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Pompeo meets EU’s top diplomat after Pence’s Iran accusations

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with the EU's top diplomat in Brussels on Friday, a day after Vice President Mike Pence accused America's traditional European allies of trying to undermine U.S. sanctions against Iran.

By |2019-02-15T06:53:39+00:00February 15th, 2019|Foreign Policy|0 Comments

Top US admiral in Mid-East warns of growing Iranian threat

Iran is in possession of improved and dangerous weapons systems that give Tehran the ability to threaten some of the world's most important waterways, according to the top American admiral in the Middle East.

By |2019-02-14T07:10:05+00:00February 14th, 2019|Defense, Foreign Policy|0 Comments

Acting Pentagon chief visits Baghdad to support Iraq, discuss Syria withdrawal

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan arrived in Baghdad on Tuesday for an unannounced visit during which he said he would stress the importance of Iraqi sovereignty and broach the issue of the future of U.S. troops there.

By |2019-02-12T06:48:14+00:00February 12th, 2019|Defense, Foreign Policy|0 Comments

Russia: we would be open to U.S. proposals for new nuclear pact

Russia would be prepared to consider new proposals from the United States to replace a suspended Cold War-era nuclear pact with a broader treaty that includes more countries, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Thursday.

By |2019-02-07T07:35:45+00:00February 7th, 2019|Defense, Foreign Policy|0 Comments