The Late Show host made comparisons between current tensions with Iran and the prelude to war with Iraq in 2003.
"The U.S. government has the incentive to say the things they said whether or not they’re true," coup expert Naunihal Singh said.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro "had an airplane on the tarmac" but changed his mind on the advice of Russia.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's warning came despite President Donald Trump's previously expressed optimism about the “great economic potential” of North Korea.
Pompeo tells the former White House press secretary that he likes listening to AC/DC and picks the movie "Bohemian Rhapsody" as his favorite for the Oscars this year.
"She does not have any legal basis, no valid U.S. passport, no right to a passport, nor any visa to travel to the United States,” Pompeo said in a statement.
In January, Daniel Coats gave a briefing on North Korea, Iran and ISIS that many said was at odds with the Trump administration's positions. Now he might be replaced.
“Pushing back” on Iran is key to solving the region's problems, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said.
Amid an escalating political and social crisis in Venezuela — where 35-year-old opposition leader Juan Guaido has energized the masses — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and several European...
The secretary of state claimed the Iran hostage crisis came to an end 40 years ago—he was two years out.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo argued that "America has always been a liberating force, not an occupying power, in the Middle East," but Syria would disagree.
With a government shutdown and top figures resigning, the secretary of state said, "I expect every day going forward will be difficult as well."
Bolsonaro had previously said that Brazil’s two decades of military dictatorship, which ended in 1985, was a “very good period” and that he is “in favor of torture.”
“Some other reporting that you’ve seen on that has been inaccurate,” Pompeo said.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned that North Korea’s continued work on its weapons programs does not fit with its commitment to denuclearize.
During a hearing, Pompeo upheld the statement as an example of President Donald Trump’s decisive foreign policy.
The two leaders began the day with a tête-à-tête—and are now in a bigger meeting with officials.
President Trump said last week that 200 “fallen heroes” had been sent back to the U.S., but Pompeo told Senate none had as yet been received.
Pompeo also said that America “will continue to help the world’s most vulnerable refugees.”
With no official peace treaty and a heavily fortified border between them, the Koreas are still very much living the Cold War.
The U.S. secretary of state and North Korean general broke bread in New York City Wednesday while working to salvage the summit.