US-Russia relations cannot get any worse under Mike Pompeo, says Kremlin

US must do more to respond to Russia's "troubling behaviour and actions, warned Tillerson in his farewell remarks this week.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 14th, 2018

CIA director expects Russia will try to target U.S. mid-term elections

CIA Director Mike Pompeo said he expects Russia will target U.S. mid-term elections later this year as part of the Kremlin's attempt to influence domestic politics across the West......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 30th, 2018

UK Defence Secretary says Russia should "go away" and "shut up"

Sky News Gavin Williamson says Russia should "go away" and "shut up" as the Kremlin plans to expel UK diplomats. The UK Defence Secretary said relations between London and Moscow were "exceptionally, exceptionally chilly." Britain has found.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

Mike Pompeo could create a "bad cop, worse cop" scenario as secretary of state, raising uncertainty in the Middle East

REUTERS/Morteza Nikoubazl US President Donald Trump made waves on Tuesday by abruptly firing former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and choosing CIA director Mike Pompeo for the spot. Trump said that Tillerson's departure had much to do wi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

Mike Pompeo has 2 months to fix what got his predecessor fired: Iran deal

The agreement that reins in Iran's nuclear program in return for sanctions relief was a global effort, backed by all the world's major powers from the European Union to Russia and China.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 14th, 2018

China Is A Greater Threat To The US Than Russia, Pompeo Says

After a year of delivering President Trump's daily intelligence briefing, CIA Director Mike Pompeo is finally getting his shot  at the big chair. Assuming Pompeo's nomination sails through the Senate (in January 2017, he was easily confir.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 13th, 2018

What Does Mike Pompeo Think About Russia, Iran and North Korea?

The former CIA director replaces Rex Tillerson as U.S. Secretary of State......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 13th, 2018

President Trump to Replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson With Mike Pompeo

Gina Haspel will be the new CIA Director. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was ousted Tuesday after months of strained relations with President Donal.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 13th, 2018

Russia is dangerously close to becoming Britain"s outright enemy after the collapse of an ex-Kremlin spy

Relations between the UK and Russia are at a serious low, and the collapse of a former Russian spy in south Engl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 7th, 2018

Russia Will Meddle in 2018 Midterm Elections, Says CIA Chief Mike Pompeo

CIA director says that the U.S. will be able to push back against any attempts from Moscow......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 30th, 2018

The director of the CIA expects Russia will try to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections

BBC CIA Director Mike Pompeo was interviewed by the BBC on Monday and answered questions about Russia's po.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 29th, 2018

Russia: U.S. Only Complained About Election Interference Because Trump Won

CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Russia has been engaging in such efforts for "decades.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 8th, 2018

Trump White House Is a "Disappointment," Russia Says

Despite Trump's rosy relationship with Putin, U.S.-Russia relations just kept getting worse......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 29th, 2017

Russian Prime Minister says US relations worse than he can ever recall, but Trump seems friendly

Reuters/Jorge SilvaMOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday that U.S.-Russia ties were the worst he could recall, but that U.S. Pr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2017

Putin Is Hoping He And Trump Can Patch Things Up At Meeting In Vietnam

The Kremlin wants to end the crisis in U.S.-Russia relations......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 9th, 2017

Trump reportedly told the director of the CIA to meet with a former intelligence official who claims Russia never hacked the DNC

Joe Raedle/Getty Images A former intelligence official who claims that Russia did not hack the Democratic National Committee in 2016 reportedly met with CIA Director Mike Pompeo in late October at the request of President Donald Tr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2017

The director of the CIA could stop Robert Mueller in his tracks — and there are reasons to worry

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster A former federal prosecutor is increasingly worried about Mike Pompeo's CIA. The CIA may have the right to deny special counsel Robert Mueller access to Russia-related informati.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 27th, 2017

US-Russia Relations Are So Bad That the Kremlin Just Took Away American Diplomats" Parking Spots

Spots became pedestrian crossings and signs designating areas as "parking for embassy cars only" vanished......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 14th, 2017

Mike Pompeo"s Moscow Visit: What the CIA Director May Have Discussed In Russia

The agency's director reportedly visited the Russian capital in May......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 25th, 2017

"People have to watch him": The CIA reportedly suspects its director may be trying to shield Trump from Russia probe

Numerous Central Intelligence Agency officials have expressed concern over director Mike Pompeo's close ties to President Donald Trump, the Washington Post reports. Appointe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 25th, 2017

Five Weird Conspiracy Theories From CIA Director Mike Pompeo

Authored by Adam Garrie via The Duran, Mike Pompeo sounds increasingly unhinged when talking about Russia, Wi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 23rd, 2017