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US Secretary of State Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip to focus on Iraq

US Secretary of State Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip to focus on Iraq

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday postponed a trip to Ukraine so he could focus on the situation in Iraq after demonstrators attacked the US embassy.

Iraqi militias start withdrawing from US embassy

Iraqi militias start withdrawing from US embassy

Supporters of Iran-backed Iraqi paramilitary groups began to withdraw from the US embassy in Baghdad on Wednesday, a day after they stormed the outer perimeter

Violent protests erupt around US Embassy in Baghdad after US air strikes

Violent protests erupt around US Embassy in Baghdad after US air strikes

Protesters and militia fighters enraged by US air strikes on Iraq staged a violent demonstration outside the US Embassy in Baghdad on Tuesday,

Qatari Diar to develop US embassy staff residences in Dushanbe

Qatari Diar to develop US embassy staff residences in Dushanbe

Qatari Diar has signed a preliminary agreement to develop 42 residential units for the US embassy staff in the Tajik capital, Dushanbe.

US embassy’s National Day celebrates enduring American-Qatari partnership

US embassy’s National Day celebrates enduring American-Qatari partnership

The US embassy in Doha hosted its National Day celebration, its biggest event of the year, on Tuesday evening.

US embassy and Msheireb Museums collaborate to raise awareness on modern-day slavery

US embassy and Msheireb Museums collaborate to raise awareness on modern-day slavery

William Grant, charge d’affaires at the US embassy, has presented the 2018 ‘Trafficking in Persons’ report to Msheireb Museums director Hafiz Ali for inclusion in the museum’s library.

US diplomat hails Qatar's role in fight against terror

US diplomat hails Qatar's role in fight against terror

The US embassy’s deputy chief of mission Phillip Nelson has praised Qatar's role in the fight against terrorism and money laundering, while stressing that Qatar is an important partner of the US in this field.

Shots fired at US embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties

Shots fired at US embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties

The embassy is closed this week for a public holiday to mark the Eid al-Adha festival.

Shots fired at US embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties: police

Shots fired at US embassy in Turkish capital, no casualties: police

Several gunshots were fired early Monday morning from a vehicle at the US Embassy in the Turkish capital, Ankara, causing no casualties, police and the embassy spokesperson said.

Bangladesh demands US embassy withdraw criticism over protests

Bangladesh demands US embassy withdraw criticism over protests

Bangladesh's government demanded on Wednesday that the US embassy withdraw criticism over its handling of days-long student protests in the capital over a fatal traffic accident.

William Grant to take over as US chargé d’affaires

William Grant to take over as US chargé d’affaires

William Grant is a career diplomat with extensive experience in the region.

Lone suspect in blast near US embassy in Beijing caught

Lone suspect in blast near US embassy in Beijing caught

A bomb exploded outside the US embassy in Beijing on Thursday, wounding the lone assailant, the embassy said in a statement, although police described the weapon merely as a "firework device".