In an exclusive interview with Al Arabiya, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo outlined Washington’s three main priorities in the Middle East which include countering Iran, destroying ISIS and ensuring regional stability.
EXCLUSIVE- Pompeo: The threat from the world’s largest state sponsor of terror, the Islamic Republic of Iran, is something that President Trump has identified as one of his top priorities. This is a mission for the world. It is incredibly important and we are determined to do it. pic.twitter.com/4HowKaj9R4— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) January 12, 2019
EXCLUSIVE - Pompeo: A real democracy doesn’t support Hezbollah. A real democracy doesn’t support Shia militias in Iraq that are reducing Iraqi independence. A real democracy wouldn’t be active in Yemen in the way that they are by underwriting the Houthis today. pic.twitter.com/a8zZddaqmm— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) January 12, 2019
EXCLUSIVE: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saudi ties: This mutually beneficial relationship to create stability in the Mideast & to assist the US in executing things to keep the American people safe is very important. I’m convinced the kingdom will be a great ally in doing so. pic.twitter.com/Nk65bbMgQq— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) January 12, 2019