Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam's holy month of Ramadan.
Donald Trump’s Secretary of State has refused to host an event to mark Islam’s holy month of Ramadan, seemingly breaking with a long bipartisan tradition. Since 1999, Republican and Democratic secretaries of state have nearly always hosted either the reception or an iftar dinner to break the day’s fast during Ramadan. Show More Summary
As anyone with access to the internet can attest to, there hasn’t exactly been a lack of news to pick from: President Donald Trump’s possible collusion with the Russian Kremlin during the 2016 election and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s decision to break 18 years of tradition by...
Since 1999, Republican and Democratic secretaries of state have nearly always hosted an event marking Islam's holy month at the State Department.
(Paul Mirengoff) Reuters reports that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Ramadan. Reuters cites two U.S. officials. The State Department has been hosting such dinners for two decades. The practice began in 1998 under Madeleine Albright. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam's holy month of Ramadan, two U.S. officials said, apparently breaking with a bipartisan tradition in place with few exceptions for nearly 20 years. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson today said the United States takes "full responsibility" for the intel leaks regarding the Manchester terror attack.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson insisted extremists must be wiped out and that "fires for justice" were burning hot over the Manchester attack, during a solidarity visit to Britain on Friday. Tillerson joined his British counterpart...Show More Summary
(MANCHESTER, England) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the United States takes “full responsibility” for the leaking of information from Britain’s investigation of the Manchester concert bombing. Tillerson said during a trip to London on Friday that the U.S. “regrets” the leaks, which British officials complained had led to the publication of sensitive…
The Hill reports: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday said the U.S. government has taken responsibility for leaks about the investigation into Monday’s terror attack in Manchester, England. “We take full responsibility for that...Show More Summary
LONDON — US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he "regrets" the series of leaks about the Manchester bombing in US media. Speaking at a joint press conference with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Tillerson said: "We takeShow More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) No, not as a general matter. But when it comes to Middle East, he may be. Consider this statement by the Secretary of State: We solve the Israeli Palestinian peace dilemma, we start solving a lot of the peace throughout the Middle East region. Show More Summary
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday he expected NATO to overcome reservations and join the US-led anti-Islamic State coalition at a summit with President Donald Trump. Trump meets NATO leaders in Brussels on Thursday to...Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has not yet made a final decision on whether the United States will remain a party to the Paris climate accords but will do so only after this week, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday.
“We’re shocked at Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s remark to reporters during their Air Force One flight from Riyadh to Israel,” the Zionist Organization of America ZOA) announced today, according to Israeli Arutz Sheva website The ZOA, the oldest pro-Israel organization in the United States, reportedly took great offense that Tillerson said he was on […]
The US State Department laid out plans Tuesday to put "America first" and to slash Washington's budget for diplomacy and foreign aid by more than 30 percent. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said President Donald Trump's dramatic plan,...Show More Summary
HRC President Chad Griffin sent a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urging him to allow those fleeing violence in Chechnya -- including gay and bisexual men who have been targeted by the government -- access to U.S. visas. This comes after reports that the U.S. Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, has traveled abroad without any of the U.S. press traveling with him, which is a departure from the norm in American politics and press. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer triedShow More Summary