The United States will no longer participate in the U.N.-organized Global Compact on Migration (GCM), the U.S. Mission to the U.N. informed the secretary-general on Sunday.
President Donald Trump on Friday dismissed press reports that he plans on firing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, calling them “fake news” in a tweet.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday called the Myanmar military operation against the Rohingya population “ethnic cleansing” and said the United States would consider targeted sanctions against those responsible.
Two prominent GOP lawmakers are pressing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for an explicit timeline detailing when senior State Department officials first received evidence that sonic attacks in Cuba had occurred.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has eliminated an office in the State Department that oversees sanctions policy amid criticism that the Trump administration has been slow to enforce sanctions against Russia.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Monday, meeting Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi hours after his office accused Tillerson of interfering in Iraqi affairs.
The State Department has confirmed that two additional U.S. diplomats have experienced health problems as a result of sonic attacks in Cuba, bringing the total number of diplomats impacted to 24.