Trump FIRES Tillerson: Taps CIA Director For Secretary of State

Donald Trump fires Rex Tillerson, to tap CIA Director Mike Pompeo for State Dept.: Report

DEVELOPING: President Trump has ousted Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson and is replacing him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Mr. Trump confirmed the news on Twitter, thanking Mr. Tillerson for his service, and naming a replacement for Mr. Pompeo at the CIA. “Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become…

*Featured image: U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson holds a news conference with Djibouti’s Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, at the Presidential Palace in Djibouti, Friday March 9, 2018. (Jonathan Ernst/pool via AP) ** FILE ** more >
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