A State Department envoy signed a document pledging to pay, a decision that was authorized by President Trump, two people familiar with the incident told The Post — but it remains unclear whether the money was ever transferred.
On his first day as secretary of state, Mike Pompeo promised to restore the department’s “swagger.” A year in, he's credited with pulling State Department morale out of the abyss — but is sometimes seen as an explainer-in-chief for an unorthodox president.
The president has consistently treated the legislative branch as more of a subordinate than an equal. But tensions have escalated as the administration refuses to comply with subpoenas from House Democrats.
The woman detonated her bomb when officers entered her father-in-law's house. He was later arrested in the investigation of the coordinated explosions that killed 359 people in multiple sites on Easter Sunday.