Pompeo: Omar’s Anti-Semitic Comments ‘Abhorrent’

Ilhan Omar

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in his first public comments on the matter, forefully condemned Democratic freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D., Minn.) use of anti-Semitic tropes, calling them “abhorrent” and condemning her repeated anti-Semitic declarations as contributing to the rise of anti-Semitism across the globe.

Pompeo Says All U.S. Diplomats Have Left Venezuela

Mike Pompeo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – All U.S. diplomats remaining in Venezuela left the country on Thursday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, amid a political crisis over the legitimacy of President Nicolas Maduro’s 2018 re-election.

Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Comes to DC as Iranian Threat Takes Center Stage

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An international who’s who of global leaders is scheduled to meet in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to discuss with the Trump administration next steps to deal a death blow to the ISIS terrorist group and thwart the Iranian regime’s military intervention across the Middle East, according to senior State Department officials.