One of the largest U.S. banks Wells Fargo demanded that several employees remove Chinese app TikTok with corporate phones, according to the Agency Bloomberg with reference to the official representative of the Bank.
"We identified a small number of Wells Fargo employees with corporate devices, which were installed TikTok," - said the Agency representative of the Bank. According to him "in response to concern about the protection of personal information and control and security measures TikTok and because the corporate device should be used only for work, we have instructed these officers to remove the app from devices."
The US President Donald trump said in an interview with columnist mark Thyssen, she did not want the withdrawal of the United States from NATO, but the allies have to pay fees.
According to his book "the Room where it happened: a memoir of the White house," former White house adviser on national security, John Bolton, trump wanted to threaten NATO leaders at the summit in 2018, the US withdrawal from the Alliance if they are to pay contributions of 2% of GDP. According to him, after that he talked about the threat of a trump to withdraw from NATO Secretary Mike Pompeo, they decided to convince him to stay in the Alliance, but possibly reducing the contributions of the United States. In the end, in his speech, trump did what you advised him to Bolton, he declared his support for NATO, but criticized the countries of the Alliance, which is still a small defense budgets.
The Russian foreign Ministry described the statements of US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Russia vote in the UN security Council on Syria another attempt to distort the facts in favor of selfish interests.
Pompeo previously urged countries to punish Russia and China for the veto when they vote in the UN security Council on the draft resolution, Belgium and Germany, extending by one year the operation of two border crossings ("Bab El-Hawa and Bab-es-Salam") on the border of Syria and Turkey to deliver cross-border humanitarian aid in Syria. The mandate of the action the PPC will expire on 10 July.
Russia refuses from meeting with US at the highest level, but while such arrangements between the parties there, said Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
"None of the agreements (about the exchange of high level visits between Russia and the United States - ed.) is not concluded, because the agreement about the visit indicate a specific date, a specific city ... But no one refuses the visits," - said Lavrov during an online session, "Primako readings."
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo rejected criticism of the United Nations in connection with the murder of the American forces, a senior Iranian General Qassem Soleimani.
"The blow that killed General Soleimani, was in response to the escalation of a series of armed attacks Iran and the militants, which it supports, forces and US interests in the middle East. The strike was to deter Iran from the organization or support further attacks against the U.S. and its interests, and to reduce the combat potential of the forces of "Quds," added Pompeo.
His unfounded claims about the detention of the ship with Iranian weapons to the Huthis are trying to justify the extension of the arms embargo, said the official representative of Iranian foreign Minister Abbas Mousavi.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo reported the interception at the end of June next cargo of Iranian weapons destined for Yemeni rebels-Houthis. According to him, the consignment consisted of 200 rocket-propelled grenades, more than 1,700 of Kalashnikovs and rockets and other weapons.
The US and the EU have made progress in discussing the resumption of travels of citizens between the countries, suspended since March because of the coronavirus, said the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"We have made progress, technological progress. We need to complete (negotiations). The system will be monitoring measures to ensure the correct time (open borders)," said Pompeo.
The USA is the world leader in the fight against the pandemic of coronavirus, said the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"Of course, the United States remains a leader in the (anti -) global pandemic... there is No doubt that the United States has been and will remain a world leader when it comes to not just a global pandemic, and global infrastructure and institutes of health," said U.S. Secretary of state at a briefing on Wednesday.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo urged countries to punish Russia and China for veto in the UN security Council on the humanitarian impact in Syria.
Earlier, Russia and China vetoed in the UN security Council to a draft resolution of Belgium and Germany, extending by one year the operation of two border crossings ("Bab El-Hawa and Bab-es-Salam") on the border of Syria and Turkey to deliver cross-border humanitarian aid in Syria. For the resolution voted by all the other 13 members of the UN security Council. The mandate of the action the PPC will expire on 10 July.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo asked Iraq to punish the perpetrators of the murder of a security expert Hisham al-Hashimi, who was killed in Baghdad on Monday.
"In the days before his death, he was constantly threatened by Iranian-backed groups. USA subscribe to the partner countries, strongly condemning the murder and demanding the government of Iraq to punish the guilty," said Pompeo at the briefing.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo has accused China of aggression in connection with the incident on the border of India, urged the world to join efforts to "significant" response to Beijing's policy.
"The Chinese have taken incredibly aggressive steps, and the Indians did everything they could to answer it," Pompeo said at a press conference on Wednesday.
The United States seized another shipment of Iranian weapons destined for Yemeni rebels, the Houthis, said the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"We prevented another shipment of arms bound to Houthis: June 28, U.S. and partner forces detained near the coast of Yemen the ship with cargo, including 200 rocket-propelled grenades, more than 1,700 Kalashnikovs, 21 missiles surface-to-air, several anti-tank missiles and other advanced weapons and missiles," said Pompeo at a press conference.
The President of the United States Donald trump confirmed the words of Secretary Mike Pompeo that Washington is considering to ban the work on the territory of the country Chinese apps TikTok, reports Bloomberg.
The White house said that a ban TikTok in the country – "one of many" options, which he sees as the answer to the situation with coronavirus.
China has decided to impose visa restrictions on U.S. citizens in response to similar actions of Washington against the officials of China because of the situation in Tibet, said at a briefing on Wednesday the official representative of the Chinese foreign Ministry Zhao Lijiang.
Earlier, Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the U.S. imposed visa restrictions against the officials of China who are involved in the restriction of entry of foreigners to the Tibetan Autonomous region of China. According to him, Beijing continues to "systematically impede travel in the Tibetan Autonomous region and other Tibetan areas of American diplomats and other officials, journalists and tourists, while PRC officials and other citizens have much greater access to the United States."
The Federal trade Commission and the U.S. Department of justice are investigating reports that a Chinese social network TikTok did not comply with the requirements to protect the privacy of children on the Internet, Reuters reported, citing sources.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo in an interview with Fox News channel, said that the United States is considering to ban the work on the territory of the country Chinese apps TikTok.
U.S. imposes visa restrictions against officials of the PRC who are involved in the restriction of entry of foreigners to the Tibetan Autonomous region of China, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"Today I am announcing visa restrictions for officials of the Chinese government and the Communist party of China, who will participate in the development or implementation of policies related to foreigners' access to Tibetan areas, in accordance with the law (USA) On the reciprocal access to Tibet from 2018," the statement says Pompeo.
The official representative of the Chinese foreign Ministry Zhao Lijiang stated that "won't waste time" to comment on statements by US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo about the situation in Hong Kong.
Pompeo previously accused the Chinese authorities in imposing censorship in Hong Kong "Orwellian". According to Pompeo, "local authorities in the spirit of Orwell's Central government has created the office of national security, began to remove books critical of the CCP, from library shelves, banned political slogans and now require schools to censor. He added that so far Hong Kong has prospered, because there's "allow free thinking and freedom of speech at the independent rule of law."
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo in an interview with Fox News channel, said that the United States is considering to ban the work on the territory of the country Chinese apps TikTok.
"As for the Chinese applications installed on the mobile phones of people, I can assure you that the United States will do all right," said Pompeo.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo accused the Chinese authorities in imposing censorship in Hong Kong "Orwellian".
"The Chinese Communist party continues to destroy free Hong Kong. Barely had the ink dried on the repressive national security act, as local authorities in the spirit of Orwell's Central government has created the office of national security, began to remove books critical of the CCP, from library shelves, banned political slogans and now require schools to impose censorship," - said in a statement, Pompeo.
The United States will do anything to protect Hong Kong residents that require fundamental freedoms, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
In an interview with the radio program Washington Watch it
The United States welcomes the independent sanctions regime of the United Kingdom for human rights violations, said on Monday the Minister of Finance of the United States Steven Mnuchin.
"The United States welcomes the established global sanctions regime for violation of human rights, which strengthens fight against the violation of human rights in the world. Use of the two countries on these important instruments vital for the prosecution of unscrupulous players for their actions," he wrote in his Twitter account.
The Prime Minister of Iraq, Mustafa al-Kazemi was released from the post of adviser on national security and the acting head of the national security Council Faleh al-Fayyad, the leader of the people's militia, "al-Hashd al-SHAABI", said Saturday the Iraqi media.
"On the basis of the public interest and with the consent of the Prime Minister and commander of the armed forces (Mustafa al-Kazemi - ed.) ... decided to release Faleh Faisal Fahd al-Fayyad from the post of acting head of the national security Council," - said in the text of the decree published on the website of the TV channel Al-Sumaria.
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko the greetings of the American colleague Donald Trump on the Day of independence of the United States noted the importance of building a durable and constructive relationship with Washington to Minsk "on the basis of common values and priorities", said on Saturday the press service of the head of the Republic.
The United States celebrate independence Day on July 4, Belarus had celebrated independence Day on 3 July. For this reason Lukashenko has congratulated trump, he, in particular, expressed the hope to strengthen cooperation between the two countries, including in the economic sphere, "an example of what was a historic first supply of American crude oil to Belarus this year."
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called on Belarus to hold free and fair presidential elections, said in his congratulatory message on the occasion of the independence Day of the Republic.
Independence day is annually celebrated in Belarus July 3 - in honor of the liberation of Minsk from Nazi invaders in 1944. Congratulations to Pompeo for this reason placed on the website of the us diplomatic mission in Minsk.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo believes that the expulsion of EU Ambassador to Venezuela will only lead to isolation of the country.
"Expulsion of the Ambassador, the EU is only further isolating Venezuela from free and democratic countries," Pompeo wrote on Twitter.
Germany for example, the United States should accept Russia as a threat and spend more money on defense, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"We regard Russia as a serious threat. The allocation of 1% of GDP on defense, as does Germany says, that they may not perceive it as a serious threat, as do the United States. They need to do," said Pompeo in a TV channel C-SPAN.
Tehran will consider requests for the supply of goods to Venezuela, if Caracas will send a request in, told RIA Novosti the official representative of the government of Iran, Ali Rabia.
"If in the future the government and people of Venezuela are going to need products that Iran can provide them, we seriously consider this question. US threats will not affect the determination to implement a free and legitimate trade between the two countries," said Rabia.
The United States urges the Turkish authorities to preserve Hagia Sophia in Istanbul the status of a Museum and leave it available for all people, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
Turkish leader Tayyip Erdogan said earlier that the Turkish Council of State will consider the possibility to change the status of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul (now it has the status of a Museum). According to the foreign Minister of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu said that his country was entitled to change the status of the Cathedral, turning it into a mosque, without taking into account the views of other States.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that Russia in Afghanistan confronts the United States, and repeated the charges in the sale of small arms to the Taliban.
"The fact that Russia is acting in Afghanistan in a manner that confronts US is not new," said Pompeo at a press conference.
The United States will continue to support Hong Kong residents and to respond to the actions of Chinese authorities to limit freedoms of the people of this territory, said U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
Chinese President XI Jinping signed on Tuesday a decree on the entry into force on 30 June of the law on the protection of national security of Hong Kong. Earlier on Tuesday, the standing Committee of vsekitajsky meeting of national representatives endorsed the law. PC NPC also decided to include the law in Annex III of the Basic law of the Special administrative region of Hong Kong.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo held a telephone conversation with a member of the Taliban leadership and demanded to respect the commitments on peaceful settlement in Afghanistan on the background of the scandal with accusations of "Russia's collusion with the Taliban," said the statement by state Department spokesman Morgan Ortagus.
"Secretary Mike Pompeo was found yesterday on a video conference with the Deputy head and chief negotiator of the Taliban Mullah (Abdul Ghani) by Baradaram. Discussed implementation of the agreement the United States and the Taliban. The Secretary of state has made clear our expectations that the Taliban would respect their obligations, including not to attack Americans", - is spoken in the message Ortagus.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo outlined the UN Security Council a grim picture in case of end of an embargo on arms deliveries to Iran: according to him, Tehran can use his freshly Russian aircraft to strike at Saudi Arabia, India, Italy and Poland.
"If you will not be able to take action, Iran will be able to buy made in Russia military aircraft, which can strike within a radius of three thousand kilometers, resulting in the crosshairs Iran will be cities such as Riyadh, new Delhi, Rome and Warsaw," said Pompeo in a virtual meeting of the UN security Council.
Hong Kong is not afraid of sanctions of the USA and other countries, said at a press conference on Tuesday, the head of administration of Hong Kong Carrie Lam.
Earlier, the Ministry of Commerce announced the suspension Monday of action preferential trade relations with Hong Kong, including the effect of exceptions to export restrictions. U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo in turn, announced that Washington Monday stops the supply of products for the defence sector and dual-use goods to Hong Kong.
The U.S. Department of Commerce has suspended Monday action preferential treatment with respect to Hong Kong, including the derogations from restrictions on exports, said in published on Tuesday a statement on the Ministry website.
It is noted that the Ministry is studying other measures to eliminate differences in the relationship with Hong Kong and China.
USA Monday stop shipments of defense products and dual-use equipment in Hong Kong, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
In the text of his statement on this matter issued by the state Department, it is clarified that in respect of the supply of such technologies to Hong Kong are introduced to the same restrictions as in China.
China has decided to impose visa restrictions against U.S. persons who interfere in the Affairs of Hong Kong, said Monday the official representative of the Chinese foreign Ministry Zhao Lijiang.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that Washington imposed visa restrictions against officials of the Communist party of China for "undermining the autonomy of Hong Kong and the violation of human rights".
The US and China are conducting a serious struggle for the redivision of the world, said President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.
"You've probably noticed that there is a serious struggle for the redivision of the world. On the world map appeared a new state - powerful, which, perhaps reluctantly, but challenged the monopoly of the United States of America. And this state - people's Republic of China. There is a strong nuclear power... They do everything independently: they burst into space, they have mastered the most modern weapons. And this economy - to export the first production - second only to America. Of course, Americans are worried, they woke up. What it's like to lose a monopoly? It's become poorer," - said Lukashenko on Friday during a meeting with representatives of the Minsk region. A fragment of the meeting showed the TV channel "Belarus 1" on Sunday.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that we cannot allow China belonged to the waters of the South China sea, as his Empire, and promised to make a statement on this subject in the near future.
In addition, Pompeo said that "the United States welcomes the clear commitment of leaders of ASEAN countries to settle disputes in the South China sea in accordance with international law, including (norms of the UN Convention on the law of the sea) UNCLOS".
China protested the United States in response to the decision of the American side to impose sanctions against Chinese officials for Hong Kong, said in a statement from the office of the Chinese foreign Ministry in Hong Kong.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that Washington imposed visa restrictions against officials of the Communist party of China for "undermining the autonomy of Hong Kong and the violation of human rights".
The Chinese Embassy in the United States called visa restrictions against Chinese officials imposed by Washington because of Hong Kong, the wrong decision and called to cancel it.
Earlier Friday, U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo reported that the U.S. imposed visa restrictions against officials of the Communist party of China for "undermining the autonomy of Hong Kong and the violation of human rights".
The US imposed visa restrictions against officials of the Communist party of China for "undermining the autonomy of Hong Kong and the violation of human rights", said on Friday the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
He said that the introduction of visa limitations "to fulfill this President trump's promise to punish members of the Communist party of China responsible for the looting of Hong Kong's freedoms."
The U.S. Department of state renew passport for travel abroad, said on Thursday to journalists by the Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
We need passports to citizens of the United States solely for travel abroad, as the country as ID usually use a driver's license.
The sanctions that the U.S. imposed against the Iranian captains of tankers for the supply of fuel to Venezuela, show the failure pressure of Washington, said the official representative of Iranian foreign Minister Abbas Mousavi.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the United States imposed sanctions against five captains of the Iranian tankers for the supply of fuel to Venezuela.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo has accused China of "empty promises" to African people during the Sino-African summit.
"On the Sino-African summit, unfortunately, we saw more empty promises and repetitive platitudes of the Communist party of China (CPC)," - said in a statement, Pompeo issued by the state Department on Wednesday.
. The US raised the reward for information about the whereabouts of the leader of the banned terrorist group "Islamic state"* up to 10 million dollars, said on Wednesday the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"I am pleased to announce that the US state Department increased the reward for information on the whereabouts of the new leader* up to $ 10 million," said Pompeo at a press briefing at the state Department.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo once again stated about the alleged dangers of compromised data through Huawei technologies and transfer them to China.
In this regard, he argues that sanctions on Chinese corporations are gaining support around the world.
US will not allow the flow of weapons to Iran's Russian and Chinese aircraft, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"If the UN embargo on arms supplies to Iran expires in October, Iran will be able to buy new fighters like the Russian su-30 and the Chinese J-10. With these extremely deadly aircraft of Europe and Asia can be under the eye of Iran. USA would never allow it," wrote Pompeo in Twitter.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif has accused US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo in an attempt to mislead the public, misleading words about the Russian and Chinese aircraft on duty from Tehran.
Earlier, the us diplomat wrote on Twitter that the United States will not allow the lifting of the arms embargo against Iran, because this will give Iran the ability to buy including Russian and Chinese weapons, resulting in "Europe and Asia can be under the eye of Iran."
The American leader Donald trump wanted to threaten NATO leaders at the summit in 2018, the US withdrawal from the Alliance, if they continue to support the project of the pipeline "Nord stream - 2," recalls former White house adviser on national security, John Bolton.
This is stated in his book "the Room where it happened: a memoir of the White house," which went on sale Tuesday.
Former White house adviser for national security John Bolton States that he proposed to the President of the United States Donald Trump is not to consider unilateral withdrawal from the Treaty eliminating intermediate-range and reciprocal with Russia, but he refused.
This is stated in his book "the Room where it happened: a memoir of the White house," which went on sale Tuesday.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo has called for the prosecution of canadian citizens in espionage against the Chinese government, politically motivated and groundless.
"USA are extremely concerned about the decision of the people's Republic of China (PRC) to press charges against the canadian nationals Michael Kovriga and Michael Spavor. These accusations are politically motivated and totally baseless. The United States supported Canada, calling on Beijing to immediately release the two men, and reject the use of these unnecessary detentions to coerce Canada", - reads the statement of the Secretary of state.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called the ex-presidential Advisor Donald trump for security John Bolton is a traitor, and his book about the White house lying.
"To our friends around the world want to say: you know, America President trump is a force for good," added Pompeo.
The U.S. does not confirm the intention to promote the process of denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, extending sanctions against the DPRK, told RIA Novosti on Thursday the head of the international Committee of the Federation Council Konstantin Kosachev.
"The next extension of Washington's sanctions against North Korea – an act probably of a ritual nature, regularly extended since 2008. The reason of sanctions called "the existence and risk of proliferation of fissile materials suitable for use in weapons on the Korean Peninsula and the actions and policies of the government of North Korea", and on this basis to renew them indefinitely," - said the politician.
The President of the United States Donald trump after reports that Secretary of state Mike Pompeo rudely criticized in his address, said that he had with the head of the state Department "very good relations", the newspaper Wall Street Journal.
Previously, the newspaper the New York Times referring to a book, the former adviser to trump John Bolton said that during the first summit of the U.S.-Korea in 2018 Pompeo gave Bolton a note in which was written: "He (trump edition) carries a complete nonsense".
The US President Donald trump said that he considers "cool" idea of invading Venezuela, according to the Washington Post referring to a book, the former adviser to trump John Bolton, which should be published next week.
Earlier in may, trump said that "if he wanted to go to Venezuela, he would not make a secret of it".
USA impose new sanctions against Syria in the framework of the law "Caesar", they will also be the President of SAR Bashar al-Assad and his wife, the statement said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"Today the Treasury and the Department of state announced 39 names (in the sanctions list - ed.) in accordance with the law of "Caesar" and the decree 13894 as the beginning of what will become a consistent campaign of economic and political pressure to deprive the Assad regime of revenue and support," the statement said Pompeo.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called on the international community to demand Iran's full cooperation with the IAEA.
Speaking to the IAEA Board of governors on Monday, IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi called on Iran to provide immediate access to two facilities that already more than four months Tehran will not allow the Agency's inspectors. Director General of the IAEA also expressed concern that almost a year Iran will not enter into meaningful discussion to clarify issues related to possible undeclared nuclear material and nuclear activity. At the same time, Grossi said that Iran is on the same level continues to cooperate with the IAEA on monitoring of the implementation of the nuclear deal, despite the January statement of Tehran on the termination of all obligations of the AGREEMENT.
Yesterday in the Moscow city court announced the verdict in one of the most high-profile cases recently: fifty-year-old Paul Whelan was sentenced to sixteen years in a penal colony for espionage.
The reaction of the States was expected — lightning fast and sharp. U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan stated that he was "disappointed and outraged". A few hours later, when the ocean morning came, the battle joined Secretary of state Mike Pompeo. He also expressed outrage via Twitter and demanded "the immediate release" Whelan.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo can meet with a member of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Communist party of China Yang Jiechi, who oversees international issues on Wednesday, reports the newspaper South China Morning Post, citing informed sources.
Previously, the newspaper Politico, citing sources reported that Pompeo plans to hold a meeting with representatives of the Chinese government in Hawaii.
The EU foreign Ministers meeting with U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo discussed the launch of the peace process in the middle East after a long break and called for the ability to use the American "deal of the century" to intensify international efforts in this direction, said at a press conference following the meeting, EU high representative for foreign and security policy of the EU, Josep Borrell.
"In the middle East we clearly stressed that at this stage it is important to encourage Israelis and Palestinians to trust a meaningful political process. We agreed that the plan the United States has created a certain momentum in the political process, which was suspended for too long a period. But this impulse can be used to start joint international efforts based on existing international agreements. We in the EU are willing to support and facilitate this process," said Borrell.
The EU foreign Ministers on the talks with U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called on Washington to reconsider the intention to leave the world health organization (who), said at a press conference on the results of the videoconference, the head of European diplomacy Josep Borrell.
"We discussed the statement of the United States of their intention to leave the who, we urged the US to reconsider this decision, because global problems need global solutions and multilateral instruments. Now more than ever a need for a multilateral approach," said Borrell.
Undersecretary Mike Pompeo demanded the immediate release of an American, Paul Whelan, who was convicted in Russia for 16 years in prison for espionage.
"Outraged by the verdict handed down today the Floor Whelan... Appeal to the Russian authorities with the Floor continues to cause terror," wrote the Secretary of state on Twitter.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the angry sentence American Semi Whelan, convicted in Russia for espionage, and demands his immediate release.
"Outraged by the verdict handed down today the Floor Whelan... Appeal to the Russian authorities with the Floor continues to cause terror, and we demand his immediate release," wrote the Secretary of state in Twitter.
Foreign Ministers of 27 EU countries will hold on Monday a videoconference with the participation of US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo, which will discuss the middle East peace process and relations with China and the situation in Libya.
As for the Palestinian-Israeli peace process, the European Ministers intend to reaffirm the unacceptability of the annexation of the Palestinian territories, announced by the Israeli government. "Annexation is contrary to international law and could trigger tensions in the region", - said the European official. He said that the Secretary of state of the United States "will concentrate on China."
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo plans to hold a meeting with representatives of the Chinese government in Hawaii, according to the newspaper Politico, citing sources.
According to the newspaper, your travel plans Pompeo is still being finalized.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Friday discussed by phone with the EU high representative for foreign and security policy of Josep Borrell the situation in Libya, said the state Department.
The European Union on 31 March announced that it is launching a new naval mission IRINI control over compliance with the UN embargo on arms supplies to Libya. According to the EU statement, the new military mission to thwart the smuggling of weapons and natural resources of Libya. For the tracing of illicit weapons across land borders and by air, the EU uses satellites and aircraft observations. The mandate of the mission IRINI will run until 31 March 2021.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo has congratulated Russians on Day of Russia and expressed the two countries ' cooperation during the Second world war.
"The world community celebrates the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second world war, and the United States to honor the shared sacrifice of all who worked on the defeat of Nazism, including the millions of Russian soldiers and civilians who have experienced great hardship and death. We must never forget that ultimately, the cooperation of the great powers, including our two countries and put an end to Nazi aggression in Europe," said Pompeo.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that concerned about the sentence to the former employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul on charges of espionage.
According to him, Topuz which was 8 years and 9 months in prison for 30 years engaged in the promotion of law enforcement cooperation between the two countries.
Some Russians in US prisons tested for coronavirus, the results are negative, is reflected in the responses of Russia's Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov to the media on the website of the foreign Ministry.
"After our appeals to the American authorities, many compatriots were provided with qualified medical aid. Some of the convicts have already tested for the coronavirus. Fortunately, the results are negative," - said Antonov.
The US accuses international criminal court of bias and corruption investigations, said in a statement on Thursday the statement by the press Secretary of the White house Keighley Makineni.
"Despite repeated calls by the United States and our allies to reform, the international criminal court has not taken steps to reform itself and continues to attempt to conduct politically motivated investigations against us and our allies, including Israel," - the document says.
The Moldovan oligarch Vladimir plahotniuc, has filed a lawsuit in new York court against Secretary of state Mike Pompeo to challenge the decision declaring him an undesirable person on the territory of States, reported on Thursday at a briefing by the socialist MEP Bogdan Tirdea.
In December 2019 law enforcement bodies of Moldova sent to the competent authorities in Romania, the UK and the USA inquiry about the whereabouts of Plahotniuc, who also has documents in the name of Vladislav Novak. Earlier it became known that the United States has made Plahotniuc and his family on the sanctions list.
The official representative of Chinese foreign Ministry Hua Chunying called hypocrisy and is another manifestation of double standards, the annual U.S. report on religious freedoms in the world.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo, presenting an annual report on religious freedoms in the world, has again accused China of the persecution of believers. According to him, "the Communist party of China requires all religious leaders to obey the leadership of the CPC and to make the Communist dogma in the teachings and practice of their religions." It has also accused China of mass detentions of Uighurs in Xinjiang and the persecution of Tibetan Buddhists and Falun Gong. Finally, Pompeo said about the absence in China of the rule of law, freedom of speech, peaceful protest and religious freedom, whereas in the US, according to him, it's all there.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called on the opposing sides in Libya - the national consensus Government (NTC) and the Libyan national army (LNA) - to negotiate "without the intervention of Russia".
"The agreement between the NTC and the LDF for the resumption of negotiations under UN auspices is a good first step. Now you want some fast and good-faith negotiations to implement the ceasefire and the launch of the inter-Libyan political talks. It was time for all Libyans on all sides to ensure that Russia or any other country could intervene in the sovereignty of Libya for their own games," Pompeo said at a briefing at the state Department.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called dismissed the inspector General of the Department of state Steve LINIK "bad player."
"That's what I want to say, Steve Linnik was a bad player in the Central office here. He did not fulfill the mission of making our work and us better... that's not what did Mr. Linnik," said Pompeo, speaking to reporters on Wednesday.
The United States and Iraq will begin on 11 June strategic dialogue, said the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
"The government (of Iraq) agreed to a strategic dialogue, he will start tomorrow, assistant Secretary of state (David) Hale will head the dialogue with the representatives of the ministries of defense, Finance, and other agencies and Iraqi counterparts," said Pompeo at a press conference.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Tuesday accused Chinese authorities of putting pressure on Britain through the Huawei and HSBC Bank.
He noted that Huawei, based in Shenzhen, is a "continuation of the state intelligence service of the Communist party of China."
Provision for other States to assist Russia in liquidation of consequences of emergency spill of fuel in Norilsk accepts the leadership of the country, said the first Deputy head EMERCOM of Russia Alexander Chupriyan.
"Thank you very much to all countries who want us to help. The country's political leadership will determine here or not. Currently of forces and means sufficient for prompt and effective use of (their) elimination of emergency situations", — said Chupriyan.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo compare how China applies to Hong Kong, with the broken promises of the Europeans, Nazi Germany.
"Of course, the case when Communist party of China broke promises in their contract with the UK and decided to deny Hong Kong people in the promised freedoms, it seems some of the promises that were violated in the days when Germany played against the rest of Europe," said Pompeo in an interview with The Daily Caller (the text of the conversation was circulated by the press service of the state Department).
The offer of U.S. assistance to Russia in connection with situation with the oil spill in Norilsk, though belated, but very commendable, said RIA Novosti Senator Oleg Morozov.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo earlier expressed regret in connection with the oil spill in Norilsk and expressed readiness to help Russia in the struggle with its consequences.
The US proposal to assist in the elimination of ecological accidents in Norilsk can be welcomed as a good gesture, but with regard to its practical relevance, it can only assess experts, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Saturday expressed regret in connection with the oil spill in Norilsk and expressed readiness to help Russia in the struggle with its consequences.
Secretary of state Mike Pompeo has offered Russia assistance in liquidation of consequences of the oil spill in Norilsk.
He called the situation sad and said that the American side is ready to provide technical expertise and help in the struggle with the consequences, despite disagreements between Moscow and Washington.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo once again accused China of trying to use the protests in the United States to extract political benefits.
Earlier the adviser to the President of the United States Donald trump on national security Robert O'brien in interview to TV channel ABC claimed that the Chinese in the published posts in social networks, "enjoying the chaos" in the United States. According to him, this activity went directly from the government of China.
The decision of the NASDAQ stock market require guarantees from there traded companies on compliance with international standards of reporting and inspections should become a model for all world exchanges, said on Friday the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
According to him, the decision of NASDAQ is particularly important given the "fraudulent practices related to financial statements in the companies located in China."
The US has provided to a number of countries 180 million dollars for the purchase of the ventilator used for the treatment of patients with coronavirus, said the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.
He did not say which countries it is.
The former head of British intelligence MI6, Richard Dirlam believes that the coronavirus COVID-19 originated in the laboratory in the Chinese city of Wuhan and spread due to an accident in the lab, reports the Telegraph.
The former head of British intelligence in an interview said that he is familiar with the new "important" research report, which stated that the virus did not appear naturally, but were artificially created by the Chinese scientists. According to him, we are talking about a scientific article in the British and Norwegian scientist, which appeared this week.
Beijing urged Washington to stop any interference in the Affairs of China, said at a briefing on Thursday, foreign Ministry spokesman of China, Zhao Lijiang in response to the U.S. statement on events in Tiananmen square in 1989.
The United States annually publish statements in connection with the anniversary of the events of 1989 in China, this year, Washington urged Beijing to a full, public reporting about those who were killed or went missing. In addition, U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Tuesday met with living in the West of Chinese dissidents-the participants of the events in Tiananmen square in 1989.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo met with Chinese dissidents-the participants of the events in Tiananmen square in 1989, reported in connection with the 31st anniversary of the suppression of student demonstrations in Beijing, the U.S. state Department.
The meeting was held on Tuesday, it was attended by four living in the West during the protests: student leaders Wang Tribute and Henry Lee, the writer and ideologist of the movement for reform su Passenger and Lian Lee, who as a student came to the protests in Beijing from Hong Kong.
More than a hundred American and foreign journalists suffered from actions of police in the United States in the light of the riots in the United States, said Tuesday the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
In his post on Facebook Zakharova wrote that "today the schedule of Secretary Mike Pompeo is the meeting with the "survivors during the events in Tiananmen square", accompanied by a publication in the social network screenshots graphics Pompeo. She noted that "outside Department office in Washington, there is a massacre between police and protesters, which have a story to tell about survival in the squares, but international hypocrisy has not been canceled".
Moscow considers unacceptable the stay in the American prison of Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko and other Russian citizens on the background of the situation with coronavirus, hoping for a manifestation of humanism from Washington, according to the foreign Ministry.
As noted in comments on the Ministry's website, Moscow continues to monitor closely the situation in the United States in prison or under investigation by the citizens.
The administration of U.S. President Donald trump's plans to sell Saudi Arabia about 7.5 thousand precision-guided bombs at approximately $ 500 million, reports the Wall Street Journal, citing sources in the U.S. Congress.
According to sources, prior notification on plans for the sale and delivery was in mid-January sent to the Senate Committee on foreign relations and the house Committee on foreign Affairs. Sources said that if approved Saudi Arabia buy in USA 7500 high-precision aviation bombs, Paveway IV, manufactured by Raytheon Technologies.
While all eyes are on racial unrest in American Minneapolis, reminded the world about the state of Affairs is not in the Hollywood "society welfare and equality", but in the real United States, balancing on an increasingly fine line of civil unrest, the US President told all about where the threat to peace.
The world suffers from illegal actions of the Chinese government, said Donald trump. And although technically the US President talked about the coronavirus, meant he was not only a pandemic, because in his statement on Friday accused Beijing of all sins. China robbed States like no other, his policy is a threat to U.S. national security, Beijing is pursuing an expansionist policy in the Pacific generally and constantly violates the Americans and other countries promises. Horror, and only here and Hong Kong seized:
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo called fictive decision of the Supreme court of Venezuela recognized the legitimacy of the ousting of opposition leader Juan Guido from the post of speaker of Parliament.
The constitutional chamber of the Supreme court of Venezuela, TSJ has recognised a legally valid management team of the new National Assembly, elected by the deputies in January in 2020-2021 years
Democratic congressmen from the foreign Affairs Committee of the U.S. house of representatives headed by Chairman Elliot Engel on Friday sent a letter to Secretary of state Mike Pompeo, in which he condemned the coming US withdrawal from the Treaty on open skies and demanded an explanation in connection with this step.
The President of the United States Donald trump last week announced that Washington was six months out of the Treaty on open skies and will be outside of the agreement, while Russia "does not fulfill its obligations." However, he did not rule out the development of new agreements. Russia has repeatedly denied accusations by the U.S. in breach of Contract. The Russian foreign Ministry said that Moscow will negotiate with the United States, including by Contract, only on a reciprocal basis, and any ultimatums from Washington are unacceptable.
China is ready to take the necessary countermeasures if the U.S. continues to interfere in the Affairs of Hong Kong, said at a briefing on Friday, foreign Ministry spokesman of China, Zhao Lijiang.
"The U.S. should immediately stop interfering in the Affairs of Hong Kong, if they continue to insist on intervention, China is willing to take the necessary countermeasures," - said the diplomat.
Any US sanctions in respect of Hong Kong are a double-edged sword, they hurt the interests of both parties, the statement said the Hong Kong government.
As stated earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo, he informed the Congress that Hong Kong "is no longer Autonomous from China", although it provided for the transfer of the territory from Britain to the Chinese authorities in 1997. Estimate the change of Department involves a change in policy towards Hong Kong, but Pompeo did not specify that it could be taken by the administration.
UK and USA want to discuss on Friday in the UN security Council the situation around Hong Kong, reported RIA Novosti a source in the security Council.
"The US and Britain want to discuss in the section "miscellaneous" the situation with Hong Kong," - said the Agency interlocutor.
The head of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Leonid Slutsky called the lifting of US sanctions exemptions for Iran, the continuation of the aggressive pressure from Washington to Tehran, and is part of a White house campaign to overthrow the regimes.
Earlier, the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo said that the United States cease all exceptions from sanctions for Iranian peaceful nuclear energy, not counting the 1-th unit of the Bushehr nuclear power plant. This is one of the final cuts imposed on Iran in compliance with nuclear deal in 2015. Washington gave two months to the completion of the peaceful nuclear program of Iran, which would then be subject to sanctions.