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Pompeo in His Own Words on Iran, Russia and Spying on Allies

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Expect 'Trumpian' Foreign Policy With Pompeo, Cohen Says

Mike Pompeo, a foreign policy hawk tapped by President Donald Trump to be the next Secretary of State, may push U.S. diplomacy sharply to the right. Here is what the CIA director and former Kansas congressman has said about global hot spots from Iran to North Korea.

“My critique of the Obama administration’s JCPOA commitment was that they left the Iranians with a breakout capacity. They had a short time frame that these would -- these restrictions would remain in place.” --March 11 on CBS’s “Face the Nation”