Tag: Mike Pompeo

US tells China not to interfere with its journalists in Hong Kong

The US has warned China against interfering with American journalists working in Hong Kong, as a row between the two countries escalated. The two sides have expelled each other's reporters in tit-for-tat moves over recent months as they trade barbs over press freedom and the...

The Wuhan lab at the heart of the US-China virus spat

by Beiyi SEOW The Chinese laboratory accused by top American officials of being the source of the coronavirus pandemic conducts research on the world's most dangerous diseases. US President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have both claimed that there is evidence the pathogen...

North Korea demands Pompeo’s removal from US nuclear talks

North Korea on Thursday demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks over its banned nuclear programme, hours after the isolated state claimed to have tested a new kind of weapon. Describing Pompeo as "reckless" and immature, the foreign ministry said...

Pompeo: Second Trump-Kim summit to be held somewhere in Asia

Washington-- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he was dispatching a team to make preparations for the next summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, to be held somewhere in Asia late in February. Earlier this month, Pompeo met with...

Vivian Balakrishnan & Mike Pompeo talk, ahead of US & North Korea Summit held here

Yesterday, Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan spoke to the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Acording to the statement released by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs (MFA), the call was to congratulate Pompeo on his new appointment as well as for the two...