United States: former Secretary of State to Donald Trump recruited by Fox News
Mike Pompeo, Secretary of State from April 2018 to last January, was part of the last square of faithful to support Donald Trump. Like the former president, he has often publicly displayed a frank contempt for the media.
A figure in the Trump administration joins the ranks of the conservative Fox News channel in the United States . The former head of American diplomacy under President Donald Trump , Mike Pompeo, has been hired by the channel as a “collaborator” , she announced Thursday, April 8.
“I intend to give viewers a frank and direct look at the geopolitics, international relations and ‘America First’ policies that have paved the way for unprecedented prosperity and security for states. -United, ” said Mike Pompeo in a statement.
The former secretary of state is “one of the most recognized and respected voices in the United States on foreign and security policy issues,” said Suzanne Scott, head of Fox News, for her part.
Faithful support from Donald Trump
Secretary of State from April 2018 to last January, Mike Pompeo had previously headed the CIA. Some see him staring at the White House for the 2024 presidential election.
Mike Pompeo recently joined calls for a boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics, and claimed that the expert report on the origins of Covid-19 was “a farce in line” with the “disinformation campaign ” carried out, according to him, by the Chinese Communist Party and the World Health Organization (WHO). He had spearheaded, on the American side, the confrontation between the Trump administration and China.
The former secretary of state was among the last squad of loyalists to support Donald Trump, and like the former president, he has often publicly displayed frank contempt for the media.