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Mike Pompeo tours Germany amid tense relations
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has begun an official visit to Germany. Relations between the NATO allies are at a low, but an recent announcement by one of Angela Merkel's ministers seemed to nod to US complaints.
US backs Saudi 'right to defend itself' after 'act of war,' secretary of state says
22 Sep 2019
The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described attacks on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" by Iran. Tehran has denied a role in the attacks and said it would retaliate if targeted.
Mike Pompeo flies to Germany as first stop on Europe trip
2 Jun 2019
The US Secretary of State is hoping to persuade European allies that Washington is not looking for conflict with Iran. European states have been fighting to save the Iran nuclear deal amid rising tensions with the US.
EU foreign ministers talk Iran nuclear deal in Brussels
19 May 2019
EU backers of the Iran nuclear deal were to meet in Brussels to find ways to keep the pact alive amid Iran's partial withdrawal. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is making a surprise stopover in Brussels.
US asks India and Pakistan to 'exercise restraint'
2 Mar 2019
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with India and Pakistan's foreign ministers. He urged both nations to 'prioritize direct communication' as tensions remain high, following India's air strikes on Pakistani soil.
Trump and Africa: Rex Tillerson tours the continent
8 Mar 2018
US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, started a six-day tour to Africa. The tour starts in Ethiopia, where he will or won't get a view of the state of emergency against domestic protests there.
Kerry to try again with Russia on Syria talks
7 Dec 2016
US Secretary of State John Kerry says he will try to get Syrian peace talks going again with Russia's help as government forces closed in on rebels in the besieged city of Aleppo.