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# rex-tillerson - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

Trump repeatedly suggested that US should invade Venezuela - report
# Political Instability
# Political Instability

Trump repeatedly suggested that US should invade Venezuela - report

Jul 4th 2018, 8:12 PM 29,595 Views 66 Comments

A top US official told The Associated Press that the President made the suggestion at a meeting in August.

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks
# You're Fired
# You're Fired

Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks

Mar 13th 2018, 8:20 PM 42,670 Views 96 Comments

Tillerson did not address reports he only learned of his sacking after Donald Trump tweeted about it.

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

White House visit: Simon Coveney to brief Trump administration on Northern Ireland
# US/IRISH RELATIONS
# US/IRISH RELATIONS

White House visit: Simon Coveney to brief Trump administration on Northern Ireland

Feb 20th 2018, 9:16 AM 11,418 Views 53 Comments

The Tánaiste is to travel to New York and Washington DC following this morning’s Cabinet meeting.

# rex-tillerson - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Rex Tillerson says US ready to talk to North Korea 'without preconditions'
# Progress
# Progress

Rex Tillerson says US ready to talk to North Korea 'without preconditions'

Dec 13th 2017, 7:48 AM 5,022 Views 27 Comments

Tillerson, however, remains determined to force it to abandon its nuclear arsenal.

# rex-tillerson - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Cuba 'sonic attack' claims: Doctors treating US embassy staff find brain abnormalities in patients
# Investigation
# Investigation

Cuba 'sonic attack' claims: Doctors treating US embassy staff find brain abnormalities in patients

Dec 6th 2017, 10:30 PM 27,199 Views 23 Comments

The finding is also one of several factors fueling growing scepticism that some kind of sonic weapon was involved.

# rex-tillerson - Thursday 30 November, 2017

'Rex is here': Trump passes up the chance to back Secretary of State Tillerson
# Embattledasaurus Rex
# Embattledasaurus Rex

'Rex is here': Trump passes up the chance to back Secretary of State Tillerson

Nov 30th 2017, 6:03 PM 14,993 Views 14 Comments

A senior White House official did not deny reports that Tillerson would be replaced by CIA director Mike Pompeo.

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Donald Trump says an IQ test would prove he's smarter than his Secretary of State
# SMRT
# SMRT

Donald Trump says an IQ test would prove he's smarter than his Secretary of State

Oct 10th 2017, 4:31 PM 22,182 Views 80 Comments

“I can tell you who is going to win,” Trump told Forbes magazine.

# rex-tillerson - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Tillerson denies he considered resigning from Trump cabinet but doesn't say whether he called him 'a moron'
# Secretary Of State
# Secretary Of State

Tillerson denies he considered resigning from Trump cabinet but doesn't say whether he called him 'a moron'

Oct 4th 2017, 5:12 PM 11,184 Views 31 Comments

“I serve at the appointment of the president and I am here for as long as the president feels I can be useful to achieving his objectives.”

# rex-tillerson - Friday 29 September, 2017

US withdraws diplomatic staff in Cuba over mystery 'sonic attacks'
# American Embassy
# American Embassy

US withdraws diplomatic staff in Cuba over mystery 'sonic attacks'

Sep 29th 2017, 7:16 PM 11,063 Views 14 Comments

The attacks of an unknown nature have targeted at least 21 US embassy staff in Havana over the past few months, the US said.

# rex-tillerson - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Minister: 'No immediate threat' to Ireland amid US-North Korea nuclear tensions
# North Korea
# North Korea

Minister: 'No immediate threat' to Ireland amid US-North Korea nuclear tensions

Aug 9th 2017, 7:45 PM 45,618 Views 136 Comments

Minister Charlie Flanagan says Ireland must however remain vigilant.

# rex-tillerson - Monday 7 August, 2017

US tells North Korea: 'Stop missile tests if you want to talk'
# Come To The Table
# Come To The Table

US tells North Korea: 'Stop missile tests if you want to talk'

Aug 7th 2017, 7:51 AM 7,552 Views 19 Comments

The UN Security Council on Saturday unanimously approved a US-drafted sanctions package over the weekend.

# rex-tillerson - Saturday 5 August, 2017

US wants UN ban on North Korean exports of coal, iron and seafood
# Nuclear Weapons
# Nuclear Weapons

US wants UN ban on North Korean exports of coal, iron and seafood

Aug 5th 2017, 1:32 PM 9,872 Views 36 Comments

The move could cost Pyongyang about €850 million in annual revenue.

# rex-tillerson - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Trump to deliver 'high-risk' speech to Muslim world today promoting 'peaceful vision'
# High Stakes
# High Stakes

Trump to deliver 'high-risk' speech to Muslim world today promoting 'peaceful vision'

May 21st 2017, 8:40 AM 14,849 Views 62 Comments

The speech will come less than a day after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called on Iran to ‘dismantle its network of terrorism’.

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Trump says he had 'absolute right' to share information with Russians
# Classified Information
# Classified Information

Trump says he had 'absolute right' to share information with Russians

May 16th 2017, 1:00 PM 29,044 Views 188 Comments

The Washington Post reported Trump had shared “highly classified” information with Russian officials.

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

'What's the plan?' Confusion reigns on Syria as Trump sends secretary of state to Russia
# You Got This
# You Got This

'What's the plan?' Confusion reigns on Syria as Trump sends secretary of state to Russia

Apr 11th 2017, 7:16 AM 10,955 Views 41 Comments

The Trump administration has done little to clarify on how it will approach the situation in Syria.

# rex-tillerson - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Trump's secretary of state says US has 'no comment' after North Korea launches missile
# Hostile Relations
# Hostile Relations

Trump's secretary of state says US has 'no comment' after North Korea launches missile

Apr 5th 2017, 7:24 AM 9,649 Views 17 Comments

“The United States has spoken enough about North Korea.”

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Trump's Secretary of State accused of using alias to talk about climate change
# Wayne Tracker
# Wayne Tracker

Trump's Secretary of State accused of using alias to talk about climate change

Mar 14th 2017, 10:51 PM 14,651 Views 23 Comments

New York’s Attorney General is looking into whether Exxon deceived the public and investors for decades.

# rex-tillerson - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'Neither confrontation nor submission': Trump's top diplomat in Mexico to calm tensions
# The Wall
# The Wall

'Neither confrontation nor submission': Trump's top diplomat in Mexico to calm tensions

Feb 23rd 2017, 2:40 PM 9,962 Views 16 Comments

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said the visit was symbolic of the meaningful relationship the two countries have.

# rex-tillerson - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Trump picks oil chief (with no diplomatic experience but plenty of ties to Russia) as Secretary of State
# Rex Tillerson
# Rex Tillerson

Trump picks oil chief (with no diplomatic experience but plenty of ties to Russia) as Secretary of State

Dec 13th 2016, 1:00 PM 20,370 Views 148 Comments

Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said he is already looking forward to meeting the new appointee.