Ambassador Hoekstra’s Statement on Iran Sanctions

Statement from the Ambassador – November 9, 2018 On November 4, the United States reintroduced expanded sanctions on the Iranian regime.  U.S. sanctions are aimed at deterring Iran’s behavior and driving Iran back to the negotiating table.  These actions continue efforts started by the Trump Administration to put into place a framework to prevent Iran ...
Read More»

Confronting Iran: The Trump Administration’s Strategy

Op-Ed Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Foreign Affairs October 15, 2018 The end of the Cold War forced new thinking among policymakers and analysts about the greatest challenges to U.S. national security. The emergence of al Qaeda,   cybercriminals, and other dangerous entities affirmed the threat of nonstate actors. But equally daunting has been the ...
Read More»

Secretary Pompeo’s Remarks to the Media Concerning the ICJ Decision

October 3, 2018 – Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo gave remarks in the press briefing room at the Department of State. Here are his remarks regarding yesterday’s events in The Hague. “… let me turn to the ICJ ruling from today. I’m announcing that the United States is terminating the 1955 Treaty of Amity with ...
Read More»

Statement on U.S. Appearance Before the International Court of Justice

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY SECRETARY POMPEO August 27, 2018 Today, oral proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) began in The Hague on an application for provisional measures in a case brought by Iran against the United States, Alleged Violations of the 1955 Treaty of Amity, ...
Read More»
Show More ∨