NATO prepares for Tillerson’s replacement

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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks with staff as he arrives at the US Embassy in Brussels, Belgium, 05 December 2017.

NATO prepares for Tillerson’s replacement


US secretary of state Rex Tillerson arrived in Brussels on a diplomatic mission to Europe, starting with EU and NATO, days after reports surfaced of a White House plan to force him out.

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has praised Rex Tillerson for what he called a "strong personal commitment" to the alliance and said "rumors" that the U.S. secretary of state could lose his job would not affect the meeting in Brussels.

Tillers is taking part in the December 5-6 NATO foreign minister...


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