Pompeo: Kim personally told me he's prepared to denuclearize

As preparations continue for Trump-Kim summit, Secretary of State stresses: Trump will not stand for a bad deal.Elad Benari, 6/8/2018, 12:04 AM

Pompeo: We won't allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapon

Secretary of State says Washington watching reports on Iran's plan to increase its uranium enrichment capacity.Elad Benari, 6/7/2018, 12:36 AM

Netanyahu, Pompeo discuss Syria

PM Netanyahu and Secretary of State hold second phone call in two days to discuss the Iranian presence in southern Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2018, 8:29 PM

Pompeo has dinner with North Korean official

Close aide to Kim Jong Un arrives in Washington for highest-level official North Korean visit to the U.S. in 18 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2018, 5:26 AM

Report: Pompeo met with PA security chief

PA official says Secretary of State met with the PA chief of security and intelligence despite PA boycott of the Trump administration.Elad Benari, 5/29/2018, 6:05 AM

ANALYSIS: Strangling the Iranian regime

There has been a turning point in the covert war Israel and Iran have waged for years.Yochanan Visser, 5/27/2018, 10:26 PM

U.S., South Korea to pursue Trump-Kim talks

South Korean Foreign Minister and Pompeo hold phone call, agree to work toward creating conditions for talks with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 5/25/2018, 5:03 AM

Europe, U.S. far from compromise on Iran deal

German Foreign Minister meets Secretary of State Pompeo, says compromise with U.S. on Iran nuclear deal is not near.Ben Ariel, 5/24/2018, 1:36 AM

Iranian commander threatens Pompeo

Iranian military commander says Iranians will punch Secretary of State in the mouth after he threatened Iran with unprecedented sanctions.Elad Benari, 5/23/2018, 6:39 AM

Pompeo: We expect Iran to behave the way normal nations behave

Secretary of State says the demands he made of Iran are not difficult to implement.Elad Benari, 5/23/2018, 2:08 AM

US imposes new sanctions on Iran

US sanctions 5 Iranians with links to Revolutionary Guards after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo threatens 'strongest sanctions in history.'Gary Willig, 5/22/2018, 5:32 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister blasts American diplomacy

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif calls U.S. foreign diplomacy a “sham” in response to Pompeo speech.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2018, 6:39 AM

Mogherini to Pompeo: No alternative to Iran deal

EU's foreign policy chief responds to Pompeo’s speech in which he vowed unprecedented sanctions against Tehran.Ben Ariel, 5/22/2018, 5:37 AM

J-Street condemns Pompeo speech

J-Street, AIPAC present opposing opinions on Trump Administration's Iran policy.Gary Willig, 5/21/2018, 8:11 PM

Iran to Pompeo: We don't take orders from you

Senior Iranian official responds to US Secretary of State speech and US conditions: 'We don't need permission to operate in Middle East.'Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2018, 6:59 PM

Netanyahu: All should support US against Iran

PM says strategy laid out by Mike Pompeo the 'correct strategy' to oppose Iran;s aggression and nuclear program.Gary Willig, 5/21/2018, 6:57 PM

Pompeo says Iran sanctions to be 'strongest in history'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unveils next steps on US-Iran policy, following President Trump’s decision to withdraw from nuclear deal.Gary Willig, 5/21/2018, 4:23 PM

Americans imprisoned in North Korea on their way home

3 US citizens held for over a year on their way home with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.Gary Willig, 5/9/2018, 5:42 PM

Trump's message will echo in North Korea

Senior US official believes Pres. Trump's message to Iran was intended for North Korea's ears as well.Nitsan Keidar, 5/9/2018, 10:59 AM

Pompeo visits North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State arrives in North Korea to finalize details of Trump-Kim summit.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2018, 4:06 AM

Pompeo: The material provided by Israel is real

Secretary of State says intelligence released by Israel on Iran is authentic and includes new information.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2018, 4:32 AM

'Iran trying to dominate Mideast'

US Secretary of State vows that US will leave Iran nuclear deal if no agreement to improve it can be reached.David Rosenberg, 4/29/2018, 7:33 PM

Pompeo: Israel an 'incredibly important partner'

New US Secretary of State meets with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu at IDF headquarters as US, Israel plan strategy to deal with Iran.David Rosenberg, 4/29/2018, 5:03 PM

Mike Pompeo: Iran supports terrorist groups

US Sec. of State Pompeo slams Iran for 'supporting the murderous Assad regime,' as well as terrorist and proxy groups.AFP, 4/29/2018, 2:56 PM

Israel to clamp down on illegally firing weapons?

PM Netanyahu discusses US Sec. of State Pompeo's visit, promises to crack down on those illegally firing weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2018, 1:27 PM

PM Netanyahu to discuss Iran deal with Mike Pompeo

US Sec. of State scheduled to discus Iran deal with PM Netanyahu shortly after arriving in Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 4/29/2018, 8:36 AM

U.S. urges sanctions on Iran's missile program

Advisor to Pompeo says U.S. is urging its European allies and others to impose sanctions on Iran to curb its missile program.Elad Benari, 4/29/2018, 4:37 AM

Mike Pompeo lands in Saudi Arabia

Sec. of State Pompeo says he aims to deliver 'American diplomacy' around the world.AFP, 4/28/2018, 9:06 PM

Pompeo: Trump 'likely' to leave Iran deal

Secretary of State says Trump unlikely to stay in Iran nuclear deal unless it is substantially fixed.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/27/2018, 11:23 PM

New US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Israel

New Secretary of State's first trip abroad to include visit to Israel. Pompeo may attend opening of US embassy in Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2018, 12:12 AM

Mike Pompeo confirmed as US Secretary of State

Senate confirms new Secretary of State by unexpectedly large margin.JTA, 4/26/2018, 11:02 PM

Senate panel approves Pompeo nomination for Secretary of State

Senate panel votes to give CIA Director favorable recommendation that puts him on course to be confirmed as Secretary of State.Ben Ariel, 4/24/2018, 2:07 AM

Report: CIA Director met North Korean leader

Officials say Secretary of State nominee visited North Korea and met leader Kim Jong Un.Elad Benari, 4/18/2018, 5:36 AM

Reverting America's Middle East policy

America’s best days were over was Obama’s theme during his presidency; thus, it requires the leadership to manage its decline. During the 2016 election campaign, Trump talked about making America great again.Dr. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 3/18/2018, 8:31 AM

Iranian official: U.S. determined to leave nuclear deal

Iran's deputy foreign minister says dismissal of Tillerson shows that Washington is set on quitting the nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 3/15/2018, 6:15 AM

Netanyahu on Pompeo: We will work very well together

PM Netanyahu welcomes appointment as Secretary of State of Mike Pompeo, known for his opposition to Iran deal.Elad Benari, 3/15/2018, 3:42 AM

Trump: I fired Tillerson over Iran nuclear deal

President Trump says Tillerson's support for Iran nuclear deal was reason for termination. 'I wanted to break the deal, he disagreed.'David Rosenberg, 3/13/2018, 10:54 PM

Trump fires Tillerson

Secretary of State Tillerson to be replaced with current CIA Director Mike Pompeo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2018, 3:02 PM

North Korea may be able to strike US within a few months

CIA Director Pompeo says North Korea may be able to strike US within a few months, admits 'many things are possible.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2018, 8:56 AM

CIA Director: North Korea seeking reliable nuclear arsenal

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says North Korea is intent on developing a reliable arsenal of nuclear weapons and not just "a showpiece".Ben Ariel, 1/24/2018, 4:45 AM

CIA chief: Ludicrous to claim Trump 'unfit', totally absurd

Director of CIA Mike Pompeo slams claim that 'everyone' around Trump believes he is 'unfit for presidency'. 'This is ludicrous.'David Rosenberg, 1/7/2018, 7:30 PM

White House mum on report Secretary of State will be fired

White House refuses to confirm or deny report that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will be fired.Tzvi Lev, 11/30/2017, 8:34 PM

Report: Trump to dump Tillerson, replace him with CIA chief

NYT claims President Trump planning to install Iran deal opponents Mike Pompeo, Tom Cotton to State Dept., CIA in coming weeks.David Rosenberg, 11/30/2017, 6:07 PM

CIA chief: Iran deal insufficient

CIA Director Mike Pompeo says 2015 nuclear deal not enough to ensure Iran has no pathway to developing the bomb.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2017, 5:13 AM

CIA director: No imminent threat of war with North Korea

CIA Director Mike Pompeo: North Korea moves towards missiles at 'ever-alarming' rate, but conflict not yet imminent.Chana Roberts, 8/14/2017, 11:15 AM

Senate approves Mike Pompeo as CIA head

Senate votes 66-32 in favor of Mike Pompeo, a critic of the Iran deal, as the new head of the CIA.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2017, 3:04 AM

Trump security picks make Israelis happy

Israelis satisfied with Trump's choices for top security positions.Nitsan Keidar, 11/19/2016, 9:29 PM

'Looking forward to rolling back disastrous Iran deal'

Kansas congressman Mike Pompeo, Donald Trump’s pick for CIA director, has been at the forefront of the efforts to impose sanctions on Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/18/2016, 9:50 PM

Trump chooses attorney general, CIA head

President-elect chooses Senator Jeff Sessions as attorney general and Rep. Mike Pompeo as head of the CIA.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/18/2016, 8:11 PM

No dollars for Ayatollahs, urge American lawmakers

American lawmakers introduce bill prohibiting President Obama from providing Iran direct or indirect access to the financial system.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/23/2016, 12:46 AM

Congressmen Debunk Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal 'Myths'

Roskam and Pompeo strike down Obama administration's claims regarding secret side deals between Iran and IAEA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2015, 12:01 AM

US Officials to Congress: Don't Worry About Iran 'Side Deals'

The administration denied Wednesday there were 'secret side deals' between the IAEA and Iran amid concern from Congress.Yaakov Levi, 7/23/2015, 10:43 AM