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Press Releases: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Panamanian President-Elect Laurentino Cortizo

Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC May 11, 2019 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke yesterday with Panamanian President-Elect Laurentino Cortizo to congratulate him on his electoral victory May 5.  The Secretary expressed his appreciation of the U.S.-Panama relationship and his desire to see it grow […]

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Press Releases: The United States Sanctions Venezuela’s Defense and Security Sector

Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC May 10, 2019 Today, the United States took action against the former Maduro regime for increasing its intimidation of those supporting democracy in Venezuela, including members of the democratically elected National Assembly. Pursuant to E.O. 13850, the United States determined persons operating in the defense and security sector of […]

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United State’s Decision on Imports of Iranian Oil

Press Release 04/22/2019 Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC April 22, 2019 Today we are announcing the United States will not issue any additional Significant Reduction Exceptions to existing importers of Iranian oil. The Trump Administration has taken Iran’s oil exports to historic lows, and we are dramatically accelerating our pressure […]

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Press Releases: Nicolas Maduro: Corruption and Chaos in Venezuela

Press Releases from U.S. Department of State 04/15/2019 09:28 AM EDT Fact Sheet Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC April 15, 2019 “Maduro usurped power; he’s not the duly elected president. Juan Guaido is the person that the Venezuelan people chose. America and now 54 other nations simply have ratified that, have said, ‘Yep, we […]