30 Mar '18, 8pm

Mike Pompeo has a crisis to handle — even before the North Korea summit https://t.co/8VLDXv3ihm

Mike Pompeo has a crisis to handle — even before the North Korea summit https://t.co/8VLDXv3ihm

Mike Pompeo has a crisis to handle — even before the North Korea summit by Fareed Zakaria Mike Pompeo has a crisis to handle — even before the North Korea summit If confirmed as Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo will arrive at a State Department that has been battered by proposed budget cuts, hollowed out by resignations and vacancies, and neutered by President Trump’s impulsive and personal decision-making style. But Pompeo’s most immediate challenge will not be rebuilding the department and restoring morale; it will be dealing with an acute foreign policy crisis that is largely of the President’s own making — the Iran nuclear deal. Pompeo will have to tackle a genuine foreign policy challenge soon. Trump has agreed to meet with Kim Jong Un before the end of May. This could be a promising development, defusing the rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula and across Asia. Yet...

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