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US denies pursuing containment policy with China

Pompeo demanded that China respect the human rights of Buddhists and Muslims, for which Yang told the US not to interfere in "China's internal affairs".

published on : 10th November 2018

US experts hail move to exempt India from certain sanctions for Chabahar Port development in Iran

The exemption provided to India is a much welcome and necessary step in the right direction, noted Bharath Gopalaswamy, director of the South Asian centre in the think-tank, Atlantic Council.

published on : 8th November 2018

Diwali celebrates triumph of light over darkness: Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo said that it is also a time of reflection and prayer when observers perform seva, or selfless service, without any expectation of reward or payment.

published on : 7th November 2018

US to exempt China, India, Japan from Iran oil sanctions: Mike Pompeo

Hours after sanctions were reimposed following the US withdrawal from a denuclearization deal, Pompeo said eight countries would be at least temporarily exempt from the ban on buying Iranian oil. 

published on : 5th November 2018

US to allow eight countries including India to continue buying Iran oil after Nov 5 sanctions

Pompeo said that countries like India, if it gets the exemption, would be asked to bring down their oil imports from Iran to zero in six months' time.

published on : 3rd November 2018

Journalist Khashoggi's murder violated international law: US Secretary of State Mike​ Pompeo

The top US diplomat nonetheless stressed that he wanted to preserve the decades-old alliance with Saudi Arabia and declined explicitly to criticize Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman,

published on : 1st November 2018

Mike Pompeo says US to fight China 'empire' of 'bribes'

Speaking to conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt, Pompeo said that the United States welcomed "commercial competition with China on a fair and reciprocal basis."

published on : 26th October 2018

Pakistan must make sincere efforts to curb terrorism on Afghan border: Mike Pompeo

Early this year, US President Donald Trump had suspended USD 300 million in security aid to Pakistan.

published on : 24th October 2018

Indian-American awarded at White House for combatting human trafficking

Appointed in July 2015, Minal Patel Davis has made a local impact on human trafficking in America's fourth-largest city from a policy-level perspective and by helped in advancing systems change.

published on : 19th October 2018

Mike Pompeo neither heard recording nor read transcript of Khashoggi's disappearance: US official

Khashoggi, 60, who has not been seen since entering Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month, is feared to have been killed inside the mission.

published on : 19th October 2018

US takes Khashoggi disappearance 'very seriously': Mike Pompeo

Pompeo says the Saudis assured him they will conduct a "complete, thorough" investigation into Khashoggi's disappearance.

published on : 18th October 2018

US diplomat Mike Pompeo meets Saudi king, prince on journalist Khashoggi's disappearance

Saudi officials previously have called Turkish allegations of kingdom killing Khashoggi as baseless, but reports in U.S. media on Tuesday suggested the Saudis may acknowledge the writer was killed.

published on : 16th October 2018

Mike Pompeo wants 'thorough' Saudi probe into Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance

Turkish officials allege he was murdered inside the consulate. Riyadh denies that and claims he left the compound on his own.

published on : 9th October 2018

China tells Mike Pompeo that US must stop 'misguided actions' 

Pompeo also invoked the cancellation of a meeting between US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Chinese counterpart, which was supposed to take place this month in Beijing.

published on : 8th October 2018

Kim Jong Un, Mike Pompeo agree to 2nd US-North Korea summit 'at earliest date' 

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has given a hint of what a grand bargain between the two countries could look like.

published on : 7th October 2018
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