Pompeo explained the presence of diplomats in Venezuela at this time has put constraints on USA policy.
Pompeo said the diplomats assigned to Venezuela will continue their work "from other locations" where they will continue to work on getting humanitarian assistance to the Venezuelan people "and support the democratic actors bravely resisting tyranny".
Despite the personnel evacuation, Pompeo said the Trump administration maintains its support of opposition leader Juan Guaidó and his effort to oust authoritarian President Nicolás Maduro, whom the U.S.no longer recognizes as the country's rightful leader.
Pompeo released a video statement directly to the Venezuelan people on Thursday to reassure them of US support in the wake of the withdrawal.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday announced that all remaining US diplomats have left Venezuela "for the time being", as relations between the two countries continue to deteriorate.
Record Flooding in Nebraska, Iowa, Captured in Satellite Imagery
Moderate flooding is expected along the Tittabawassee River in Midland County when it crests around 27 feet on Saturday morning. Flooding is also common if somewhat less widespread in parts of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, and South Dakota in particular.
As of late 2018, the USA has revoked more than 600 Venezuelan visas. "I know it is a hard moment for them", US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement on Thursday.
Also Thursday, the State Department confirmed it has revoked 340 US visas from Venezuelans, including more than 100 former diplomats and their families.
In February, the U.S. office of Guaido, who illegally proclaimed himself interim president of Venezuela in January and was swiftly recognized by Washington, announced CITGO's new board of directors.
"We look forward to resuming our presence once the transition to democracy begins". The U.S. has led an worldwide effort to oust socialist President Nicolas Maduro and replace him with Guaido, who vows to hold a new presidential election.
China on Wednesday offered to help Venezuela as it faces a crippling multi-day power blackout that President Nicolas Maduro has blamed on the United States. He has also promised an investigation into Guaido for "alleged involvement in the sabotage of the Venezuelan electricity system".
Her foreign minister, Heiko Maas, said: "When people are murdered exclusively due to their religion, this is an attack on us all". Calderdale leaders have offered their condolences and support in the wake of a shootings at mosques in New Zealand.
Unlike at previous hearings, prosecutor Jeannie Rhee from Mueller's office handled arguments for the prosecution on Thursday. He has pleaded not guilty and remains free pending trial, but he is under the gag order and has travel limitations.
The jury agreed with Qualcomm's contention that it should be paid $1.41 per iPhone relying on three of its patents. As you might imagine, Qualcomm was happy with the jury's decision while Apple said it was disappointed with it.
Just don't classify it as an MMO , Hello Games said, as it won't require a subscription and won't feature microtransactions . Today, the next update for No Man's Sky was revealed, and it sounds like it's going to be another big one.
Felix took to social media today to tweet: 'Just heard the news of the devastating reports from New Zealand Christchurch. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the gunman responsible for shootings was an Australian-born citizen.
One counter-protester, Frank Hindle, said he was there "to point out that not everybody agrees with this crowd". One set off blue and yellow flares, the colours of the European Union , as protesters chanted "exit Brexit ".
Police say they are still investigating whether Cali's murder was a mob hit or whether he was killed for some other motive. This photo made available by the Italian Police in 2008 shows Francesco "Franky Boy" Cali.
Brown, 25, played four years for the Patriots after being selected No. 32 overall in the 2015 NFL Draft out of Texas. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network first reported the signing, and Nick Underhill of the Advocate confirmed it.
The 46-year-old said: 'Any game you lose is a big anti-climax. 'I don't agree with Gary Neville when he says teams should go out of this competition to focus on that.
Raonic ends lucky loser's run at Indian Wells
Andy Bettles, Svitolina's coach, told his player "She's dying physically" during the break after the fifth game of the set. Little known at the time, Osaka used her Indian Wells victory as a launching pad to beating Serena Williams for the U.S.
Gaza protests along border called off after Israel airstrikes
Tensions between Israel and Gaza have been boiling ever since Palestinians began violent protests near Israel's border fence. Witnesses said powerful explosions from the air strikes rocked buildings in Gaza and lit the skies over targeted sites.
Hexo (TSE:HEXO) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by CIBC
Hexo rose 6.63 percent and 5.81 percent in NY and Toronto, to finish with a closing price of US$5.92 and C$7.83. This morning, Hexo Corp HEXO released Q2 2019 numbers and shares are now soaring 6% in pre-market trading.
Errol Spence vs Mikey Garcia Weigh In Video
Not only is Spence used to the heavier division, the 29-year-old southpaw is about three inches taller and has a longer reach. The 2012 Olympian will headline a pay-per-view card for the first time since he turned pro six years ago. "I got one job".
Xi summit will not happen in March - Mnuchin
Trump said he would boost tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods to 25% from the current 10%.Those 90 days ended March 1. In fact, no trade talks between Jinping and Trump's team has been set for more than two weeks already, CNBC reported.
'Left 4 Dead' studio Turtle Rock returns with 'Back 4 Blood'
Additionally, the company wanted to let the industry know it is working on something big because it is looking to hire new talent. The studio chose to announce the game so soon because it is looking for community feedback early on in the development process.
Google almost doubles removal of 'bad' advertisers
In total, the search giant took down 2.3 billion ads that violated its advertising policies previous year . Second, Google went after the bad actors behind numerous bad ads and not just the ads themselves.