Pompeo’s Iran/al-Qaeda Delusion

By Hajira Asghar, Liberation News. -

With just days left for the Trump administration, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared this week that Iran is the “new home base” for al-Qaeda and announced an additional round of sanctions on [...]

Tehran Hits Back After Pompeo Makes Claims About Al Qaeda

By RT. -

America’s “declassifications” of information about Iran are “fictitious,” Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has tweeted. It followed US State Secretary Mike Pompeo accusing Iran, without [...]

US Designates Cuba As A ‘Sponsor Of Terrorism’

By People's Dispatch. -

The United States announced on Monday January 11 that it will designate Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism. The move came hours after Secretary of State of the Trump administration, Mike [...]

Pompeo’s Vineyard Visit Met With Palestinian Protests

By Akram al-Waara, Middle East Eye. -

Thundering booms and clouds of smoke adorned the entrance to Psagot on Wednesday morning in anticipation of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s arrival at its Israeli winery. But these were no [...]

Pompeo Calls For Overthrow Of Venezuelan Government

By Morning Star Online. -

Guyana - United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promised millions of dollars to Venezuelan exiles in neighbouring Guyana as he made it clear that Friday’s visit was linked to Washington’s [...]

The Ongoing US Dominance Of The Dominican Republic

By Narciso Isa Conde,  Noticias sin. -

This is an island with two nations that have suffered from foreign intervention and repeated imperialist invasions, and, in our case, a country that has been absolutley captured by the Pentagon [...]

‘Playing the China Card’ (Differently)

By Harry Targ, Heartland Radical. -

In a speech on Thursday, July 23 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared that the Nixon opening to China was a mistake. “We must admit a hard truth that should guide us in the years and decades [...]

Presumptuous Pompeo Pushes Preposterous ‘Peking’ Policy

By Ray McGovern, Consortium News. -

Quick. Somebody tell Mike Pompeo. The secretary of state is not supposed to play the role of court jester — the laughing stock to the world. There was no sign that any of those listening to his [...]

World Rebukes US Over Iran

By Colum Lynch and Robbie Gramer, Foreign Policy. -

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday sought to reassert America’s waning influence on the world stage, challenging the U.N. Security Council to extend a U.N. arms embargo that is due to [...]

18 Years After US Coup Against Venezuela, Pompeo And Abrams Warn Another Is Coming

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

On the eighteenth anniversary of the U.S.-backed coup against the government of Venezuela, senior American officials announced that the people should prepare for another imminent push. “The goal [...]

Exceptional American Historical Amnesia About Iran

By Brett Wilkins, Commondreams. -

Someone attacked two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week. The Trump administration wants the world to believe that Iran is the culprit. Yet there is no serious evidence that Tehran was [...]

US Foreign Policy Exposed

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

In the last week, the realities of US foreign policy have been exposed by a leaked audio tape, a leak about a US attack on the Russian electrical grid, and the US attempts to extradite Julian [...]

Seven Reasons To Be Highly Skeptical Of The Gulf Of Oman Incident

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

In a move that surprised exactly zero people, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has wasted no timescrambling to blame Iran for damage done to two sea vessels in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, citing [...]

Mike Pompeo Disappointed By Anti-Chavism Division

What did Mike Pompeo say? This is all about remarks made at a closed-door meeting with Jewish leaders in New York last week, where the diplomat confirmed that Anti-Chavista politicians are [...]

War On Iran Is US Policy Now

By William Boardman, Reader Supported News. -

On May 21, in his first formal public address, US secretary of state Mike Pompeo (sworn in May 2) effectively declared war on the sovereign nation of Iran. Pompeo has no constitutional authority [...]