The curtains were purchased when the State Department was undergoing funding cuts under former Secretary Rex Tillerson.
"The safety and security of U.S. citizens overseas is one of our highest priorities," a State Department official said.
The State Department asks that you "reconsider travel" to Turkey and explicitly warns "do not travel" to certain areas of the country.
Pompeo also said that America "will continue to help the world's most vulnerable refugees."
A State Department transcript of a Mike Pompeo briefing said it was delivered in "Singapore, Malaysia."
The U.S. State Department demanded an end to the hostilities as the conflict entered its fifth year.
An employee at the U.S. Consulate in Guangzhou and his family left China on Wednesday after hearing strange noises and experiencing excruciating headaches.
The secretary of state's entreaties will likely be ignored.
Immigration advocate and founder of America's Voice Frank Sharry called the nomination "unbelievable."
Anti-Semitic acts of violence have increased substantially abroad and in the United States this year.
Trump recently said "it's time" to rapidly pull soldiers out of Syria.
The U.S., Iran and Syria all have complicated relationships with Turkey, which sees the Syrian civil war as an opportunity to tackle Kurdish groups.
Asked three times about Russia's involvement, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders repeatedly stated, "We are standing with our ally."
The former U.S. ambassador to Panama, whose last day was Friday, said his tipping point that led him to resign was President Donald Trump's comments over white supremacy during the deadly Charlottesville attacks
Tillerson arrived in the capital Nairobi on Friday, the third stop of a five-nation trip to Africa that began on Thursday, his first visit to the continent as a Secretary of State.
The National Endowment for Democracy was created in 1983 to fund and proliferate pro-U.S. and pro-democracy institutions abroad.
The State Department has spent $0 of its allocated $120 million to fight Russian election meddling.
North Korean defectors have said chemical weapons are used against prisoners and disabled people.
The chief prosecutor of a war crimes court investigating atrocities in Kosovo has said state department is making him leave his job at short notice and with no successor.
Joseph Yun would have had a major role to play in possible U.S. talks with North Korea.
"This sends a clear signal that women's reproductive rights are not a priority for this administration," a State Department official told Politico.