Rex Tillerson

'This can be very mean-spirited town', says Rex Tillerson on his farewell

US President Trump fired Tillerson after a series of public rifts over policy on North Korea and other issues, replacing him with Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo.   

published on : 23rd March 2018

US Secretary of State RexTillerson says goodbye, to step down March 31

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who was fired by President Donald Trump on Tuesday, said he was delegating all of his responsibilities to the State. 

published on : 14th March 2018

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raises prospect of Venezuela military ouster of Maduro

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson raised the prospect that the Venezuelan military could decide to oust President Nicolas Maduro but said he did not know whether that would happen.

published on : 2nd February 2018

U.S. warns Pyongyang on military option

Twenty nations agree to consider tougher sanctions to press North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons as U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warns Pyongyang it could trigger a military response.

published on : 17th January 2018

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrives in India

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lands in New Delhi on a mission to strengthen ties with India in the face of China's rising power in the region. 

published on : 25th October 2017

H1B visa holders are not illegal economic migrants, they contribute to U.S. economy: Arun Jaitley 

Last month, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj raised the issue of H1B visa during her meeting with the United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. 

published on : 15th October 2017

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson meets Qatari foreign minister amid boycott

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Qatari Foreign Min Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani in Washington, D.C., while Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt imposed a boycott on Qatar.

published on : 28th June 2017

US to drop Iraq and Myanmar from child soldiers' list

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson planning to remove Iraq and Myanmar from a list denouncing the world's worst offenders in the use of child soldiers, sources told Reuters exclusively.

published on : 25th June 2017

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar meets United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to United States, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Indian Foreign Secretary Subrahmanyam Jaishankar in Washington DC on Saturday.

published on : 24th June 2017

US urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urges Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states to ease their blockade against Qatar, saying it was causing unintended humanitarian consequences.

published on : 10th June 2017

Tillerson receives a traditional welcome in New Zealand

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson receives a traditional Maori welcome as he touches down in New Zealand.

published on : 6th June 2017