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Mike Pompeo, CIA chief, makes surprise visit to South Korea

May 02, 2017 - The Washington Times

CIA chief Mike Pompeo made a surprise visit to South Korea Monday, meeting with top military and intelligence officials in the country days after North Korea carried out a new round of ballistic missile tests.

Mr. Pompeo arrived in Seoul over the weekend, meeting with Lee Byung-ho, head of South Korea's National Intelligence Service and other top government officials, as well as U.S. Forces-Korea chief Gen. Vincent Brooks, according to Yonghap News.

The unannounced visit was designe...