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Pompeo touts Iran policy in Gulf ahead of Biden presidency

1 day ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is defending his tour of Arab Gulf states and the Trump administration's continued efforts to squeeze Iran, even as a new U.S...
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ISIS attack hits Afghan capital Kabul as Mike Pompeo joins peace talks

ISIS attack hits Afghan capital Kabul as Mike Pompeo joins peace talks

2 days ago   |   New York Post

KABUL, Afghanistan - Mortar shells slammed into a residential area of Afghanistan's capital and killed eight people Saturday, hours before outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Mike...
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'What About US?' American Voters Respond to Mike Pompeo Praising Foreign Leaders for Respecting Democratic Process

2 days ago   |   Newsweek

Pompeo and the Trump administration continue to claim voter fraud and reject the outcome of America's own much-vaunted democratic process.
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Kabul Battered By Rockets Ahead Of Pompeo's Planned Talks With Taliban

Kabul Battered By Rockets Ahead Of Pompeo's Planned Talks With Taliban

2 days ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks, which killed at least eight in the Afghan capital and came on a day when Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was to discuss...
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At Least 8 Killed in Kabul Mortar Shell Attack Ahead of Mike Pompeo's Meeting With Taliban

2 days ago   |   Time

KABUL, Afghanistan - About 23 mortar shells slammed into different parts of the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least eight people and wounding 31 others, an official...
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Pompeo meets with Taliban in Qatar after mortar barrage kills at least 8 in Kabul

2 days ago   |   NBC News

Pompeo was expected to press for a reduction in violence in his meetings with both Taliban and Afghan government negotiating teams.
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ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul attack after over 20 rockets hit Afghan capital, killing 8

ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul attack after over 20 rockets hit Afghan capital, killing 8

2 days ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on Afghanistan's capital that left eight dead and several dozen injured, nearly three weeks after it carried out a...
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2 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

The real grievances behind the Ethiopian conflict, Pompeo acknowledges that the two-state solution is dead, and a look at a possible Pentagon pick.
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Mike Pompeo to meet Taliban negotiators in Qatar

2 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Visit comes after a rocket attack that struck densely populated areas of Kabul, killing at least eight people.
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Rockets Strike Kabul as Mike Pompeo Plans to Meet with Taliban

3 days ago   |   NY Times

The strikes on the Afghan capital, which killed at least five people, comes on the heels of an already bloody month for the city.
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David Dinkins, New York City's First Black Mayor, Dies At 93

Dinkins, who led the city in the 1990s, died Monday night. (Image credit: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for The National Ur) Read more ...

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Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

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Biden Picks Janet Yellen To Be Treasury Secretary

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The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

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Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...