Mike Pompeo only plows through his bucket list for a few days
Shortly after the election, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo let much of the country slip by saying His department was preparing for a “smooth transition to a second Trump administration”. Pompeo may have been fun, and it doesn’t seem like this second term will take place. Instead, the Secretary of State came to one shameful end This week, when the Luxembourg Foreign Minister and several senior EU officials refused to meet with him, he prompted Pompeo to cancel a planned trip to Europe.
But Pompeo, Middle East Envoy Jared Kushner, and the rest of Trump’s foreign policy team have been busy for the past few weeks, apparently trying to wrap the foreign policy measures of a full four-year term in the two-month transition period.
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