Category Archives: Tillerson

‘It was a different mind-set’: How Trump soured on Tillerson as his top diplomat

‘It was a different mind-set’: How Trump soured on Tillerson as his top diplomat – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/it-was-a-different-mind-set-how-trump-soured-on-tillerson-as-his-top-diplomat/2018/03/13/899b1fba-26d7-11e8-b79d-f3d931db7f68_story.html?utm_term=.c6864541d9f4 Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: There was no meeting of the minds…

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Trump Fires Rex Tillerson and Will Replace Him With C.I.A. Chief Pompeo

Trump Fires Rex Tillerson and Will Replace Him With C.I.A. Chief Pompeo – The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/13/us/politics/trump-tillerson-pompeo.html Re-posted from NYTimes. Geoff Geoff Comments: The rearrangement of personalities certainly makes for a better “buddy” movie…

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Trump Set To Replace Tillerson With Pompeo “Within Weeks”: NYT

Trump Set To Replace Tillerson With Pompeo “Within Weeks”: NYT | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-11-30/trump-set-replace-tillerson-pompeo-within-weeks-nyt Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Tillerson says military option will be “only one left” if diplomacy fails on North Korea

Tillerson says military option will be “only one left” if diplomacy fails on North Korea – CBS News https://www.cbsnews.com/news/rex-tillerson-north-korea-military-option-will-be-only-one-left-if-diplomacy-fails/ Re-posted from CBS News. Geoff Geoff Comments: Indeed, North Korea has pushed the US to the brink of military action…

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Tillerson’s new deputy quietly wins over State Dept. staffers

Tillerson’s new deputy quietly wins over State Dept. staffers – POLITICO http://www.politico.com/story/2017/07/05/tillerson-sullivan-state-department-240153 Re-posted from Politico. Geoff Geoff Comments: Secretary Tillerson needed someone to manage priorities and personnel in the State Department to free him to manage diplomacy… Deputy Secretary Of … Continue reading

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Tillerson: ‘Steps Are Under Way’ to Remove Assad From Power in Syria

Tillerson: ‘Steps Are Under Way’ to Remove Assad From Power in Syria – Breitbart http://www.breitbart.com/video/2017/04/06/tillerson-steps-way-remove-assad-power-syria/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff

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Trump Prepares ‘Military Response’ For Syria As Tillerson Works To Form A ‘Coalition’ To Remove Assad From Power

Trump Prepares ‘Military Response’ For Syria As Tillerson Works To Form A ‘Coalition’ To Remove Assad From Power http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/trump-prepares-military-response-for-syria-as-tillerson-works-to-form-a-coalition-to-remove-assad-from-power Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff  

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Rex Tillerson remains a mystery to the State Department he was appointed to run

Rex Tillerson remains a mystery to the State Department he was appointed to run – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/rex-tillerson-mystery-to-state-department-employees-2017-3?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff  

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Rex Tillerson To Skip NATO Meeting, Will Visit Russia Instead

Rex Tillerson To Skip NATO Meeting, Will Visit Russia Instead | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-03-20/rex-tillerson-skip-nato-meeting-will-visit-russia-instead Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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Tillerson refuses to rule out nuclearization of Asian allies to keep North Korea in check

Tillerson refuses to rule out nuclearization of Asian allies to keep North Korea in check | Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/03/17/tillerson-refuses-to-rule-out-nuclearization-asian-allies-to-keep-north-korea-in-check.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29 Re-posted from Fox News. Geoff

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