Meeting Asia allies in Japan, Pompeo slams China’s ‘malign activity’

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 06:03:32 +0000

TOKYO: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned on Tuesday of Beijing’s “malign activity in the region” as he met with key Asia-Pacific allies in Tokyo, presenting a united front on an increasingly assertive China. The top US diplomat is meeting his Japanese, Australian and Indian counterparts on a trip that was scaled back […]

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Party criticizes Pompeo’s visit to Czech Republic

Credit to Author: Xinhua| Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 16:31:57 +0000

PRAGUE: United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tried to involve the Czech Republic into the US disputes against Russia and China during his Europe visit this week, but this is not in the interest of the Czech Republic, the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSCM) said on its website. “It is neither in […]

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Pompeo downplays possibility of summit with North Korea

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2020 05:26:47 +0000

SEOUL: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo downplayed the possibility of another summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un before the US presidential election, saying Trump would only want to engage if there were real prospects of progress. Pompeo’s comments during a forum in Washington on Wednesday followed repeated North […]

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US ‘looking at’ banning TikTok and other Chinese apps – Pompeo

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Tue, 07 Jul 2020 09:06:56 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the US is “looking at” banning Chinese social media apps, including TikTok, over allegations Beijing is using them to spy on users. India has already barred the wildly popular TikTok app over national security and privacy concerns while other countries are reportedly mulling similar measures. Asked on Monday […]

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US pushes UN to maintain sanctions pressure on NKorea

UNITED NATIONS, United States: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday (Saturday in Manila) urged UN member-states to keep tough economic sanctions fully in place on North Korea and maintain pressure on Kim Jong Un to dismantle Pyongyang’s nuclear program. “We need to see Chairman Kim do what he promised the world he would […]

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