Election of Rafael Grossi as the Next IAEA Director General

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE OCTOBER 29, 2019 We congratulate Ambassador Rafael Grossi of Argentina on his election as the next IAEA Director General. The United States strongly supports the IAEA in all aspects of its mission and stands ready to assist Ambassador Grossi in ensuring that the Agency is prepared to …

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On Argentina’s Presidential Elections

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE OCTOBER 28, 2019 We congratulate the people of Argentina on holding successful presidential elections on October 27 and stand ready to work with Alberto Fernandez as the new President of Argentina to address the interests our countries share. The United States and Argentina enjoy a long-standing and …

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Secretary Pompeo travels to Argentina

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson ________________________________________ For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY MORGAN ORTAGUS, SPOKESPERSON July 16, 2019 Secretary Pompeo’s Travel to Puerto Rico, Argentina, Ecuador, Mexico, El Salvador, and Florida Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina; Guayaquil, Ecuador; Mexico City, Mexico; and San Salvador, El Salvador …

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Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Venezuelan Interim President Juan Guaido

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎ Today Secretary Michael R. Pompeo called Venezuelan interim President Juan Guaido to commemorate the anniversary of Venezuela’s independence on July 5th and express the United States’ unwavering support for Guaido, the National Assembly, and the Venezuelan people as they seek to regain their country’s freedom and prosperity.

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Statement by Secretary Pompeo on International Women’s Day

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson ________________________________________ For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY SECRETARY POMPEO March 8, 2019 Observance of International Women’s Day The United States is proud to observe International Women’s Day, March 8. We extend our gratitude to the diverse women and girls around the globe who have made vast contributions in …

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Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with the Lima Group

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release READOUT February 4, 2019 The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino: At the invitation of the Lima Group, Secretary Michael R. Pompeo participated via videoconference today in the Lima Group foreign ministers meeting, which Canada hosted. The Lima Group was represented by …

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Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie

Readout Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 16, 2018 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke by phone on November 15 with Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie about President Trump’s upcoming visit to Argentina for the G-20 Leaders’ Summit. Secretary Pompeo underscored the strong value we place on …

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On the Anniversary of the 9/11 Terror Attacks

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson ______________________________________ For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY SECRETARY POMPEO September 10, 2018 Tomorrow we honor the nearly 3,000 people who were killed in the terrorist attacks 17 years ago on September 11. Tomorrow also marks six years since the tragic loss in Libya of Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, …

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Remarks by Secretary Pompeo at the General Assembly of the OAS

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Official UNCLASSIFIED For Immediate Release REMARKS OAS Headquarters Washington, D.C. June 4, 2018 SECRETARY POMPEO:  Thank you.  Thank you, Secretary General Almagro and your team, for organizing this 48th General Assembly of the OAS.  We are incredibly grateful for your leadership. It is a pleasure to be …

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An Unfair, Unfree Vote in Venezuela

Press Statement Mike Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC May 21, 2018 The United States condemns the fraudulent election that took place in Venezuela on May 20. This so-called “election” is an attack on constitutional order and an affront to Venezuela’s tradition of democracy. Until the Maduro regime restores a democratic path in Venezuela through …

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On the Opening of U.S. Embassy Jerusalem

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson ________________________________________ For Immediate Release Statement by Secretary Pompeo May 14, 2018 Today I am proud to celebrate the opening of the United States Embassy to Israel in Jerusalem. This significant event fulfills a promise made by President Trump. As he proclaimed on December 6, 2017, “Seventy years …

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