose

Taskandpurpose - 2019-01-07 15:03

PUK political Bureau meets about new KRG new government formation

Waar Media - 2019-01-06 19:01
PUK political Bureau’s meetings about the new KRG new government formation continue. “Today PUK political Bureau headed by PUK Secretary General Kosrat Rasul Ali have met today in Sulaimani, the Bureau have discussed the new government formation and prep ...

Pompeo to visit eight Middle East countries

Waar Media - 2019-01-06 19:01
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit eight Middle East countries, and he will seek an update on the investigation into the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Pompeo will visit Middle East’s countries on January 8th, and it is expected t ...

Trump Reportedly Considering Vietnam War Hero Jim Webb For Defense Secretary - Task & Purpose

Taskandpurpose - 2019-01-06 18:53

Third Senior US Official Resigns over Syria's Pullout

BAS News - 2019-01-06 17:56
ERBIL - Rear Admiral Kein M. Sweeney, chief of US Secretary of Defense, has resigned from his post in the wake of President Donald Trump's controversial decision of withdrawing his country's troops from Syria. The official said in a statement that "the t ...

The Secretary of National Unity Party in Kurdistan Arrested

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-06 02:01
Farhad Mohammadi, a lawyer and secretary of the National Unity Party in Kurdistan, was arrested by security forces after being summoned to the Ministry of Intelligence office in Sanandaj and transferred to the Intelligence Detention Centre in Sanandaj. A ...

CBS News: Brett McGurk, top U.S. envoy in ISIS fight, resigns

Justice for Kurds - 2019-01-05 14:31
Brett McGurk, special presidential envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, had been planning to exit his post in February 2019. But sources tell CBS News that he informed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that he will accelerate his departure due to a ...

Iraq Not on Pompeo’s Destination List in Middle East Tour

BAS News - 2019-01-05 10:46
ERBIL — US State Department announced on Friday that State Secretary Mike Pompeo will begin his Middle East trip next week where he will meet with several leaders to discuss regional affairs. However, according to an official statement by the State Depar ...

Turkey slams Pompeo comments on ‘slaughtering’ Kurds

Seattle Times - 2019-01-04 18:02
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has criticized U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for saying Washington wants to prevent Turkey from “slaughtering” Kurds as American troops prepare to withdraw from Syria. A Foreign Ministry statement released Friday accuse ...

The home secretary’s reliance on xenophobic fear-mongering won’t help migrants – but seeking help from the EU might | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-03 20:09

Iraq Not Yet Secure for Pope’s Visit: Vatican

BAS News - 2019-01-03 10:55
ERBIL — The security situation in Iraq is not yet favorable for Pope Francis’ to visit the country, said, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican secretary of state. “The problem of terrorism [in Iraq] has not been resolved,” Parolin told told the Catholic ...

Secretary-General: People need to reform of the Islamic Union

Kurdiu - 2019-01-01 16:40

Prime Minister Barzani meets Vatican Secretary of State

Gulan Media - 2018-12-31 00:02

Readout Of Secretary Perry’s Visit To Iraq And Kurdistan « Breaking Energy - Energy industry news, analysis, and commentary

Breakingenergy - 2018-12-29 20:12

Vatican Secretary of State discusses situation of Christians in Iraq, Kurdistan with senior Kurdish officials

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-28 16:55

Vatican minister discusses plight of Christians with Kurdish leaders

Jewish Coalition for Kurdistan - 2018-12-28 13:52
Kurdish leaders received in Erbil a delegation of Christian leaders led by Vatican State Secretary Pietro Parolin. ...

Iraqi oil minister expects rise in oil prices at start of 2019

Kurdistan24 - 2018-12-28 00:04
Iraqi Oil Minister Thamir Ghadhban (R) during a press conference in Baghdad with US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry (L). (Photo: Reuters) ...

Vatican Secretary of State discusses situation of Christians in Iraq, Kurdistan with senior Kurdish officials

Gulan Media - 2018-12-27 23:27

Pompeo to Visit Baghdad in Two Weeks

BAS News - 2018-12-27 23:06
ERBIL - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to visit the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad at the beginning of the new year, White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders stated on Thursday. Sanders said that Pompeo will visit Baghdad on January 11, 2019 ...

Vatican Hails Peaceful Coexistence in Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-12-27 18:48
ERBIL - Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin has hailed the Kurdistan Region for following the principles of peaceful coexistence and spreading the spirit of forgiveness, reiterating Pope Francis’s support for the region. Kurdistan Region P ...

Vatican Praises Barzani for Protecting Christians

BAS News - 2018-12-27 13:32
ERBIL — Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin met with prominent Kurdish leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, to value his role in protecting Christians and other minorities during the war against the Islamic Stat ...

Secretary-General of the Kurdistan Islamic Union sends a message of condolences

Kurdiu - 2018-12-25 22:25

Footprint of US Secretary of Defense in arms trade with Turkey

ANF - 2018-12-25 11:11
According to reports related to the sale of weapons by the United States, most of the airplanes and helicopters used by the Turkish Air Force are American. ...

New U.S. Defense Secretary has strong Turkey ties | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-12-25 02:11

US Pullout Order Signed

BAS News - 2018-12-24 17:54
ERBIL - Outgoing US Defense Secretary James Mattis has signed the order of withdrawing the US forces from Syria, a Defense Department spokesman said on Monday. The signing took place after President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he would replace Matti ...
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