Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday the United States would set up "interim zones of stability" to help refugees return home in the next phase of the fight against Islamic State and al Qaeda in Syria and Iraq.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will skip the April 5-6 meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) foreign ministers in Brussels, but will travel to Russia in the following week, according to reports.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is visiting China amid new tensions between the two powers over a series of issues, including North Korea and Washington’s deployment of the THAAD missile system to South Korea.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the United States will end its participation in the United Nations Human Rights Council unless the inter-governmental rights agency undergoes “considerable reform.”
In his first trip to Asia as US secretary of state, Rex Tillerson has said two decades of US policy vis-à-vis North Korea have failed to deter the Asian country from advancing a military nuclear program, calling for “a new approach.”
Republican Senator John McCain has repeated his concerns about US President-elect Donald Trump’s designated secretary of state Rex Tillerson, saying he is “very concerned” about his “friendship” with Russian President Vladimir Putin.