Tag: Secretary of State

Taliban Using Bullets to Scatter Protesters

The Taliban is reportedly using their weapons to scatter protesters in Kabul. According to The Washington Free Beacon: (Reuters)—Taliban gunmen fired in the air on Tuesday to scatter protesters in the Afghan capital Kabul, witnesses said, as video showed scores scurrying to escape volleys of gunfire. Hundreds of men and women shouting slogans such as

Pompeo Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made a surprise visit to Afghanistan. The move comes as a surprise as the United States focuses on fighting back against the coronavirus. According to The Hill: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan on Monday in an effort to end a political crisis that has stalled

Pompeo Shoots Down Rumors of Possible Senate Run

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been rumored to be considering a run for the United States Senate in his home state of Kansas. Pompeo recently shot down those rumors. According to The Hill: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday would not definitively rule out a Senate run in his home state of Kansas but said

WTAS: Support For The Confirmation Of Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo

  Members Of Congress House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA): “As I said this morning, Mike Pompeo is a great choice for Secretary of State, and I’m glad the Senate has confirmed him.” Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-TN): “Mike Pompeo is one of the most outstanding nominees we could have for Secretary of State.

Trump’s Secretary Of State Nominee Has Broad Support

Editorial boards have come out in force to support the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be Secretary of State, highlighting his ability to work with Congress, his “knowledge of the world,” his vast experience, and his stellar credentials. THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: Who Needs a Secretary of State? “Mr. Pompeo is a West Point and