Secretary of State Pompeo’s Call With Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi

Washington, DC - Secretary Michael R. Pompeo called Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi today to congratulate the government and people of Indonesia on the election of Joko Widodo and Ma’ruf Amin as their President and Vice President-elect respectively. 

Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs R. Clarke Cooper Travels to Singapore, India, and Sri Lanka

Washington, DC - Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs R. Clarke Cooper travels to Singapore, India, and Sri Lanka May 29-June 7, 2019.

President Trump and Prime Minister Abe in Meeting with Japanese Families of Those Abducted by North Korea

Tokyo, Japan - President Trump and Prime Minister Abe in Meeting with Japanese Families of Those Abducted by North Korea:

Major Takedown Dismantles Multi-State Methamphetamine Network Tied to Sinaloa Cartel

San Diego, California - Indictments were unsealed Tuesday in San Diego federal court charging 43 members of a methamphetamine distribution network tied to the Sinaloa Cartel with federal drug trafficking and money laundering offenses.

Man Sentenced to 15 Months in Federal Prison for Hate Crime Targeting Catholic Church

Eugene, Oregon - Benjamin Jaramillo Hernandez, 70, of Eugene, was sentenced Wednesday to 15 months in federal prison and three years’ supervised release for committing a hate crime targeting St. Mary Catholic Church in Eugene in September 2018 and illegally possessing ammunition. The announcement was made by Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division and U.S. Attorney Billy J. Williams of the District of Oregon.

Recreational Canary Rockfish, Black Rockfish and Lingcod Bag Limit Increases Effective June 1, 2019

San Diego, California - The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has announced increases to the recreational canary rockfish (Sebastes pinniger), black rockfish (S. melanops) and lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) daily limits.