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 2020-12-16 15:16 

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Mike Pompeo tests negative for Covid-19, will quarantine after close contact with positive case...

A State Department spokesman declined to identify the individual who tested positive.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-12-09 16:37 

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Pompeo urges US universities to scrutinise China...

ATLANTA (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (Dec 9) urged US universities to scrutinise China's assistance and students, warning that Beijing was set on stealing innovation.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-23 21:00 

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Saudi Arabia denies crown prince met Israeli PM...

JERUSALEM Saudi Arabia has denied Israeli media reports of landmark talks between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and its Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a visit by United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.. Read more at straitstimes...

 2020-11-22 19:30 

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Mike Pompeo confirms US withdrawal from Open Skies Treaty, blames Russia...

The treaty allows countries to fly over each other's territory for unarmed reconnaissance flights.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-20 21:00 

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Pompeo visits Israeli West Bank settlement, Golan Heights in US first...

SHAAR BINYAMIN (West Bank) Mr Mike Pompeo has become the first US Secretary of State to visit an Israeli West Bank settlement and the Golan Heights, in a show of solidarity that has led Palestinians to accuse him of helping to cement Israeli control over ...

 2020-11-19 13:29 

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Pompeo visits Israeli settlement in occupied West Bank, says BDS movement 'anti-Semitic'...

JERUSALEM (NYTIMES, AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Thursday (Nov 19) that the Trump administration now viewed an international campaign to boycott, divest from and impose sanctions on Israel, or the BDS movement, as anti-Semitic and will...

 2020-11-18 18:20 

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Bahrain urges Israel-Palestinian peace in historic Jerusalem meeting...

Bahrain's foreign minister was joined by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-17 14:33 

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US Secretary of State Pompeo in Turkey for fraught visit with no official talks...

ISTANBUL (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo paid a fraught visit to Istanbul on Tuesday (Nov 17) that included no official meetings and an agenda focused on religious freedoms that Ankara dismissed as...

 2020-11-16 21:00 

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France looks to Biden era as Pompeo starts visit...

PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron will be forced to walk a diplomatic tightrope when he hosts US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, a staunch defender of President Donald Trump, for talks this week while at the same time seeking to build relations with ...

 2020-11-10 21:09 

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US to hold economic talks with Taiwan, Mike Pompeo says...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Undersecretary of State Keith Krach, who angered China with a visit to Taipei in September, will lead economic talks with Taiwan this month, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday (Nov 10).. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-10 19:26 

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Mike Pompeo promises 'smooth transition' to a second Trump term...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday (Nov 10) promised the world a...

 2020-11-10 17:26 

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Mike Pompeo confirms US sale of F-35 jets to UAE, after its recognition of Israel...

The deal is part of a US$23.37 billion (S$31 billion) package.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-11-05 06:39 

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South Korea's top diplomat to visit US amid election uncertainty...

The trip came at the invitation from US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-30 21:00 

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The real reasons for Pompeo's visit to Asia...

Less than a week after his arrival in Jakarta, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo may turn into a lame duck foreign minister, along with his boss, President Donald Trump. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-30 21:00 

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Pompeo repeats call for help against Chinese security threat...

HANOI US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo wound up a visit to Asia in Vietnam yesterday after a tour marked by his repeated calls for help for the US in confronting security threats posed by China.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-30 21:00 

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The real reasons for Pompeo's visit to Asia...

Asia News Network writers review US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to Asia. Here are excerpts.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-29 22:15 

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US wants to cooperate with Indonesia 'in new ways' on South China Sea...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo praised Indonesia's "decisive action" in safeguarding its maritime sovereignty in the waters surrounding Natuna Islands. . Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-29 21:00 

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US wants to cooperate with Indonesia 'in new ways' on S. China Sea...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday rejected China's...

 2020-10-29 03:45 

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Pompeo to find 'new ways' to cooperate with Indonesia in South China Sea...

JAKARTA (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday (Oct 29) said Washington would find new ways to cooperate with Indonesia in the South China Sea and respected Jakarta's efforts to safeguard its own waters while rejecting China's...

 2020-10-28 21:00 

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Pompeo slams China for being a 'predator' on Sri Lanka visit...

COLOMBO US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called China's communist government a...

 2020-10-27 12:23 

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Asian Insider, Oct 27: Xi's power moves; US-India deepen ties with eye on China...

Hi all, In today's bulletin: Chinese President Xi Jinping moves to consolidate power; US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Mark Esper visit India to strengthen ties; Muhyiddin wins a temporary lifeline; Ant group's record-settin...

 2020-10-27 02:47 

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Pompeo in India for talks on China 'threats'...

NEW DELHI (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo opened talks in India on Monday (Oct 27), kicking off a four-country Asia tour that he has said will focus on the...

 2020-10-24 21:00 

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Pompeo set to bolster US allies against China in Asia tour this week...

NEW DELHI US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is flying to India this week to strengthen strategic ties with a nation that is locked in a military stand-off with China, in Washington's latest effort to bolster allies against Beijing.. Read more at strai...

 2020-10-22 21:00 

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US names six more China media firms as foreign missions...

WASHINGTON/BEIJING US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday that the State Department was designating the American operations of six more China-based media companies as foreign missions, a move he said was aimed at pushing back against com...

 2020-10-20 13:01 

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Asian Insider, Oct 20: Australia to join Malabar naval drills; Half of India could have Covid-19 by Feb...

Hi all, In today's bulletin: India invites Australia for Malabar naval drills with Japan, US in a boost for the Quad; US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Sri Lanka, Maldives; Why China needs rich farmers; Singapore's role in the global Cova...

 2020-10-20 08:11 

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US's Pompeo to visit Sri Lanka and Maldives as China threat looms...

COLOMBO/MALE (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Sri Lanka and the Maldives this month, officials of both Indian Ocean nations said on Tuesday (Oct 20), as Washington seeks to counter China's growing influence in the region.. Read...

 2020-10-18 15:23 

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Pompeo warns of sanctions for any arms sales to Iran...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday (Oct 18) said that arms sales to Iran would breach UN resolutions and result in sanctions, after Teheran said the longstanding UN embargo on arms trade with the Islamic republic had expired.. ...

 2020-10-10 21:00 

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Pompeo warns of China risks ahead of US-India talks...

WASHINGTON US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has called for closer ties with India as he warned of China's growing might on its doorstep, amid a flurry of diplomacy between the world's two largest democracies.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-10 02:33 

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Pompeo warns of China risks ahead of US-India talks...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday (Oct 9) urged closer ties with India as he warned of China's growing might on its doorstep, amid a flurry of diplomacy between the world's two largest democracies.. Read more at strait...

 2020-10-08 15:38 

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Trump launches rare attack on loyal aides Mike Pompeo, William Barr...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US President Donald Trump on Thursday (Oct 8) voiced rare criticism of two of his most steadfast aides, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Attorney-General William Barr, less than a month before elections.. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2020-10-07 05:40 

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China urges US to drop 'Cold War' mentality...

BEIJING (REUTERS) - China said on Wednesday (Oct 7) that the United States should stop its unprovoked attacks and accusations against China, accusing US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of maliciously creating political confrontation and smearing Beijing.. ...

 2020-10-06 21:00 

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Pompeo slams China, seeks support from Asian allies...

TOKYO US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Japan yesterday to rally support from Washington's closest allies in Asia, calling for deeper collaboration with Japan, India and Australia as a bulwark against China's growing regional influence.. R...

 2020-10-06 12:34 

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Asian Insider, Oct 6: Mike Pompeo in Tokyo for meeting of Quad ministers; Singapore to negotiate more air travel bubbles...

Hi all, In today's bulletin: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo builds ties with Japan; Indonesians protest new jobs law; Hong Kong's Carrie Lam defends punishment of teachers for pushing politics; Australia unveils new budget with record deficit t...

 2020-10-06 03:41 

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Pompeo hails Japan PM Suga 'force for good' during visit to boost solidarity against China...

TOKYO (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday (Oct 6) hailed new Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga as a...

 2020-10-04 21:00 

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Pompeo shortens Asia trip as virus hits top US officials...

WASHINGTON US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will shorten his travel to Asia this week as the White House deals with the spread of the coronavirus among its top officials.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-04 02:59 

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Pompeo shortens upcoming Asia trip after Trump falls ill with Covid-19...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will depart for Japan on Sunday (Oct 4) but will not go to Mongolia and South Korea as originally planned, the State Department said on Saturday, after President Donald Trump was diagnosed and hospi...

 2020-10-03 21:00 

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Pompeo's Asia visit shows strong US commitment to region: Envoy...

WASHINGTON US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's upcoming visit to Asia demonstrates Washington's strong commitment to allies and partners in the region, the top American diplomat for East Asia, Mr David Stilwell, has said.. Read more at straitstime...

 2020-10-02 16:05 

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Pompeo visit shows strong US commitment to Asia, says top East Asia diplomat David Stilwell...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit to Asia next week demonstrates Washington's strong commitment to allies and partners in the region, the top American diplomat for East Asia, David Stilwell, said on Friday (Oct 2).. ...

 2020-10-02 09:51 

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US State Secretary Pompeo reconsidering his trip to Asia after Trump tests positive for coronavirus...

BELGRADE (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday (Oct 2) he was reconsidering his upcoming trip to Asia as a precaution after President Donald Trump and his wife tested positive to coronavirus.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-10-01 20:17 

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After criticism from Mike Pompeo, Vatican asserts right to go its own way on China...

ROME (REUTERS) - The Vatican's number two said on Thursday (Oct 1) after talks with Mike Pompeo that the two sides' positions on China remained far apart and firmly asserted the Holy See's right to pursue an accord with Beijing denounced by th...

 2020-09-30 05:16 

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in tense visit to Vatican as US presidential vote nears...

ROME (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Rome on Wednesday (Sept 30), just a month ahead of the US presidential elections and hot on the heels of a diplomatic breach with the Vatican, that experts see as an effort to win conservative Catholic...

 2020-09-30 00:56 

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Pompeo to visit East Asia next week amid frosty US-China ties...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to Japan, Mongolia and South Korea next week, the State Department announced on Tuesday (Sept 29), a crucial visit to solidify ties with the regional allies at a time when Washington'...

 2020-09-29 12:16 

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Asian Insider, Sept 29: Covid-19 to push millions into poverty; Suga to host meet of some 'Indo-Pacific' members; China's five-part concurrent military drills...

Hi all, In today's bulletin: World Bank warns of another challenge shaping up - of millions more being pushed into poverty; US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to fly down to Japan for a meeting of 'Quad' members; China's military drills rai...

 2020-09-29 07:52 

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Pompeo wraps up Greece visit with naval base tour...

SODA, GREECE (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday (Sept 29) concludes a two-day visit to Greece with a tour of a strategically vital Nato base.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-09-26 21:00 

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Pompeo gearing up for White House run in 2024, say political pundits...

There is a growing understanding among political pundits that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is positioning himself for a run at the White House in 2024.. Read more at straitstimes.com....

 2020-09-24 21:00 

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Pompeo warns US politicians of Chinese 'influence'...

WASHINGTON US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned US politicians at the state and local level to be vigilant around Chinese diplomats whom he said could be trying to woo them as part of Beijing's propaganda and espionage campaign.. Read more at ...

 2020-09-23 20:07 

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Mike Pompeo warns US politicians to be alert to Chinese 'influence and espionage'...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (Sept 23) warned US politicians at the state and local level to be vigilant around Chinese diplomats who he said could be trying to woo them as part of Beijing's propaganda and espi...

 2020-09-23 09:49 

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Mike Pompeo hits campaign trail for Trump in shift for top diplomat...

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is ramping up his domestic appearances before overwhelmingly Republican audiences, raising criticism that he's going on the campaign trail for President Donald Trump by taking part in event...

 2020-09-20 20:15 

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Pompeo accuses Europe of inaction over Iran arms...

WASHINGTON (AFP) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday (Sept 20) said European leaders...

 2020-09-19 04:24 

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China slams Pompeo for 'spreading rumours' during South America trip...

PARAMARIBO, SURINAME/GEORGETOWN, GUYANA (REUTERS) - China's embassies to Suriname and Guyana on Friday (Sept 18) accused US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo of...

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