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time.com Pompeo: Despite the Government Shutdown, U.S. Diplomats’ Morale Is ‘Good’

(ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates) — American diplomats are upbeat despite the government shutdown that has left many of them working without pay, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday.
“Morale is good,” Pompeo told reporters in Abu Dhabi, one of the stops on his nine-nation tour of Middle East, as the shutdown was set to enter its fourth week. “They understand that there are squabbles…