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Secretary of State

Tillerson breaks bipartisan tradition, declines to host Ramadan event at State Dept

Muslim activists have accused President Donald Trump's administration of having an unfriendly attitude toward Islam.

27 May 2017 7:59 AM

US Secretary of State says ‘unchecked’ Iran could become another North Korea

Tillerson said the US is conducting a comprehensive review of its Iran policy.

20 Apr 2017 8:32 PM

US Secretary of State to visit Tokyo, Seoul, Beijing after North Korea test

Tillerson arrives in Tokyo on March 15; heads to Seoul on March 17, and on to Beijing on March 18.

08 Mar 2017 10:40 AM

Tillerson sworn-in as US Secretary of State

The 64-year-old former chairman and chief executive of Exxon Mobil was confirmed by the Senate in a 56-43 vote.

02 Feb 2017 12:05 PM

Trump defends diplomat pick Tillerson

Trump has stoked alarm among Democrats and fellow Republicans ahead of his January 20 inauguration by calling for closer ties with Moscow.

14 Dec 2016 10:07 AM


Trump picks ExxonMobil chief as Secretary of State: report

Several US Senators have already come out in open against the nomination of Tillerson.

13 Dec 2016 12:06 PM

Trump says Romney wants Secretary of State position: report

Mitt Romney had called Trump a ‘conman, phony and fraud’ during the election campaign.

22 Nov 2016 11:06 AM

Indian-American Nikki Haley might be the next Secy of State

Before the general elections, Haley came out in support of Trump, saying that she would be voting for the billionaire tycoon from New York.

17 Nov 2016 12:48 PM