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US officially places Hamas political chief on special designated terrorist list — Behold Israel

US State Department labels Haniyeh as “Specially Designated Global Terrorist” along with three others; Tillerson: Today’s actions are an important step in denying them the resources they need to plan and carry out their terrorist activities. The United States officially added Hamas political chief Ismail Haniyeh to its terror list, labeling him a “Specially […]

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Tillerson set to meet Trudeau for N. Korea crisis talks: source — The Crusader Journal

OTTAWA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to meet Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau next week for talks on how to address the crisis over North Korea’s nuclear weapons, an Ottawa source said on Monday. Canada and the United States are due to co-host a meeting of foreign ministers in Vancouver in […]

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U.S. diplomacy with North Korea to continue until ‘first bomb drops’: Tillerson — The Crusader Journal

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that President Donald Trump had instructed him to continue diplomatic efforts to calm rising tensions with North Korea, saying “those diplomatic efforts will continue until the first bomb drops.” Speaking on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Tillerson downplayed messages that President […]

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Trump Says No Lifting of Russian Sanctions, Tillerson Indicates May Even Impose More — Young Conservatives

Liberals have been attacking the Trump administration for months claiming he is a ‘Putin stooge’ and that he was working to lift sanctions against Russia. Indeed, the person during the campaign working to lift sanctions was Tony Podesta who worked on behalf of a Kremlin-connected bank to try to remove sanctions that were affecting them.…

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Otago academic dispenses advice on NZ dealing with Trump

There appears to be no shortage of journalists and academics that know exactly what New Zealand should do to bring the Trump administration under control. With US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, scheduled to visit Wellington this week, it is clear New Zealand’s interests and values are challenged by the Trump administration’s world view. However,…

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Trump And Tillerson Will Expand The Ban On Funding Abortions Overseas

There was a lot of talk during the 2016 election cycle about whether or not Trump is pro-life enough. He spent many years as a liberal Democrat talking about his support for abortion but you can’t really put too much stock in that. He never thought he was going to actually run for president and…

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Sec. of State Rex Tillerson sows confusion over Trump’s climate policy

http://dailycaller.com/2017/05/15/trump-needs-to-get-a-grip-on-his-communications-and-cabinet/ By DAVID KRAYDEN What is President Donald Trump’s policy on climate change and does he think the United States should be encouraged — or even obliged — to follow the dictates of the Paris climate accord? Well, truly it depends who you talk to and no issue better illustrates the cleavage in the Trump…

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US Secretary of State Signs Arctic Climate “Affirmation”

 

Guest essay by Eric Worrall US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has signed a document presented at a meeting of Arctic nations, which affirms the need to support the Paris Agreement, and take action on Climate Change. In doing so, Tillerson may have harmed US Arctic energy exploration interests. Tillerson, at Arctic meeting, signs document […]

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Sec of State Tillerson won’t meet with U.N. climate chief — & ‘it’s driving environmentalists crazy’ —

With barely a month as Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson is coming under fire for not having met with the UN climate chief Patricia Espinosa. Espinosa sent a request to Tillerson for a face-to-face meeting but the newly minted secretary has been traversing the globe and meeting with other diplomats. That’s not sitting well with…

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