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News Brief: BuzzFeed Report, U.S.-North Korea Talks, March For Life

Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie about Moscow project, BuzzFeed sources say. Secretary of State Pompeo is to meet with his North Korean counterpart. March for Life will kick off its annual rally.
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North Korea’s Leading Envoy Has Arrived in the U.S. to Meet Pompeo — and Maybe Trump

North Korea’s lead denuclearization negotiator arrived in Washington Thursday for talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Reuters reports, with the possibility of also meeting with President Donald Trump. Kim Yong Chol, North Korea’s former spy chief and top envoy, is visiting the U.S. as the two countries move closer to arranging a second summit…
Tags: News, Washington, North Korea, Uncategorized, Trump, Pompeo, Overnight, Onetime, Donald Trump Kim Yong Chol, State Mike Pompeo Reuters


Trump White House cancels Davos trip for World Economic Forum

The planned delegation included Pompeo and Mnuchin. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says the Trump administration has canceled a planned trip to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum. The announcement was made today, Thursday, the 27th day of Trump's partial government shutdown. [email protected]: “Out of consideration for the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay and to ensure his team can assist as needed, President Trump has canceled his Delegation’s trip to the...
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Empirical SCOTUS: If Ginsburg leaves, it could be the liberals’ biggest loss yet – A look back at previous justices replaced with more conservative successors

The saga over Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s health seems to ebb and flow from the headlines almost daily. Part of the mystery relates to the amount of information shared with the public. We know that, while treating Ginsburg for rib fractures, doctors found malignant lesions in her lungs that were promptly removed, and that subsequent tests have shown no evidence of any other cancer. Ginsburg has since missed oral arguments and is reportedly recovering at home while keeping current with the cour...
Tags: Health, Supreme Court, Law, Obama, Planned Parenthood, Washington Post, Kentucky, White House, Politico, Barack Obama, Indiana, Austin, United States, Kansas, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg


Trumplomacy: Five takeaways from Pompeo trip to Middle East

Five key takeaways from the US secretary of state's breakneck tour of the Middle East.
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Report: North Korea's top negotiator to visit US for possible meeting with Pompeo

The visit by Kim Yong Chol, a high-level North Korean official, could signal progress in arranging a second summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, North Korea, US, Usa Today, Trump, Kim Jong, Pompeo, Kim Yong chol


Pompeo Trip Fails to Ease Questions Over U.S. Goals in Mideast - Bloomberg

Pompeo Trip Fails to Ease Questions Over U.S. Goals in Mideast - Bloomberg:Secretary of State Michael Pompeo arrived in the Middle East a week ago on a mission to prove the Trump administration can be a reliable partner in tackling the region’s thorniest problems. He returns having failed to stifle doubts that have dogged the U.S. for years.With stops in eight countries in eight days, Pompeo sought to hammer home how different President Donald Trump’s approach is from that of his predecessor Bar...
Tags: Travel, Barack Obama, Qatar, Iran, Syria, Middle East, Donald Trump, Gulf, Trump, Pompeo, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Michael Pompeo, Jamal Khashoggi, Mideast Bloomberg


Is Bolton Steering Trump into War with Iran?

Is Bolton Steering Trump into War with Iran? U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- “Stop the ENDLESS WARS!” implored President Donald Trump in a Sunday night tweet. Well, if he is serious, Trump had best keep an eye on his national security adviser, for a U.S. war on Iran would be a dream come true for John Bolton. Last September, when Shiite militants launched three mortar shells into the Green Zone in Baghdad, which exploded harmlessly in a vacant lot, Bolton called a series of emergency meetings and di...
Tags: Isis, Guns, Israel, America, Iran, Syria, Nato, New York Times, Middle East, Poland, Pentagon, Shiite, Bolton, Donald Trump, Lebanon, George W Bush


Pompeo’s Anti-Iran Tour Faces Obstacles of a Fractious Middle East

Touring eight countries in one week, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sought to build a regional coalition against Iran. The obstacles are formidable.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Israel, Iran, United States, Egypt, Middle East, Jordan, State, Mike, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo, United States International Relations, Embargoes and Sanctions, United States Defense and Military Forces


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

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip to the Middle East started with controversy over U.S. plans to withdraw from Syria and ended in discussions about the killing of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
Tags: News, Syria, Middle East, State, U S, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo


Secretary of State Pompeo Tells Saudi Arabia to Hold Khashoggi’s Killers Accountable

Pompeo says he was clear about the administration's expectations
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Jordan, France, Iran follow Pompeo to Baghdad, Le Drian announces loan

King Abdullah's visit, his first since 2008, follows a week after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stopped off in both countries at the start of a Middle East tour meant to mobilize Arab countries against Iran and reassure them over the planned U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria. The Jordanian king was greeted by President Barham Salih on a red carpet at Baghdad airport before heading to meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi. Salih welcomed the visit as strengthening "joint interests and secur...
Tags: Science, Iran, Syria, Middle East, Baghdad, State, Abdullah, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo, Barham Salih, Jordan France Iran, Adel Abdul Mahdi Salih


Pompeo Presses Saudi Leader on War, Murder and Rights Abuses

President Trump has expressed support for Prince Mohammed bin Salman, but American officials want the prince to rein in some of his rash and violent policies.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, United States, State Department, Trump, Mike, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, Jamal, Pompeo, King of Saudi Arabia, United States International Relations, Mohammed bin Salman (1985-, Khashoggi


Pompeo Presses Saudi Leader on War and Rights Abuses, but Reaffirms U.S. Alliance

President Trump has expressed support for Prince Mohammed bin Salman, but American officials want the prince to rein in some of his rash and violent policies.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, United States, State Department, Trump, Mike, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, Jamal, Pompeo, King of Saudi Arabia, United States International Relations, Mohammed bin Salman (1985-, Khashoggi, Reaffirms U S Alliance


U.S.'s Pompeo: Saudis assured me of accountability for Khashoggi murder

The U.S. secretary of state said Monday that Saudi leaders assured him everyone responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi would be held accountable.
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Pompeo: Saudis assured me of accountability for Khashoggi murder

Pompeo told reporters he had also raised a number of human rights issues with King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, including women's rights activists who have been detained for months and some allegedly tortured. Khashoggi, a longtime royal insider who had become a critic of the crown prince, was killed in October in the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, prompting a global outcry including U.S. Treasury sanctions on 17 individuals and a Senate resolution blaming Prince Mohammed. A CIA...
Tags: News, Senate, Cia, Istanbul, Mohammed, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, U S Treasury, Pompeo, Khashoggi


AP Top Stories January 14 A

Here's the latest for Monday January 14th: Congress in session amid shutdown; Pompeo visits Saudi Arabia; Two shot outside Utah mall; L.A. teachers set to go on strike.            [Author: AP]
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Pompeo: US wants accountability for Khashoggi's murder

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Trump administration expects Saudi Arabia to hold "every single person" responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi accountable, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday after talks with senior Saudi officials that also focused on Mideast crises and countering threats from Iran.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, US, Ap, Trump, State, Mideast, Riyadh Saudi Arabia, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo, Khashoggi, Jamal Khashoggi


Pompeo says Yemen rebels not complying with truce deal

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday accused Yemen's rebels of failing to comply with a ceasefire agreement for the flashpoint city of Hodeida reached at UN-sponsored talks in Sweden. "The work that was done in Sweden on Yemen was good, but both sides (need) to honour those commitments," Pompeo said in Riyadh following talks with Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Tags: News, Sweden, US, Un, Yemen, Riyadh, State, Salman, Pompeo, Hodeida, Mike Pompeo


Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Syrian Kurd militia

Relations between the United States and Turkey have long been strained by Washington's support for the Kurdish YPG, which Turkey views as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) that is waging a decades-long insurgency in Turkey. Speaking in Riyadh, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he did not think the threat would change plans to withdraw troops from Syria. Asked what Trump meant by economic devastation, he said: "You'll have to ask the president." "We have applied econ...
Tags: News, Washington, Turkey, Syria, United States, Trump, Ankara, Riyadh, State, Kurdistan Workers Party PKK, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo


Pompeo: Saudi Arabia must hold Jamal Khashoggi's killers accountable

US secretary of state speaks to reporters in Riyadh after talks with senior Saudi officialsThe Trump administration expects Saudi Arabia to hold “every single person” responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi accountable, the US secretary of state Mike Pompeo has said after talks with senior Saudi officials.Speaking to reporters at the end of a trip to Riyadh, Pompeo said he had raised the Khashoggi case in his meetings with King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, as wel...
Tags: Saudi Arabia, US, World news, US foreign policy, US news, Middle East and North Africa, Trump, King Salman, Riyadh, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo, Khashoggi, Jamal Khashoggi, Riyadh Pompeo


Khashoggi's killers must be held to account, Pompeo tells Saudi crown prince

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has told Saudi officials, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, that the killers of journalist Jamal Khashoggi must "be held accountable."
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Pompeo Presses Saudi Crown Prince on War, Murder and Diplomatic Rifts

President Trump has expressed support for Prince Mohammed bin Salman, but American officials want the prince to work toward greater stability in the region.
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, United States, State Department, Trump, Mike, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, Jamal, Pompeo, King of Saudi Arabia, United States International Relations, Mohammed bin Salman (1985-, Khashoggi


Pompeo Discusses Khashoggi Murder, Yemen Conflict With Saudi Leaders

The secretary of state met with Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh on Monday.
Tags: News, Riyadh, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, Pompeo, Khashoggi


Pompeo Discusses Jamal Khashoggi Murder With Saudi King Salman, MBS

"Every single person who has responsibility for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi needs to held accountable,” Pompeo said.
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Pompeo Meets With Crown Prince While In Saudi Arabia

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Saudi Arabia — the latest stop in his swing through the Middle East. While there, he met with Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman. What did they talk about?
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Pompeo Expected To Press Saudi Prince For Accountability In Journalist's Death

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Saudi Arabia — the latest stop in his swing through the Middle East. He's expected to meet with Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman.
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Pompeo: Trump threat to Turkey shows US commitment to Kurds

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. Pompeo said he had yet to speak with Turkish officials or Trump about the president’s tweeted threat […]
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Pompeo on diplomatic tightrope in Saudi talks over Khashoggi murder

The US Secretary of State walks a diplomatic tightrope amid pressure from American lawmakers for a tough response on Jamal Khashoggi's murde
Tags: US, State, Pompeo, Khashoggi, Jamal Khashoggi