Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, joined by Secretary of Defense Mark Esper, left, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley, addresses reporters Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., about the U.S. military strikes against Iranian supported militias in Iraq and Syria. (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour)
Human rights get the Pompeo treatment

Foreigners will look on the commission report and Pompeo’s rhetoric with skepticism as self-serving exercises. They will look skeptically at the inconsistent respect for human rights in U.S. foreign policy.

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