Rex Tillerson

Philippines president says US, Australia have ‘toned down’ human rights criticism

Rodrigo Duterte claims issue of thousands of drug war deaths was mentioned only in passing in meetings with Rex Tillerson and Julie Bishop The US and Australia have considerably toned down criticism of a drug war in the Philippines in which thousands have been killed, according to the countrys president, […]

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Iran nuclear deal: Rex Tillerson accuses Tehran of ‘alarming provocations’

Secretary of state talks tough to launch a review of the 2015 agreement that Trump called the worst ever The US secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, has accused Iran of alarming ongoing provocations to destabilise countries in the Middle East as the Trump administration launched a review of its policy […]

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Trump’s response to Syria gas attack: blame Obama

The White House was silent before condemning the Obama administrations weakness, as Trump struggles to define a policy vision The obsessive tweeting of unsubstantiated claims that Obama wiretapped him. As with healthcare, Trumps policy on Syria has been defined by the desire to unpick Obamas legacy without a clear picture […]

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