Entrance row third from left, United States Vice President Mike Pence, fourth from left, Poland’s President Andrzej Duda, fifth from left, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and sixth from left, United States Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, pose for a bunch photograph on the Royal Fortress in Warsaw, Poland, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. The Polish capital is host for a two-day worldwide convention on the Center East, co-organized by Poland and the US. (AP Photograph/Michael Sohn) The Related Press
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the world “can’t achieve peace and security in the Middle East without confronting Iran.”
Pompeo spoke Thursday earlier than the opening session of a Center East safety convention in Warsaw. Showing subsequent to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Pompeo says “pushing back” towards Iran is central to coping with all of the area’s different issues. A number of high-profile Arab dignitaries are additionally attending.
The U.S. and Poland are sponsoring the convention, which they are saying is geared toward selling peace and safety within the Mideast however seems to be primarily targeted on isolating Iran.
Iran has denounced the gathering as an American anti-Iran “circus.” Russia has stated it is not going to attend, and the European Union’s overseas coverage chief, Federica Mogherini, can be skipping the occasion.
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