It wasn’t a Purim joke, though it may have sounded like one.
“The decision by the president on Syria in no way changes anything that this administration is working on alongside Israel,” Pompeo said.
“The U.S., Israel and Honduras are uniting as strategic allies, committed to the development and security of their peoples.”
“If Syria does not ensure the total withdrawal of Iranian troops it will not receive one single dollar for reconstruction,” Pompeo said.
“The Human Rights Council is an exercise in shameless hypocrisy,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said.
Advocates urged Mike Pompeo to commit to a timeline after he promised to fill the vacant anti-Semitism envoy post.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pledged to take action on naming an anti-Semitism monitor.
There has been no anti-Semitism monitor since President Trump assumed office in January 2017.
“I can confirm for you that these documents are real; they’re authentic,” Pompeo said.
A number of liberal Jewish groups had called on the Senate to reject Pompeo, in part because of his past remarks about Muslims.