Issue Issue 1081,
21 March, 2019
Article length: 55 words
US Relations: Qaboos talks Yemen, Iran with Pompeo
Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al-Said spoke to US secretary of state Mike Pompeo on the phone on 15 May. They reiterated support for UN special envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths and the Stockholm agreement signed in late 2018. They also “discussed Iranian threats to the Gulf region more broadly”, State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said.