Secretary Pompeo discusses post-Brexit relationship with U.Okay.xalid 5
UPDATED 12:59 PM PT — Wednesday, Might eight, 2019
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lately met with British lawmakers to debate the standing of the connection between the U.S. and U.Okay.
Pompeo and U.Okay. Overseas Secretary Jeremy Hunt held a gathering Wednesday, the place they mentioned methods to enhance U.S.-U.Okay. ties after Brexit and amid heightened tensions with Iran.
Hunt stated each nations are working intently in Iran to destabilize its exercise within the Center East, including, they each agree Iran ought to by no means get hold of a nuclear weapon. This comes after Iran introduced it is going to withdraw from the 2015 nuclear deal until the EU lifts sanctions it had been promised.
“I feel it was deliberately ambiguous, we’ll have to attend to see what Iran’s actions truly are. They’ve made quite a lot of statements about actions they’ve threatened to do with a purpose to get the world to leap. We’ll see what they really do. America will wait to watch that, and once we can we’ll make an excellent selections.”
— Mike Pompeo, Secretary of State – U.S.
Pompeo stated the 2 nations will proceed to have a robust relationship whatever the consequence of Brexit, and stated President Trump is keen to signal a free commerce settlement with the U.Okay.