The event was billed as a counter-ISIS conference, but for Rex Tillerson it was more like a coming-out party – with him starring as the diplomatic debutante. With all eyes on the new secretary of state with no formal diplomatic experience,...Show More Summary
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson concluded his visit to China earlier this month, pledging that relations between the two countries would be based on “non-conflict, non-confrontation, mutual respect, and win-win cooperation.” The post Tillerson Gives Beijing Face appeared first on Foreign Policy Blogs.
By Robin Emmott and Lesley Wroughton BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet NATO foreign ministers at a rescheduled gathering on March 31, a senior State Department official said on Friday, ending a furor over his earlier decision to skip the event. Show More Summary
U.S. Sen. John McCain is urging President Donald Trump to nominate a team of senior officials at the State Department to back up new Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. McCain, … Click to Continue »
By Lesley Wroughton and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with senior Turkish officials in Ankara next week, in talks that could be vital to an advancing U.S.-backed campaign to retake the Syrian city of Raqqa from Islamic State, U.S. Show More Summary
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with NATO members next week in Brussels, officials said Friday, as alliance diplomats struggled to reschedule a key meeting. The transatlantic alliance's leading partner threw planning for an April 5 summit of NATO foreign ministers into chaos on Tuesday, when Tillerson revealed he would not be attending. Show More Summary
Robert E Kelly Security, Asia There is a reason Washington never attacks the DPRK when it causes trouble. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made waves last week when he suggested that military action against North Korea was an option. Show More Summary
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will attend a major NATO foreign ministers meeting after all. Tillerson had alarmed allies when word emerged he was skipping the semiannual meeting in Brussels, … Click to Continue »
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with members of the NATO alliance next week, after initially planning to skip ministerial talks, a spokesman said Friday. The State Department was unable to confirm whether the new MarchShow More Summary
Remarks made by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Beijing caused a collective gnashing of teeth among the foreign policy establishment this week. At least twice, Tillerson said that the U.S.-China relationship was built on “non-conflict,...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Myron Ebell, the longtime climate-science denier who led President Donald Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency transition team until Trump’s inauguration, says Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is among the “swamp creatures”...Show More Summary
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, former Exxon CEO, recused himself from the decision as Exxon stands to profit from the pipeline. Nearly a decade after it first applied for a presidential permit, TransCanada is getting the green light from the Trump administration for its $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO foreign ministers aim to meet the new U.S. secretary of state on March 31 if no other allies object, alliance diplomats said, ending a furor about Rex Tillerson's decision to skip a planned April meeting to attend a summit with China.
In another news cycle, the story that broke on Wednesday about Secretary of State Rex Tillerson would have been a bombshell. Instead, buried deep beneath the furors over Russia, health care and presidential “wiretapping,” it hardly broke at all. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of NATO said Wednesday he is certain a semiannual meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers can be rescheduled so Secretary of State Rex Tillerson can attend.
While President Donald Trump’s revision of the travel ban continues to be blocked by federal judges in Hawaii and Maryland, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has informed U.S. embassies around
Emails sent under a pseudonym by current US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson when he was still CEO of ExxonMobil, and which are sought by a court, cannot be produced, lawyers for the oil giant said. According to a letter dated MarchShow More Summary
The White House announcement comes soon after it was revealed that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will not be attending a NATO meeting next month.
Reuters reports that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (who totally loves his job) issued a series of instructions earlier this month to U.S. embassies, one of which ordered officials to "develop a list of criteria” for "populations...Show More Summary
The US-led coalition against the Islamic State group vowed to crush the jihadists Wednesday at a meeting overshadowed by an attack in London and civilian deaths in Syria. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson welcomed his counterparts from...Show More Summary