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GCC rift not in the best interest of world: Pompeo

GCC rift not in the best interest of world: Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called for an end to a long-running row between a Saudi-led bloc of countries and neighbouring Qatar.

US Secretary of State arrives in Doha

US Secretary of State arrives in Doha

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Doha Sunday to lead his country's delegation to the second round of Qatari-US Strategic Dialogue, to be held later in the day.

Pompeo's meeting with North Koreans postponed

Pompeo's meeting with North Koreans postponed

A meeting between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean officials set for Thursday in New York has been postponed and will be rescheduled "when our respective schedules permit," the US State Department said on Wednesday.

Pompeo vows to pursue North Korean denuclearisation talks

Pompeo vows to pursue North Korean denuclearisation talks

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo brushed off North Korean accusations of "gangster-like" diplomacy during negotiations in Pyongyang.

FM meets US Secretary of State

FM meets US Secretary of State

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met in Washington on Tuesday with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo ...

Pompeo stresses need for unity among Gulf allies

Pompeo stresses need for unity among Gulf allies

New US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed the need for unity among Gulf allies during a brief visit to Riyadh on Sunday.

Tillerson meets Syria opposition in Amman

Tillerson meets Syria opposition in Amman

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Syrian opposition negotiators in Jordan Wednesday for closed-door talks in the wake of a January peace summit hosted by regime backer Russia.

Tillerson dismisses talk of his departure as 'laughable'

Tillerson dismisses talk of his departure as 'laughable'

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday dismissed reports that the White House is weighing a plan under which he would be replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo as "laughable."

Iraq rejects US call for Iran-backed forces to end operations

Iraq rejects US call for Iran-backed forces to end operations

The Iraqi government dismissed a call from US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for Iranian-backed paramilitary units that helped Baghdad defeat Islamic State and capture the Kurdish-held city of Kirkuk to end operations in Iraq.

Emir, Tillerson hold talks on Gulf crisis

Emir, Tillerson hold talks on Gulf crisis

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al -Thani met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and his accompanying delegation at Al Bahr Palace in Doha yesterday.

Tillerson hails Kuwait's role for resolving Gulf crisis

Tillerson hails Kuwait's role for resolving Gulf crisis

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has praised the role being played by Kuwait "to diplomatically seek a resolution" to the ongoing Gulf crisis, the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) yesterday said.

Pakistan must adopt a different approach to terrorism -Tillerson

Pakistan must adopt a different approach to terrorism -Tillerson

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday that Pakistan must adopt a different approach to terrorism and the United States will condition its support on Islamabad's delivering results in this area.