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    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pose next to a memorial stone In honor of the 2d Armored Cavalry Regiment soldiers who patrolled along the Iron Curtain to protect freedom and peace in Western Europe during their visit to the village of Moedlareuth near Hof, Germany November 7, 2019

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    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have discussed the situation in Ukraine, Syria, Iran, and Afghanistan during Pompeo's visit to Germany.

    Mike Pompeo and Heiko Maas hold a joint press conference after the US Secretary of State following the latter's arrival in Germany on 6 November for an official visit to mark the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, reiterate support for the host country as a key US ally in Europe and discuss what he referred to as "emerging threats" posed by Russia, China, and Iran.

    During his two-day stay in Germany, Pompeo was set to meet with his counterpart Heiko Maas and as well as with Chancellor Angela Merkel, Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, and Finance Minister Olaf Scholz.

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