Mike Pompeo

The US Secretary of State of a three day Visit to Chile, Paraguay and Peru

The Secretary of State of the United States, Mike Pompeo is on a three-day visit to Chile, Paraguay and Peru that is a clutch of the fastest growing countries in the region where the growing presence of China is a cause of concern for the United States. It has also escalated the crisis in Venezuela that has been continuing for months. This would be the first time since the year 1965 that a US Secretary of State would be visiting Paraguay as part of a symbolic gesture.