Category: tehran

US Department of State: Anniversary of US Embassy Takeover in Tehran

Washington, DC (STL.News) Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary Of State released the following statement: Forty-one years ago today, Ayatollah Khomeini’s followers broke into the U.S. Embassy in Tehran and took more than 50 U.S. diplomats hostage.  For the next 444 days, the Iranian…

Secretary Michael R. Pompeo At the “Thank You America” Memorial at Pilsen, Czech Republic

Washington, DC (STL.News)  Michael R. Pompeo : Well, good afternoon and welcome, everyone. Thank you, Mr. Foreign Minister, Mayor. It’s delightful to be here in Pilsen today. And thank you also to the citizens of Pilsen and the Czech people for honoring…