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China Mocks "Doomsday Clown" Pompeo After 'Genocide' Designation For Uighur Persecution

On Tuesday, the last day of the Trump administration, then Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pulled the trigger on a long debated topic and policy proposal in Washington – namely to officially label Chinese persecution of the country’s Uighur minority as “genocide”. Predictably Beijing was quick to voice its outrage. But with the Trump administration…

Pompeo Tells Taxpayer-Funded News Outlet: "Time To Put Woke-ism To Sleep"

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged a major US government-funded news outlet to smash wokeness and censorship early this week at a moment Silicon Valley tech companies are going after pro-Trump media by taking down thousands of social media accounts.  In a controversial address to Voice of America staff on Monday — controversial given some staff members…

Pompeo Abruptly Cancels Europe Trip After EU "Extraordinary Snub" In Wake Of Capitol Unrest

What’s being called “an extraordinary snub” to the Trump administration by EU leaders has resulted in US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issuing a last minute cancelation of his scheduled trip to Europe which had been set for Wednesday. “Luxembourg’s foreign minister and top European Union officials declined to meet him, European diplomats and other people familiar with the…

Pompeo Accuses Iran Of Being Major Al-Qaeda State Sponsor

On Tuesday the Trump administration is expected to once again go on the anti-Iran offensive a day after on Monday it declared its intent to label Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi rebels a designated terrorist organization. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will accuse Iran of aiding and sheltering top al-Qaeda terrorists in an anticipated speech on Tuesday, Reuters…

Washington "One-China" Policy Dead As Pompeo Lifts Restrictions On US-Taiwan Relations

The embattled Trump administration has just nuked the decades long US recognition of the “One China” policy status quo in what surely constitutes the biggest shot across Beijing’s bow after months of anti-China escalation. Despite the globe’s attention focused on the Capitol protest chaos and Democrats readying a charge to impeach under Pelosie, Secretary of State…

Pompeo Poised To Put Cuba On Terrorism Sponsor List To Disrupt Biden Rapprochement

The Trump White House has on multiple foreign policy fronts of late attempted to “box in” the incoming Biden administration – limiting its ability to roll back Trump policies – particularly on Iran and China. President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are now poised to do the same on Cuba. This after it’s been widely reported in…

Pompeo Demands "Lying" China Release Wuhan Citizen Journalist Locked Up For Virus Reporting

US Secretary of State Mike is demanding that China immediately release a citizen journalist jailed for her earlier social media reporting from Wuhan, the global coronavirus epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak. The case has sent shockwaves across the globe given it’s such a blatant crackdown on mere speech and reporting in the Communist-run country. Zhang Zhan,…

23 Rockets Slam Into Kabul, Killing 8, As Pompeo Negotiates With Taliban In Qatar

At a moment President Trump has ordered the Pentagon to reduce US troops in Afghanistan and Iraq by 2,500 in each country, Islamic State terrorists have claimed responsibility for a massive attack on the Afghan capital of Kabul on Saturday. A barrage of 23 rockets slammed into targets in Kabul, according to Afghanistan’s Interior Ministry, including at…