CIA Director Mike Pompeo leaving a meeting on Wednesday in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington. Despite positive press concerning his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Pompeo’s nomination as secretary of state is still in question. Photo: EPA-EFE

Mike Pompeo risks rejection for secretary of state – despite his success with North Korea – as Republicans warn of dire consequences

Pompeo has been congratulated for his secret meetings with Kim Jong-un on behalf of the US, but concerns over his hawkishness and ‘anti-Muslim’ statements mean he may not get the job

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo leaving a meeting on Wednesday in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington. Despite positive press concerning his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Pompeo’s nomination as secretary of state is still in question. Photo: EPA-EFE
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