Trump fires Rex Tillerson, picks CIA Director Pompeo as secretary of State

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Trump fires Rex Tillerson, picks CIA Director Pompeo as secretary of State

Trump fires Rex Tillerson, picks CIA Director Pompeo as secretary of State

Rex Tillerson was fired as secretary of State on Tuesday, ending a tumultuous tenure as America's top diplomat that was marked by a series of public disagreements with his boss — President Donald Trump. Trump said he will nominate CIA Director Mike ...


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Rex Tillerson is out as secretary of state, President Trump announced in a tweet Tuesday, and will be replaced as America's top diplomat by Mike Pompeo, currently the CIA director. Tillerson appeared not to know this was coming. That's much the same ...


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