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Pompeo calls for ending Iran's 'malicious' regional activity

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for ending Iran’s malign activity in the region.

In a meeting with his counterparts in the Gulf Cooperation Council, Egypt, and Jordan, US, Pompeo affirmed the necessity to defeat ISIS and other terrorist groups, achieve peace in the war-torn states of Syria and Yemen, secure Iraq and halt Iran's "malicious" activity in the region.

“All the participants agreed on the need to confront threats from Iran to the region and the United States,” the State Department said in a statement.

The ministers also discussed establishing a Middle East Strategic Alliance to promote regional security and stability, the statement added.
Last Modified: Saturday، 29 September 2018 12:35 AM