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State spox Ned Price on Vienna talks: Talks have been businesslike, they have been positive, There has been some progress, but remains long road ahead of us. We welcome…the joint commission establishment of a third working group
WaPo ed board: Pompeo tenure at State was marked by his focus on advancing his personal political career on taxpayer dime, IG report shows. Meanwhile, he devastated State staffing & morale. Hundreds of career officers resigned during his tenure.
House Foreign Affairs chair @RepEliotEngel : “I have learned that the Office of the Inspector General had opened an investigation into Sec. Pompeo. Mr. Linick’s firing amid such a probe strongly suggests that this is an unlawful act of retaliation.”