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Rex Tillerson: President Trump called me from Air Force One

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Outgoing secretary of state pledges to work to ensure a smooth transition for Mike Pompeo, encourages colleagues to remain vigilant in their posts at the U.S. State Department.

Trump Moves Closer to Presidency of One With Tillerson ...

Bloomberg / News

In accepting the Republican nomination for president in 2016, Donald Trump described a nation plagued with problems and declared: “I alone can fix it ...

Editorial: Trump May Make America Miss Rex Tillerson

Tillerson eviscerated the State Department, but his replacement, Mike Pompeo, will encourage the president’s hot-headed hawkishness.

Trump sacks Rex Tillerson after 'disagreements'

Sky News / World

Donald Trump has sacked Rex Tillerson as US Secretary of State, following months of speculation over the former ExxonMobil CEO's position.

Tillerson will give up secretary of State duties at the end of the day

CNBC / World

President Donald Trump fired secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday.

Rex Tillerson’s No Good, Very Bad, Final Week - Bloomberg

Bloomberg

Rex Tillerson was asleep on March 9 in the luxurious Sheraton Resort in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, when President Donald Trump woke him with a 2 a.m. phone ...

Kurtz: Why Rex Tillerson didn't go quietly

Fox News

'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on President Trump firing Rex Tillerson for irreconcilable differences.

Donald Trump fires Rex Tillerson on Twitter

The Week UK

Description; Rex Tillerson was in office for little over a year

Tillerson fired: Why top diplomat was never a good fit ...

CSMonitor.com

Despite his unconventional remaking of the State Department, Rex Tillerson was otherwise too conventional a diplomat. The policy differences were many, not least on ...

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Tillerson was reportedly on the toilet when he got canned

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His career really went down the toilet. Outgoing secretary of state Rex Tillerson was reportedly sitting on the loo when the White House chief of staff called to deliver the bad news. Tillerson, who was on a trip to Africa, was suffering…

Mar 15

Tillerson's dismissal may hasten demise of Iran nuclear deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Iran nuclear deal was in near terminal condition and on life support even before President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Tillerson's dismissal this week may hasten its demise.

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UPDATE 4-Tokyo bids farewell to "trustworthy" Tillerson, Seoul awaits seasoned Pompeo

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TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) - Japan's foreign minister said on Wednesday he personally regretted the departure of "frank, trustworthy" U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ahead of a proposed summit between President Donald Trump and North…

Mar 14

Trump Moves Closer to Presidency of One With Tillerson ...

In accepting the Republican nomination for president in 2016, Donald Trump described a nation plagued with problems and declared: “I alone can fix it ...

Mar 14

GOP senators see Tillerson ouster as the new normal

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Republican senators on Tuesday said they were not surprised by President Trump's abrupt firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, with some acknowledging they've grown numb to the president's unorthodox style of governi...

Mar 13

Tillerson fired: Why top diplomat was never a good fit ...

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Mar 13

Pompeo focuses on Trump as 'customer number one,' says fmr. Dep. CIA Dir.

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John McLaughlin, former Acting Director of the CIA, joins MTP Daily to discuss Rex Tillerson’s firing and President Trump’s pick to head the CIA.

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Fears grow for future of Iran nuclear deal in wake of Tillerson's removal

Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said: 'Mr Trump has made habit of being unpredictable and thus unreliable for anybody to engage with.' Photograph: T Mughal/EPA. The abrupt dismissal of Rex Tillerson as US secretary of state…

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Trump, by Firing Head Diplomat, Recasts U.S. Foreign Policy

The shake-up at the Trump administration’s State Department, naming Mike Pompeo to replace Rex Tillerson as secretary of State, is unfolding at a critical juncture for two pressing nuclear issues and signals a hard-line shift in U.S.…

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Tension between president, top diplomat simmered for months

President Trump said he had been considering removing Rex Tillerson for “a long time” because they disagreed in key areas of foreign policy, such as the Iran nuclear deal, the approach to North Korea and the tone of U.S. diplomacy. Still,…

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Tillerson will give up secretary of State duties at the end of the day

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President Donald Trump fired secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday.

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Rex Tillerson’s No Good, Very Bad, Final Week - Bloomberg

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Rex Tillerson was asleep on March 9 in the luxurious Sheraton Resort in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, when President Donald Trump woke him with a 2 a.m. phone ...

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US STOCKS-Wall St higher as easing inflation worries outweigh Tillerson exit

(Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes rose on Tuesday as fears of faster interest rate hikes eased after a tepid U.S. consumer prices data and investors shrugged off news of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's ouster.

Mar 13

Tillerson: Russia ‘an irresponsible force of instability in the world’

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The United States is siding with the United Kingdom’s assessment that Russia is likely responsible for the poisoning in England of Russian former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter using a military-grade nerve agent. U.S.…

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U.S.' Tillerson says African countries should weigh Chinese loans carefully

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ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that African countries should weigh Chinese loans carefully, while adding that Washington was not trying to keep Chinese investment away from the continent.