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2 years ago

Tillerson warns of 'crisis of ethics and integrity' in US

Tillerson said an assault on the truth is at the center of the crisis.
2 years ago
Former secretary of state gives stark warning about 'crisis of ethics' in US
2 years ago
Tillerson spent $12 million on consultants for State Department redesign
3 years ago

Tillerson ends Europe trip after wave of rebukes on Trump positions

The secretary of state faced tough questions about Washington policies.
3 years ago
Tillerson ends Europe trip after wave of rebukes on Trump positions
3 years ago

Tillerson faces pushback in Europe on Jerusalem

Many of his counterparts expressed concern over the U.S.’s position on Israel.
3 years ago
Tillerson faces pushback in Europe on Jerusalem
3 years ago

Trump pushes back on reports of Tillerson ouster: 'We work well together'

The president did not comment on Michael Flynn in his Twitter post.
3 years ago
Trump pushes back on reports of Tillerson ouster: 'We work well together'
3 years ago

Tillerson describes Myanmar violence as ethnic cleansing

He called violence against the Rohingya Muslim minority as ethnic cleansing.
3 years ago
State Department describes Myanmar violence as ethnic cleansing
3 years ago

Tillerson 'deeply concerned' about violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

He heads there amid continued hostilities towards Rohingya Muslims
3 years ago
Tillerson 'deeply concerned' about violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar
3 years ago

State Dept. dismisses talk of IQs as a joke, says Tillerson's is 'high'

"The president is entitled to make jokes."
3 years ago
State Dept. dismisses talk of IQs as a joke, says Tillerson's is 'high'
3 years ago

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he 'never considered' quitting

ABC New' Martha Raddatz reports on Rex Tillerson's reaction to allegations that he called President Trump a "moron" and the latest details on a Niger ambush that killed three U.S. Army special operations commandos.
3 years ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he 'never considered' quitting
3 years ago

Rex Tillerson defends US response to North Korea, Russia

The U.S. secretary of state speaks out on "GMA" about the Trump administration's reaction to Kim Jong Un's threats and the latest revelations on Russian hacking and the 2016 election.
3 years ago
Rex Tillerson defends US response to North Korea, Russia
3 years ago

Tillerson praises North Korea for 'restraint,' hopes for 'pathway' to dialogue

He notes that it could be the "beginning" of a pathway to peace talks.
3 years ago
Tillerson praises North Korea for 'restraint,' hopes for 'pathway' to dialogue
3 years ago

US Secretary of State offers Philippine President help with war on drugs, if he changes tactics

Tillerson is said to have offered specific resources to help the Philippines.
3 years ago
US Secretary of State offers Philippine President help with war on drugs
3 years ago

Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea

The secretary of state is meeting with Asian leaders in Manila Sunday.
3 years ago
Tillerson doubles down as China takes new hard line on North Korea
3 years ago

North Korea is just one of the problems Tillerson faces in return to Asia

The secretary of state's most urgent issue is the North Korean threat.
3 years ago
North Korea just one of the problems Tillerson faces in return to Asia
3 years ago

Tillerson resignation rumors 'false,' State Department says

“That is false,” spokesperson Heather Nauert said today.
3 years ago
Tillerson resignation rumors 'false,' State Department says
3 years ago

Tillerson says Gulf nations' rift has hindered U.S. in region

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called for Qatar and other Gulf countries to "immediately take steps to deescalate" the diplomatic crisis that has unfolded in the region this week.
3 years ago
Gulf nations' rift has hindered US in region: Tillerson
3 years ago

Here are the top issues facing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on his trip to Turkey

Turkey will host Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Thursday.
3 years ago
Here are the top issues on Tillerson's trip to Turkey
4 years ago

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson praised the progress made against ISIS

Tillerson noted progress in the fight against ISIS in a conference just 30 minutes before the deadly attacks in London.
4 years ago
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson praised the progress made against ISIS
4 years ago

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to skip NATO summit, travel to Russia in April

Tillerson's decision was met with sharp criticism by Democrats.
4 years ago
Tillerson to skip NATO summit, travel to Russia next month
4 years ago

Tillerson steps away from possible pipeline decisions

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who previously served as the CEO of oil and gas giant ExxonMobil, has recused himself from any decisions regarding the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
4 years ago
Tillerson steps away from possible pipeline decisions
4 years ago

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stays silent as State Dept. set to resume 'regular' briefings

The State Department is set to resume "regular" briefings on March 6.
4 years ago
Rex Tillerson stays silent as State Dept. to resume 'regular' briefings
4 years ago

ANALYSIS: What we learned from Rex Tillerson's debut on the world stage

The new secretary of state appeared hesitant to speak up.
4 years ago
ANALYSIS: What we learned from Rex Tillerson's debut on the world stage
4 years ago

Rex Tillerson: Everything You Need to Know About the New Secretary of State

The former ExxonMobil CEO is President Trump's new secretary of state.
4 years ago
Rex Tillerson: What to Know About the New Secretary of State