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Pompeo arrives in Paris for first leg of seven-country tour

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Paris on Saturday morning for the first leg of a seven-country tour. Over the next ten days, Pompeo will visit France, Turkey, Georgia, Israel, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

Pompeo’s travel comes as foreign leaders are beginning to acknowledge President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the presidential election, even as President Donald Trump refuses to concede. Mr. Biden has spoken with French President Emmanuel Macron, and the leaders of the countries Pompeo is visiting have congratulated the president-elect.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks to a motorcade vehicle after stepping