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Posts Tagged: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

April 22, 2019 6:34 am

US Prepares to End Iran Oil Waivers; Asian Buyers to Be Hardest Hit

The United States is expected to announce on Monday that buyers of Iranian oil need to end imports soon or face sanctions, a source familiar with...

April 11, 2019 9:37 am

Pompeo Declines to Answer If US Would Support Israel’s Annexing the West Bank

JNS.org - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to answer during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Tuesday if the United States would support...

March 28, 2019 8:54 am

Pompeo: US Recognition of Golan Heights as Israeli Will Help Peace Process With Palestinians

The Trump administration's decision to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights will help resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by removing uncertainty, US Secretary of State...

March 26, 2019 9:38 am

Pompeo Condemns Rise of Antisemitism, Blasts Britain’s Labour Party

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday condemned the rise of antisemitism as a "cancer metastasizing" in the Middle East, Europe and in the United...

March 21, 2019 1:22 pm

US Secretary of State Pompeo Makes Unprecedented Visit to Western Wall in Jerusalem

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo -- joined by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu -- visited the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City on Thursday. This...

March 20, 2019 4:02 pm

Ahead of White House Visit Next Week, Israeli PM Netanyahu Calls for More Pressure on Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in Israel on Wednesday, his second stop on a three-nation Middle East swing. Pompeo later met in Jerusalem with...

March 15, 2019 12:26 pm

State Department: Pompeo to Travel to Kuwait, Lebanon, Israel Next Week

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to Israel, Lebanon and Kuwait next week, including talks with Cypriot and Greek leaders in Jerusalem on energy...

March 7, 2019 10:54 am

Pompeo to Visit Israel Ahead of April 9 Elections

JNS.org - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Israel ahead of the country’s election on April 9, announced the US State Department on Tuesday. Pompeo...

February 26, 2019 10:58 am

Pompeo on Israeli Elections: US Not Getting ‘Involved’

JNS.org - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to comment on last week’s controversial merger between the Jewish Home and the far-right Otzma Yehudit...

February 15, 2019 7:36 am

Pompeo Meets EU’s Top Diplomat After Pence’s Iran Accusations

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with the EU's top diplomat in Brussels on Friday, a day after Vice President Mike Pence accused America's...

February 14, 2019 8:38 am

Pompeo Urges New Era of Cooperation in Middle East Meeting

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Thursday for a new era of cooperation on the Middle East and said no country could afford to stay...

February 13, 2019 8:36 am

US Seeks to Increase Pressure on Iran at Warsaw Meeting

Foreign ministers and senior officials from 60 nations gather in the Polish capital Warsaw on Wednesday where the United States hopes to ratchet up pressure...

February 11, 2019 5:46 pm

Netanyahu to Meet Pence, Pompeo in Warsaw for Mideast Summit

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to meet with US Vice President Mike Pence and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at this...

January 23, 2019 11:10 am

Pompeo: Peace Plan to Be Released After Israeli Elections

JNS.org - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Tuesday that the highly anticipated Trump administration’s peace plan for the Israelis and Palestinians—commonly referred to...


Irish Pro-Israel Groups Condemn BDS Boycott of Eurovision Song Contest

JNS.org - Several leading Irish pro-Israel groups and leaders have signed an open letter...

Jewish Rapper Kosha Dillz to Host Passover Seders at Coachella

Jewish rapper Kosha Dillz will host a number of Passover Seders during the second weekend of the Coachella music festival in California...

Jewish Professor and Poet Discusses His New Book of Poetry

Baruch November is a professor of English at Touro College in Manhattan. His poems have appeared in The Forward, The...


Israel’s Information War Is as Important as Its Military One

In recent months, the Israeli defense establishment has made increasing use of “information...

Next Israeli Government Could Soon Face New Iranian Terrorist Challenges

In Saturday's early hours, when the attention of most Israelis was focused on...

Bubbe’s Passover, Circa 2019: Feeding the Soul While Staying Healthy

JNS.org - Sweet gefilte fish with a dollop of eye-watering horseradish. Fluffy matzah...


Facebook Creates Artificial Intelligence Team in Tel Aviv

Facebook has formed an artificial intelligence team in Tel Aviv, announced the company on Tuesday. The 10-person team, called “Data.AI,” will work on machine-learning “algorithms that can improve the company’s internal...


Israeli PM Netanyahu Wants to Name New Golan Community After Trump In Honor...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wants to name a new community in the Golan Heights after US President Donald Trump,...

Middle East

Saudi Arabia Executes 37 in Connection With Terrorism, State Media Reports

Saudi Arabia's Interior Ministry said on Tuesday it executed 37 people in connection with terrorism crimes, state media reported. "The death penalty was implemented... on a number of culprits for adopting extremist...