The United States vowed Wednesday to work with India in preference to China over the next century to promote a "free and open" Asia-Pacific region led by prosperous democracies. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivered his unexpectedly sharp message to Beijing on the same day President Xi Jinping opened the Communist Party congress. Show More Summary
Rex Tillerson is a disaster as secretary of state. It’s not clear what he could have done to be a success in the role, working under Donald Trump, but a New York Times profile written by Jason Zengerle makes a powerful case that Tillerson...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States held Myanmar's military leadership responsible for its harsh crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday the United States holds Myanmar's military leadership "accountable" for the Rohingya refugee crisis, drawing a distinction with Aung San Suu Kyi's civilian government. Myanmar's recentShow More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said before a visit to India next week that the Trump administration wanted to "dramatically deepen" cooperation with New Delhi, seeing it as a key partner in the face of China's negative influence in Asia.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson promised India a new century of "strategic partnership" on Wednesday, accusing its Asian rival China of undermining international order. Setting the stage for an upbeat visit next week to Delhi, Washington's...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will Pakistan next week during an Asian trip that will also take him to the country's rival India, a senior official at the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is condemning reported atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, and he says those responsible — perhaps the country's military — will be held accountable. Continue reading ? The post Tillerson: ‘Heartbreaking’ reports of suffering in Myanmar appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States was "extraordinarily concerned" by what was happening to Myanmar's Rohingya minority and held Myanmar's military leadership accountable...
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is calling for the U.S. and India to expand strategic ties. Tillerson was speaking Wednesday on relations between the world's two largest democracies ahead of … Click to Continue »
The president's tweets have meant Tillerson needs to be ready to deal with change fast.
With an isolated leader, a demoralized diplomatic corps and a president dismantling international relations one tweet at a time, American foreign policy is adrift in the world.
It turns out there is some good news in Washington. Tapper also asked Tillerson to respond to Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), who said during his weeklong feud with the president that Trump had “publicly castrated” the secretary of state.... “I...Show More Summary
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Sunday denied that Donald Trump's threat to tear up the Iran nuclear deal had weakened America's chance of reining in North Korea through diplomacy. In a virulent speech watched around the world Friday,...Show More Summary
Donald Trump does not believe diplomatic efforts with North Korea are a waste of time and talks will continue "until the first bomb drops", Rex Tillerson has told CNN. "The president has also made clear to me that he wants this solved diplomatically," Mr Tillerson said. The statement comes after months of tense relations between Washington and Pyongyang.
Rex Tillerson, the US Secretary of State, says diplomatic efforts to resolve the nuclear stand-off with North Korea will continue “until the first bomb drops”. For weeks President Donald Trump has hinted he is ready to take militaryShow More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that diplomatic efforts aimed at resolving the North Korean crisis "will continue until the first bomb drops."
Apparent tensions between President Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson have some expecting a shift in key government positions. Read more...
Mike Allen: “We told you about internal administration conversations about sliding CIA Director Mike Pompeo over to replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, whenever he heads back to Texas.” “Now we’re hearing about a top possibility for the next chess [...]
Rex Tillerson told CNN's Jake Tapper that the U.S. should stay in the Iran nuclear deal, but then stroked his boss' ego by saying Trump did as well. On Friday, Trump decertified the Iran deal as a precursor to leaving it all together. Trump...Show More Summary