Visiting Russia for the first time as secretary of state, Pompeo publicly clashed with Lavrov on issues from Ukraine to Venezuela. “I made clear to Foreign Minister Lavrov… that interference in American elections is unacceptable. “The United States stands ready to find common ground with Russia as long as the two of us can engage seriously on those issues,” Pompeo said.
China and the United States have agreed to keep talking about their trade dispute, the Chinese government said on Tuesday, as U.S. President Donald Trump said he thought recent discussions in Beijing would be successful.
The U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia said Washington should take what he called “reasonable responses short of war” after it had determined who was behind attacks on oil tankers off the coast of the United Arab Emirates.
Facebook’s WhatsApp on Tuesday encouraged users to upgrade to the most recent version of its messaging app after a report that consumers may be exposed to getting malicious spyware installed without their knowledge on phones.