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US planning global summit in February to promote stability in Middle East


Devdiscourse News Desk
Updated: 11-01-2019 17:43 IST
US planning global summit in February to promote stability in Middle East

Pompeo said the international gathering would be held Feb. 13 to Feb. 14 in Poland to "focus on Middle East stability and peace."

The United States plans to host a global summit focused on the Middle East, particularly Iran, next month in Poland, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Fox News in a report published on Friday. In an interview with the news network, Pompeo said the international gathering would be held Feb. 13 to Feb. 14 in Poland to "focus on Middle East stability and peace and freedom and security here in this region, and that includes an important element of making sure that Iran is not a destabilizing influence".

(With inputs from agencies.)

COUNTRY : United States