How the Trump Administration Stepped Up Pursuit of WikiLeaks’s Assange

WASHINGTON — Soon after he took over as C.I.A. director, Mike Pompeo privately told lawmakers about…

Pompeo Refuses to Say What U.S. Would Do if Israel Annexes West Bank

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo refused to tell Congress on Tuesday what the United…

Egypt’s President, Hoping to Be Allowed to Stay in Office Until 2034, Basks in Trump’s Embrace

WASHINGTON — President Trump welcomed Egypt’s president, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, to the White House on Tuesday,…

Pompeo Bars 16 Saudis From U.S. in Response to Khashoggi Killing

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, facing criticism that the Trump administration has sought to sweep away…

News Analysis: As NATO Envoys Celebrate, Signs of Fracturing From Within

WASHINGTON — To celebrate the 70th anniversary of NATO, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gathered ministers…

News Analysis: The Rapture and the Real World: Mike Pompeo Blends Beliefs and Policy

JERUSALEM — When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down for an interview with the Christian…

Lawmakers Rough Up Pompeo Over Proposed State Department Cuts

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers from both parties on Wednesday denounced the Trump administration’s proposal to cut the…

U.S. Expands Anti-Abortion Policies With New Overseas Funding Rules

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will withhold funding from foreign nongovernmental organizations that give money to…

U.S. Pressures Iraq Over Embrace of Militias Linked to Iran

ABOARD THE UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF STATE’S AIRPLANE TO KUWAIT — The United States’ attempts to…

One Dept. Limited Their Protections. Another Singled Out Their Countries for Rights Violations.

WASHINGTON — In announcing the United States’ annual list of the world’s worst human rights violations,…

State Dept. Accuses China of Rights Abuses Not Seen ‘Since the 1930s’

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared on Wednesday that China is “in a league…

Pompeo Accuses Cuba and Russia of Propping Up Venezuelan Ruler

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo accused Cuba and Russia on Monday of propping up…

To Woo a Skeptical Trump, Intelligence Chiefs Talk Economics Instead of Spies

Intelligence officials who brief the president have warned him about Chinese espionage in bottom-line business terms.…

Trump’s Talks With Kim Jong-un Collapse After North Korea Demands End to Sanctions

HANOI, Vietnam — President Trump and Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, abruptly ended their second summit…

Defender of World Order or Trump Mouthpiece? Pompeo Is Tested by North Korea, Iran and U.S. Allies

WARSAW — In the eyes of Mike Pompeo, the day was shaping up to be one…