Pompeo: Enough with the “disinformation,” too.
Also: Repatriation Airlines launches its new service to the world.
Not good enough.
“The aperture may open for the president to act in provocative ways that may provide him electoral benefit.”
All-Afghan peace talks within three weeks?
“I think peace deserves a chance.”
“Going through the motions.”
But what about in 2024?
“… had ample domestic legal authority to take him out without an additional congressional authorization.”
“… in an effort to make Iraq a platform to attack the U.S. & our allies.”
“There were threats to the region.”
“If Mike Pompeo doesn’t run, we don’t have a prayer.”
“He knows that with Trump, loyalty only flows upstream.”
Plus: The return of an Amigo?
“This is a very serious person.”
Pompeo: Yes, I was on the Zelensky call, and it’s no biggie.
“Apparently, no one has seen the complaint …”
Promises U.S. strategy is working.
“I have worked long & hard with Robert. He will do a great job!”
The cure for the Cheney-Paul blues?
“How about we end the war without inviting the Taliban to dinner on the week of 9/11?”
“There is an active group … that sees value in keeping the rump JCPOA alive.”
Off to see the wizards, er… viziers
“I hope everyone will engage in a serious way.”
“…they ought to leave the foreign policy to us”
“I think they’re getting desperate.”
“It’s good to know that important allies like the U.S. are also evaluating the option.”
Plus: Bonus dunk on Hillary.
“Err on the side of caution — the risks are simply not going to be worth the benefits.”
“An isolated incident.”
Follow the rules
“Doing these shows one by one, doing interviews selectively strikes just the right tone.”