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@SecPompeo : I want to thank Bahrain and its people for its steadfast support of our maximum pressure campaign, which has successfully isolated Tehran and cut off tens of billions of dollars for Iranian malign influence and terror.
Millions of Uyghurs and Muslim minorities in Xinjiang are living under constant surveillance, forced to hide their religious beliefs, and fearful of being detained in camps. Learn more: .
The Chinese Communist Party is seeking to build its military by exploiting American research institutions, academia, and private firms for their key technologies. Learn more about #MilitaryCivilFusion : .
@SecPompeo : Over the next two weeks, five working groups from @StateDept and other agencies will meet with their Bahraini counterparts. Our bilateral relationship is a powerful force for good – let’s keep working together to deliver positive results.
U.S. @NATO links are solid, forged over 70 years of history. NATO promotes democratic values and encourages consultation and cooperation on defense and security issues to build trust and, in the long run, prevent conflict.
@NATO leads the Alliance’s Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan and NATO Mission in Iraq. Along with ongoing missions in the Balkans and the Mediterranean, it also conducts extensive training exercises and offers security support to partners around the globe.
Last night, the United States brought the world's number one terrorist leader to justice. President @realDonaldTrump addresses the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the founder and leader of ISIS. Full remarks: | More:
@SecPompeo : The U.S. is gravely concerned by deepening political unrest and violence in #HongKong . The CCP must honor its promises to the Hong Kong people, who only want the freedoms & liberties they have been promised in the Sino-British Joint Declaration, a UN-filed treaty.
President @realDonaldTrump : Human trafficking erodes personal dignity and destroys the moral fabric of society. It is an affront to humanity that tragically reaches all parts of the world. #EndTrafficking
. Trump at Signing of bil #FOSTA #SESTA We are going to do everything in our power to make sure traffickers are brought to a swift and firm justice…When we work together, we can bring safety and hope to every community across the country. #EndTrafficking