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The US has not decided how to respond to the unrest in Belarus

The US has not decided how to respond to events in Belarus, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

"We were very concerned about the elections and deeply disappointed that they were more free and fair. We have seen this behavior before, and we regret that and now this was happening. Then we saw the ensuing violence, the treatment of peaceful protesters is not the way you should handle them," said Pompeo.

Pompeo has threatened Russia a "great price" because of the rumors of a "deal" with the Taliban

U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo has threatened Russia with a "huge price" if confirmed the reports that she was paying the Taliban for killing American soldiers in Afghanistan.

At the end of June, the New York Times published an article that, citing unnamed representatives of the American special services claimed that Russian military intelligence allegedly offered associated with the Taliban militants rewards for attacking American soldiers in Afghanistan. No evidence of publication not cited.

U.S. tightening policy against the Chinese applications, and telecommunications companies

US tightening policy against telecommunications companies and applications China, said the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

"We are working to untrustworthy Chinese telecommunications company did not provide telecommunications services between the United States and other countries," Pompeo said at a briefing.

Iran's Supreme leader called the U.S. sanctions a crime

Us sanctions against Iran are a crime aimed at the collapse of the economy, said Iran's Supreme leader Ali Khamenei.

"Of course, the US sanctions is a crime, a great crime against the nation," said Khamenei, whose speech was shown in Iranian TV.

USA impose new sanctions against Iran

USA impose new sanctions against Iran, restricting the supply of metals and materials that can be used for nuclear, missile and military programs of the Islamic Republic, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

According to him, nuclear, and ballistic weapons program in Iran pose a "serious threat to international peace and security."

Pompeo praised the ability of the US to contain Russia

The US decision on the withdrawal of almost 12 thousand troops from Germany and their relocation to other European countries to NATO will not affect the ability of the US to contain Russia, said US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

"In those comments from Russia that I've seen says that they feel threatened by our action, because our soldiers will be deployed closer to Russia's borders," said Pompeo at the hearings in Congress.

In the United States are studying possible measures against TikTok

The US President Donald trump said that us authorities are studying possible measures against Chinese social network TikTok.

"We are studying TikTok," said trump to journalists, answering a question on possible action against the social network because of its relationship with the Chinese authorities.

The US imposed sanctions against the former energy Minister of Venezuela and his Deputy

The U.S. government has included in the sanctions list of the ex-Minister of electricity of Venezuela and his Deputy, said Secretary of state Mike Pompeo.

The former Minister, Luis Alfredo Motta Dominguez has also previously headed the national electricity Corporation Corpoelec, Deputy Minister of Eustacio Jose Lugo Gomez has also held the post of senior Manager.

Foreign Ministry: Moscow is watching the character of statements of the USA on the Arctic theme

Moscow is closely following the character and thrust of the statements by the United States on Arctic topics, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Ambassador at large of the MFA of Russia Nikolay Korchunov.

"We carefully monitor the nature and direction of the official statements of Washington for the Arctic theme. In General, the administration of Donald trump continues to emphasize the special role of the US in Northern Affairs, imposing their own approaches. It seeks to prevent the growing influence in the region "opponents" and counts with the support of allies to strengthen its position in the issue of development of Northern resources," said Korchunov.

Why the US is trying to revive the specter of the Communist threat?

Now Mike Pompeo will go down in history not as one of the most incompetent and narrow-minded (to put it mildly) secretaries of state of the United States, and as the man who declared war on China. The ideological war — and, as the first cold war with the Soviet Union, the current is declared, too, under anti-Communist slogans, which, however, combined with blatant nationalism. Preparing for the announcement were held over the last couple of years, and by Pompeo and the other leaders of trump, but the former captain of the us army had the honor to perform with full-scale anti-Chinese appeal.

Pompeo did it on Friday in the library Richard Nixon Yorba Linda in southern California — it "Communist China and the future of the free world" can be divided into three constituent elements. First — the demonization of China, the second — error analysis USA in the Chinese direction and the third proposal for dealing with China.

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