Pompeo in Iraq: Iran escalating its activity

Secretary of State says he visited Iraq to ensure it remains a sovereign, independent nation.Elad Benari, 5/8/2019, 5:36 AM

Pomepo: 'Israelis have every right to defend themselves'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asserts Israel's right to defend themselves on 'Fox News Sunday.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2019, 9:09 PM

Pompeo 'still in charge' of North Korea negotiation team

Secretary of State makes clear he's "still in charge of the team" negotiating with North Korea over its nuclear program.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/20/2019, 12:08 AM

PA: We will act against 'Deal of the Century'

Abbas spokesman blasts US Secretary of State's statement that sovereignty in Judea and Samaria will not harm peace plan.Dalit Halevi, 4/15/2019, 4:14 AM

Pompeo: Promise of sovereignty won't harm peace plan

US Sec. of State Pompeo says PM Netanyahu's promise to apply sovereignty won't harm 'deal of the century,' 'reframes and reshapes' problem.Chana Roberts, 4/13/2019, 11:04 PM

Pompeo congratulates Netanyahu

Secretary of State on Twitter: Mazal Tov to Netanyahu on his re-election. The US-Israel alliance is unbreakable.Elad Benari, 4/12/2019, 2:03 AM

Pompeo refuses to back two-state solution

In testimony before Senate, Pompeo says Israelis and Palestinians will decide how to resolve the conflict.Elad Benari, 4/10/2019, 5:06 AM

Pompeo warns Lebanon's Hariri: 'Iran operating on your soil'

US Secretary of State warns Lebanon PM of 'security implications' for his country as Iran continues advanced weapons manufacture there.Mordechai Sones, 4/1/2019, 8:51 PM

Pompeo: Golan recognition will help resolve Israel-PA conflict

Secretary of State to lawmakers: Decision to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights will help resolve the Israeli-PA conflict.Elad Benari, 3/28/2019, 4:01 AM

US: Labour Party's record on anti-Semitism a national disgrace

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blasts Britain's Labour Party over its anti-Semitism record, calling it a 'national disgrace'.AFP, 3/26/2019, 10:05 AM

Pompeo at AIPAC: Anti-Zionism IS anti-Semitism

Secretary of State: The US stands with the Jewish people and Israel in their fight against the world's oldest form of bigotry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2019, 12:14 AM

Iran: We'll strengthen ties with Lebanon

Iran says it will expand its ties with Lebanon despite Pompeo’s call for Beirut to choose sides.Elad Benari, 3/25/2019, 4:13 AM

Pompeo: Trump may have been sent from G-d to help Israel

US Sec. of State Mike Pompeo ‘certainly believes’ Pres. Trump may have been sent by G-d to ‘help save the Jewish people’ from Iran.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/23/2019, 9:55 PM

Pompeo warns against Hezbollah's 'terror and threats'

Visiting Lebanon, Secretary of State says Lebanese people need to stand up to Hezbollah.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/22/2019, 10:23 PM

Watch: Pompeo wraps up Israel trip

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo departs from Israel's Ben Gurion Airport, following two-day trip to the Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2019, 10:17 AM

'US could reduce intelligence ties with Israel over China ties'

US Secretary of State Pompeo says US wants countries to be aware of Chinese cyber-threat, praises US-Israel alliance.Gary Willig, 3/21/2019, 10:59 PM

Netanyahu to Trump: You performed a Purim micracle

PM speaks with US President, thanks him for Golan decision. Pompeo: Israelis should know that the battles on the Golan were meaningful.Gary Willig, 3/21/2019, 7:57 PM

Mike Pompeo visits Western Wall

US Secretary of State makes first of its kind visit to Western Wall by high-ranking diplomat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2019, 5:50 PM

Pompeo: US has 'moral obligation' to stand up to hostile forces

US Sec. of State Pompeo visits Yad Vashem holds meeting with Pres. Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2019, 1:29 PM

Pompeo issues veiled jab at Democrats over anti-Semitism

Secretary of State says during visit to Jerusalem: Sadly, we have seen anti-Semitic language even in the great halls of our own capital.Ben Ariel, 3/21/2019, 6:40 AM

Regional summit with US Secretary of State

Mike Pompeo attends for the first time summit between Netanyahu, Cyprus President and Greek Prime Minister.Nitsan Keidar, 3/21/2019, 3:14 AM

Netanyahu, Pompeo vow to work together to counter Iran

US Secretary of State, PM Netanyahu deliver remarks upon Secretary Pompeo's arrival in Israel. PM: Golan will always be part of Israel.Gary Willig, 3/20/2019, 6:12 PM

US Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in Israel.

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo lands at Ben Gurion airport, greeted by Ambassador Friedman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2019, 5:33 PM

Pompeo on Middle East tour to counter Iran, boost Netanyahu

US Sec. of State tells says Middle East trip aims to combat Iranian threat, strengthen dialogue with regional leaders.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2019, 1:02 PM

PM Netanyahu: I am certain we'll capture the terrorists

PM Netanyahu discusses Ariel-area terror attacks, says Hamas is responsible for unintentional rocket attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2019, 12:50 PM

Pompeo: Israel has the right to protect its citizens

US Secretary of State expresses support for Israel’s right to defend itself after the rocket fire on Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/15/2019, 10:00 PM

Pence and Pompeo to speak at AIPAC conference

Also confirmed to speak at AIPAC Policy Conference are Rep. Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Mitch McConnell.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/15/2019, 9:09 PM

State Dept: Golan Heights is Israeli

For the first time, Human Rights Report calls Golan Heights 'Israeli-controlled,' drops reference to 'occupation' in Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 3/13/2019, 5:42 PM

Pompeo to visit Israel before election

State Department spokesman stresses Pompeo's visit is not intended to send any message to Israel.Elad Benari, 3/6/2019, 2:10 AM

Pompeo: Our policy regarding Iran is unchanged

Secretary of State responds to abrupt resignation of Iranian Foreign Minister, says Iran "must behave like a normal country".Elad Benari, 2/26/2019, 2:59 AM

Pompeo: US won't censure Netanyahu over Otzma deal

Mike Pompeo refuses to condemn Netanyahu's efforts to secure alliance between Jewish Home and Otzma, says US won't interfere in election.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2019, 9:30 PM

Polish FM thanks Pompeo for insisting Israel apologize

Polish FM Czaputowicz thanks Sec. of State Pompeo for organizing conference, insisting Israeli FM apologize for remarks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2019, 11:09 AM

EU's Federica Mogherini meets US' Pompeo

Mogherini, Pompeo, emphasize need to cooperate on international affairs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2019, 12:01 PM

Mike Pompeo urges Poland to pass Holocaust restitution laws

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo raises the issue of Holocaust-era property restitution during his first official visit to Poland.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/14/2019, 7:49 AM

Pompeo: Withdrawal from Syria 'not the end of America's fight'

“The drawdown of troops is essentially a tactical change. It is not a change in the mission.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2019, 6:31 PM

US withdraws from nuclear arms treaty with Russia

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announces US is suspending Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty due to Russian violations.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2019, 8:13 PM

Pompeo: Peace efforts will resume after Israeli elections

Secretary of State says Middle East peace plan efforts will begin “immediately” following Israeli elections.Elad Benari, 1/23/2019, 6:07 AM

Palestinian Authority snubs US: We don't want your money

PA notifies US it will no longer accept aid, in protest of anti-terror funding law. Israel pushing for compromise to continue US aid to PA.David Rosenberg, 1/20/2019, 6:20 PM

Report: US won't intervene if Israel attacks in Iraq

Russian network reports Pompeo told Iraqi PM the US will not intervene if Israel attacks Iranian targets in the country.Elad Benari, 1/18/2019, 12:30 AM

Pompeo blasts Iran after satellite launch

Secretary of State: Iran shows yet again it is pursuing enhanced missile capabilities that threaten Europe and the Middle East.Elad Benari, 1/16/2019, 6:07 AM

Pompeo: Withdrawal from Syria only a 'tactical change'

US Secretary of State says withdrawal from Syria won't alter US military capacity to combat ISIS or Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2019, 6:10 AM

Pompeo invites Netanyahu to conference against Iran

Secretary of State invites Netanyahu to attend international conference against Iran in Warsaw along with Arab foreign minister.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/11/2019, 9:46 PM

'Do you think Arabs wear a neon sign with the word stupid?'

PLO leader Saeb Erekat lashes out at Secretary of State following his speech in Cairo.Elad Benari, 1/11/2019, 5:59 AM

Iran's Zarif: Wherever US interferes, chaos follows

Iranian Foreign Minister responds to Pompeo's Cairo speech, says Iran will never mimic US "human rights models".Elad Benari, 1/11/2019, 2:18 AM

'Trump is prepared to attack Syria again in the future'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers speech in Cairo, vows to continue fight against ISIS and Iran.Gary Willig, 1/10/2019, 5:11 PM

Pompeo: US redoubling efforts to pressure Iran

During visit to Jordan, Secretary of State says withdrawal from Syria will not jeopardize efforts to pressure Iran and fight ISIS.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 2:10 AM

Pompeo to blast Obama's policy in speech in Egypt

Secretary of State reportedly to criticize former President’s Middle East policy in major speech he will give during his trip to the region.Elad Benari, 1/8/2019, 5:59 AM

US has 'no timeline' for Syria withdrawal

State Department official says there's no timeline for the withdrawal of American troops from Syria as Pompeo visit to the region announced.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/4/2019, 8:18 PM

Iran to US: Do not lecture us

Iranian Foreign Minister rejects US warning for his country to stop its ballistic missile tests.Elad Benari, 1/4/2019, 6:04 AM

US warns Iran against ballistic missile launches

Pompeo: 'US will not stand by and watch the Iranian regime’s destructive policies place international stability and security at risk.'Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 6:37 PM

'Syria decision in no way changes US commitment to Israel'

PM Netanyahu meets US State Secretary Mike Pompeo in Brasil: 'counter-ISIS campaign continues, efforts to counter Iran aggression continue.'Mordechai Sones, 1/1/2019, 5:43 PM

State Department confirms Pompeo-Netanyahu meeting

US Secretary of State will meet next week with PM Netanyahu in Brazil, where both will attend inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro.Elad Benari, 12/28/2018, 3:34 AM

Pompeo: The US isn't giving up the fight against ISIS

Despite remaining ISIS threats, Pompeo says US made 'Caliphate in Syria go away'.NPR, 12/21/2018, 4:02 PM

Churches angry as land expropriation bill to be debated by gov't

Churches protest as bill affecting church-owned property, regulating real estate sales and levying city taxes to be debated on Christmas.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2018, 1:18 PM

Report: Pompeo to deliver speech on Middle East

Official says Secretary of State will deliver speech on Middle East during a visit to Egypt next month. He might then visit Israel.Ben Ariel, 12/20/2018, 2:08 AM

Pompeo calls on UN to restrict Iran

Secretary of State urges United Nations to tighten restrictions on Iran's missiles.Elad Benari, 12/13/2018, 6:16 AM

Report: US blocks F-16 sale to Croatia

US reportedly furious at deal for Israel to sell old American-made F-16s to Croatia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 10:34 PM