Rex Tillerson

US interested in early settlement of Karabakh conflict

US interested in early settlement of Karabakh conflict

Washington is interested in an early settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, reads the letter of the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, which was sent on …

US State Department reveals topic of Tillerson#039s briefing in Ankara

US State Department reveals topic of Tillerson's briefing in Ankara

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will discuss the upcoming operation in Syria, and stabilization efforts in already seized areas in his visit to Ankara on March 30, senior US officials said Monday. Tillerson, who is …

Tillerson to discuss fight against Daesh with Erdogan

Tillerson to discuss fight against Daesh with Erdogan

The agenda of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's visit to Turkey includes the meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, State Department's press service reported. The head of American …

The US and China Make Nice

The US and China Make Nice

Officials are striking a calmer tone but will this affect relations?

Rex Tillerson#039s wife convinced him to be US secretary of State

Rex Tillerson's wife convinced him to be US secretary of State

US secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that his wife convinced him to take on the position of secretary of State. "I didn't want this job.  I was supposed to retire in March, this month. I was going …

 Peskov: it#039s early to speak on Putin-Tillerson meeting

Peskov: it's early to speak on Putin-Tillerson meeting

Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has declined to give a straightforward answer on whether Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during …

 US State Department: Tillerson plans to visit Russia in April

US State Department: Tillerson plans to visit Russia in April

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to visit Russia in April, US officials said. Tillerson intends to miss what would have been his first meeting of the 28 NATO allies on April 5-6 in Brussels so that he can …

Cavusoglu: Tillerson to visit Turkey on March 30

Cavusoglu: Tillerson to visit Turkey on March 30

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Turkey on March 30, the Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday. "Rex Tillerson has said that he would like to come to Turkey on …

U.S. to host 68-nation meeting on countering Islamic State

U.S. to host 68-nation meeting on countering Islamic State

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will host a 68-nation meeting in Washington this month to discuss the next moves by the coalition fighting Islamic State, a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday, Reuters …

Tillerson tells Ukrainian counterpart Russia sanctions to remain in place

Tillerson tells Ukrainian counterpart Russia sanctions to remain in place

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson reiterated to Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin that anti-Russia sanctions imposed over Moscow’s alleged involvement in the conflict …

Iranian Foreign Ministry denies Zarif#039s letter to Tillerson

Iranian Foreign Ministry denies Zarif's letter to Tillerson

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has denied claims that its chief, Mohammad Javad Zarif, had written a letter to US State Secretary Rex Tillerson. "The wrong, baseless and again new claim of Javad …

Preparations for Putin-Trump meeting underway

Preparations for Putin-Trump meeting underway

Practical preparations for the meeting between Russian and US Presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump are under way, but no understanding has been reached yet on the date and the place, Russia’s …

State Department news briefings to resume in early March

State Department news briefings to resume in early March

The State Department said it will resume regular news briefings early next month after facing criticism for not having held one since the Trump inauguration, NBC2 reports. The department said it will begin hosting the …

Lavrov discussed Iran at first meeting with Tillerson

Lavrov discussed Iran at first meeting with Tillerson

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that he discussed a number of issues, including the ones related to Iran, with US State Secretary Rex Tillerson during their bilateral meeting in Germany's …

Tillerson says US will cooperate with Russia if...

Tillerson says US will cooperate with Russia if...

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that there would not be military cooperation between Washington and Moscow until Russian accepted that not all the opposition are terrorists. Tillerson had stressed …

 Tillerson does not find any hotel in Bonn - media

Tillerson does not find any hotel in Bonn - media

On his first trip abroad as US secretary of state Rex Tillerson was forced to stay at a sanitarium in a German village, 30 minutes from where other world leaders gathered.  Tillerson was at the sanitarium because …

G-20 Responds to U.S. Warning

G-20 Responds to U.S. Warning

to NATO and Shift on Israel

Maria Zakharova: Lavrov and Tillerson to meet in Bonn

Maria Zakharova: Lavrov and Tillerson to meet in Bonn

The first meeting between the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Bonn in the first place will be devoted to acquaintance of diplomats, because they haven't …

Lavrov and Tillerson may discuss Syria in Germany

Lavrov and Tillerson may discuss Syria in Germany

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may meet in Germany to discuss Syria, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said. …

Georgia#039s top diplomat makes first visit to Washington

Georgia's top diplomat makes first visit to Washington

He met the US National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and recently confirmed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Lavrov expects to talk to Tillerson soon on Ukraine  bilateral relations

Lavrov expects to talk to Tillerson soon on Ukraine & bilateral relations

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said in an interview he will probably be in contact with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson soon, and is expecting to discuss the situation in Ukraine, bilateral …

Georgian Foreign Minister to meet Tillerson and Flynn

Georgian Foreign Minister to meet Tillerson and Flynn

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze has scheduled meetings with the newly elected US President Donald Trump’s administration in Washington. Within his two-day working visit to the US, Minister Janelidze …

Maria Zakharova: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict poses threat to future of Armenia and Azerbaijan

Maria Zakharova: Nagorno-Karabakh conflict poses threat to future of Armenia and Azerbaijan

Russia supports any initiatives for the reconciliation of the Armenian and Azerbaijani peoples, because it promotes the search for compromises on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Maria …

Trump: Tillerson to be star!

Trump: Tillerson to be star!

US President Donald Trump congratulated Rex Tillerson who was sworn in as the new US secretary of state. "Congratulations to Rex Tillerson on being sworn in as our new Secretary of State. He …

Senate confirms Rex Tillerson for US Secretary of State

Senate confirms Rex Tillerson for US Secretary of State

The US Senate has confirmed Rex Tillerson as the new secretary of state in the Trump administration. The 64-year-old former ExxonMobil CEO will also serve as a National Security Council member, RT reports. President …

Kazakhstan#039s Back On Washington#039s Radar

Kazakhstan's Back On Washington's Radar

A case of taking the man out of the oil industry, but not taking the oil industry out of the man

Will Russia and US return to dialogue on energy?

Will Russia and US return to dialogue on energy?

Russia and the US should return to the dialogue on energy both countries enjoyed in 2014 before the US and European sanctions, Russia's energy minister Alexander Novak said, speaking to CNBC in Vienna. …

Beijing says US risks large-scale war if it blocks access to disputed islands

Beijing says US risks "large-scale war" if it blocks access to disputed islands

Trump looks poised to thrust Sino-U.S. relations into new and hostile territory

Tillerson: US does not plan to change regime in Iran

Tillerson: US does not plan to change regime in Iran

President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson expressed skepticism at US-driven regime change efforts, and said he considered it would be his job as the nation’s top diplomat to develop …

Rex Tillerson leaves Exxon Mobil

Rex Tillerson leaves Exxon Mobil

Exxon Mobil President Darren Woods will succeed Rex Tillerson as chairman and chief executive of the company on Jan. 1, 2017, …