Pompeo to Visit Soon, Help With Gas Exports

HAIFA (Reuters) -
pompeo israel
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (Andrew Harnik/Pool via Reuters/File)

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Israel imminently to help with its plan to export natural gas to Europe, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday.

“In a few days, the leaders of Cyprus and Greece will come here, together with … Pompeo, to advance a gas pipeline from Israel to Europe via these countries,” he told naval cadets in the port city of Haifa.