The paper also said that later in August, Sondland, the ambassador to the European Union, spoke with Pompeo about potentially getting Zelensky to pledge during a meeting with Trump in Poland that he "would take the steps being sought" by Trump as a way to "break the logjam in relations between the two countries". That is the same day that the White House released a July call in which Trump pressed Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to "do us a favor", leading Democrats to move to impeach him. It is unclear if he has discussed his supposedly impending resignation with the president.
Israel Strikes Hamas Targets After Rockets Fired From Gaza
Palestinian security sources said the Israeli strikes were aimed at two Hamas sites in the north of the territory. The settlements are also considered a major stumbling blocks to an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement.
Mike Pompeo said, "I'll defer to the White House about particular statements and the like".
Questioned by reporters, Pompeo declined to deal with Trump's tweet disparaging Marie Yovanovitch, the previous ambassador to Ukraine, simply as she was addressing lawmakers Friday. "Anyone who says otherwise is just wrong", a source close to Pompeo said, cited by Time.
SpaceX’s Starlink Satellite Megaconstellation Worries Astronomers, Know the Reason
The spaceship released the load into orbit and made a successful touchdown on the drone ship dubbed 'Of Course I Still Love You '. SpaceX successfully launched a fresh batch of Starlink satellites and deployed them into their intended target orbit.
Trump is dealing with an impeachment inquiry over allegations he withheld United States navy support so he might press Ukraine to dig up filth on home rival Joe Biden. "I have no doubt that a more fair, open and orderly process of allowing me to read the State Department records would have made this process more transparent", he said.
It said, however, that recent political developments, including President Donald Trump's ongoing impeachment inquiry over the Ukraine scandal, were hurting Pompeo and that he wanted to exit sooner.
Tesla to build first European factory in Germany
The company has an engineering firm in Pruem, Germany , that specialises in automated manufacturing systems for battery plants. Back in late 2016 Elon Musk said Brexit wasn't really an issue when it came to expanding into the United Kingdom and Europe.
"Rumors of a Pompeo Senate campaign have circulated for months, and while Pompeo has said repeatedly that he has no intention of running, he has not ruled out a race", Time said.