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Tillerson accuses Jared Kushner of going rogue on foreign policy

Tillerson accuses Jared Kushner of going rogue on foreign policy

'It makes me angry', says ex-Secretary of State of Jared Kushner, accusing him of going rogue on foreign policy.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 30/06/2019 22:44
Saudi crown prince: I have Jared Kushner ‘in my pocket’

Saudi crown prince: I have Jared Kushner ‘in my pocket’

Saudi prince boasts of exerting influence over President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner.JTA, 23/03/2018 09:22
Tillerson was no friend

Tillerson was no friend

Straight to the point, Trump is a friend and Tillerson is an enemy of the Jewish State. Jack Engelhard, 17/03/2018 22:37
Has Tillerson's dismissal made Trump's position clearer?

Has Tillerson's dismissal made Trump's position clearer?

One of the troubling facts after Secretary of State was fired is is that we still do not know enough about Trump's foreign policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2018 04:12
Iranian official: U.S. determined to leave nuclear deal

Iranian official: U.S. determined to leave nuclear deal

Iran's deputy foreign minister says dismissal of Tillerson shows that Washington is set on quitting the nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 15/03/2018 06:15
Polish President refused call from Tillerson

Polish President refused call from Tillerson

Aides to Polish President Andrzej Duda confirm he refused a call from then-U.S. Secretary of State about controversial Holocaust law.Ben Ariel, 14/03/2018 05:13
Trump: I fired Tillerson over Iran nuclear deal

Trump: I fired Tillerson over Iran nuclear deal

President Trump says Tillerson's support for Iran nuclear deal was reason for termination. 'I wanted to break the deal, he disagreed.'David Rosenberg, 13/03/2018 22:54
White House fires top Tillerson aide Steve Goldstein

White House fires top Tillerson aide Steve Goldstein

Aide fired after disputing WH account on firing on Trump's Secretary of State.JTA, 13/03/2018 22:03
Trump’s peace plan doesn’t sound like Trump

Trump’s peace plan doesn’t sound like Trump

The Donald Trump who proclaimed Jerusalem the capital of Israel cannot be the same Donald Trump now willing to cut the baby in half. Jack Engelhard, 03/03/2018 22:01
State Dep. official: US, Israel like junior high buddies

State Dep. official: US, Israel like junior high buddies

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says US-Israel relationship akin to friendship between junior high students.Ron Kampeas, 15/02/2018 20:28
US mediating between Israel and Lebanon

US mediating between Israel and Lebanon

Disagreement exists over borders of maritime area between the countries, where gas reservoirs exist.Nitsan Keidar, 15/02/2018 09:54
Tillerson not planning to stop in Israel during Mideast tour

Tillerson not planning to stop in Israel during Mideast tour

Secretary of State keeping tabs on situation in northern border but not planning on stopping in Israel during his tour of the Middle East.Elad Benari, 12/02/2018 05:13
Tillerson 'disappointed' after Polish bill signed

Tillerson 'disappointed' after Polish bill signed

Secretary of State expresses concern that controversial Polish law "affects freedom of speech and academic inquiry".Elad Benari, 07/02/2018 02:05
U.S. and Argentina to cooperate against Hezbollah

U.S. and Argentina to cooperate against Hezbollah

United States and Argentina to work together more closely to cut off Lebanese terrorist group's funding networks in Latin America.Ben Ariel, 05/02/2018 04:44
US adds Hamas leader to list of global terrorists

US adds Hamas leader to list of global terrorists

US government imposes sanctions on terror leader Ismail Haniyeh. Secretary of State: 'An important step in denying resources for terror.'Tal Polon, 31/01/2018 18:55
U.S. to send experts to Europe to discuss Iran deal

U.S. to send experts to Europe to discuss Iran deal

Secretary of State says he sees progress in getting European support for new sanctions against Iran.Ben Ariel, 23/01/2018 04:14
Tillerson vows continued pressure on North Korea

Tillerson vows continued pressure on North Korea

Secretary of State and Canadian counterpart form international group to increase pressure on North Korea.Ben Ariel, 20/12/2017 03:16
Tillerson backtracks on North Korea

Tillerson backtracks on North Korea

Secretary of State says North Korea must "earn its way back" to the negotiating table.Elad Benari, Canada, 15/12/2017 21:56
No embassy move during Trump's first term, Tillerson says

No embassy move during Trump's first term, Tillerson says

After suggesting embassy would be moved within 2 years, Tillerson says move unlikely to be completed during Trump's first term.David Rosenberg, 14/12/2017 16:32
State Department: Now isn't the time to talk to North Korea

State Department: Now isn't the time to talk to North Korea

State Department says North Korea has shown no sign of a willingness to halt its missile and nuclear testing.Ben Ariel, 14/12/2017 03:06
Tillerson: We're ready to talk with North Korea

Tillerson: We're ready to talk with North Korea

Secretary of State says Washington willing to talk with North Korea but the military is ready to act if necessary.Ben Ariel, 13/12/2017 04:04
State Department to begin process of moving embassy immediately

State Department to begin process of moving embassy immediately

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says US to get to work immediately to fulfill Trump's pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/12/2017 21:41
'Tillerson enjoys his job'

'Tillerson enjoys his job'

State Department spokeswoman refutes reports that Trump intends to replace Secretary of State, says Tillerson plans to stay on.Ben Ariel, 01/12/2017 03:05
White House mum on report Secretary of State will be fired

White House mum on report Secretary of State will be fired

White House refuses to confirm or deny report that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will be fired.Tzvi Lev, 30/11/2017 20:34
Report: Trump to dump Tillerson, replace him with CIA chief

Report: Trump to dump Tillerson, replace him with CIA chief

NYT claims President Trump planning to install Iran deal opponents Mike Pompeo, Tom Cotton to State Dept., CIA in coming weeks.David Rosenberg, 30/11/2017 18:07
Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism

Trump declares North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism

U.S. President says there will be more sanctions against North Korea after declaring it a state sponsor of terrorism.Ben Ariel, 21/11/2017 00:08
Tillerson and Saudi FM discuss corruption probe

Tillerson and Saudi FM discuss corruption probe

Secretary of State speaks to Saudi Foreign Minister following crackdown on corruption in the kingdom.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2017 06:42
Trump hints Tillerson may be replaced

Trump hints Tillerson may be replaced

President tells Fox News he's unsure if Tillerson will be serving out full term.David Rosenberg, 03/11/2017 10:12
Tillerson: Diplomatic efforts with North Korea will continue

Tillerson: Diplomatic efforts with North Korea will continue

Secretary of State says diplomatic efforts vis-a-vis North Korea will continue "until the first bomb drops".Elad Benari, 16/10/2017 06:36
Tillerson says US won't walk away from Iran deal

Tillerson says US won't walk away from Iran deal

United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Trump won't scrap nuclear deal in his speech Friday concerning Iran agreement.Tzvi Lev, New York, 13/10/2017 19:12
Turkish FM, Tillerson speak amid latest crisis

Turkish FM, Tillerson speak amid latest crisis

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks with Secretary of State after both sides suspend visas.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/10/2017 00:14
State Department: Tillerson didn't call Trump a 'moron'

State Department: Tillerson didn't call Trump a 'moron'

State Department spokeswoman strongly denies reported that Secretary of State had called Trump a "moron".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 04/10/2017 23:49
Tillerson denies he considered resigning

Tillerson denies he considered resigning

Secretary of State blasts NBC News report which claimed he considered resigning, affirms his commitment to Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/10/2017 18:44
Mattis backs diplomatic solution to North Korea crisis

Mattis backs diplomatic solution to North Korea crisis

U.S. Defense Secretary says the Pentagon backs Tillerson's effort to find a diplomatic solution to the crisis with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 04/10/2017 06:33
Sen. Schumer: Don’t return trove of Jewish artifacts to Iraq

Sen. Schumer: Don’t return trove of Jewish artifacts to Iraq

Senate Minority Leader urges Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to find home for Iraqi Jewish Archive outside Iraq.JTA, 03/10/2017 20:36
NY congressional delegation urges deportation of ex-Nazi guard

NY congressional delegation urges deportation of ex-Nazi guard

All NY Congressmen send letter to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urging him to deport concentration camp guard living in Queens.JTA, 02/10/2017 22:44
Trump: 'Waste of time' to negotiate with North Korea

Trump: 'Waste of time' to negotiate with North Korea

US President tells Secretary of State to 'save his energy' in face of North Korean intransigence, vows to do 'what is necessary.'Gary Willig, 01/10/2017 18:21
Tillerson: We're communicating with North Korea

Tillerson: We're communicating with North Korea

Secretary of State says the United States is directly communicating with North Korea but it has shown no interest in dialogue.Ben Ariel, 01/10/2017 05:56
Tillerson: The Iran deal has to change

Tillerson: The Iran deal has to change

Secretary of State says the Iran nuclear agreement must be changed or the U.S. will not be able to remain part of it.Elad Benari, 20/09/2017 03:07
State Dept to Arutz Sheva: No attempt to take back Israel aid

State Dept to Arutz Sheva: No attempt to take back Israel aid

US denies report Secretary of State seeks to retrieve $75 million in aid. 'Administration committed to ensuring Israel receives all aid.'Gary Willig, 11/09/2017 18:44
Tillerson to Israel: Give back military aid

Tillerson to Israel: Give back military aid

Trump administration mulling move to pressure Israel to return $75 million in military aid allocated by Congress for Israel's defense.David Rosenberg, 10/09/2017 21:59
Lavrov warns against military actions in Korea

Lavrov warns against military actions in Korea

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urges U.S. to refrain from military actions on the Korean peninsula.Elad Benari, 31/08/2017 00:04
Tillerson: Anti-Semitism post will be filled

Tillerson: Anti-Semitism post will be filled

US Secretary of State tells Senate anti-Semitism monitoring position, which has been empty for 2 months, will be filled.JTA, 29/08/2017 15:35
Tillerson on Charlottesville: The President speaks for himself

Tillerson on Charlottesville: The President speaks for himself

Secretary of State says Trump "speaks for himself" when asked about the president's values and response to Charlottesville violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2017 04:35
Tillerson: Peaceful pressure on North Korea will continue

Tillerson: Peaceful pressure on North Korea will continue

Secretary of State condemns firing of three ballistic missiles by North Korea, but says U.S. will continue to seek a peaceful resolution.Elad Benari, 28/08/2017 01:04
Tillerson welcomes North Korean 'restraint'

Tillerson welcomes North Korean 'restraint'

Secretary of State welcomes North Korea’s recent restraint, says talks with Pyongyang may be possible "in the near future".Ben Ariel, 23/08/2017 01:06
Trump admin pushes affirmative action after Charlottesville

Trump admin pushes affirmative action after Charlottesville

Sec. of State Rex Tillerson introduces racial quotas for ambassadorships in wake of Charlottesville violence.David Rosenberg, 20/08/2017 21:26
Tillerson: Talks with North Korea still an option

Tillerson: Talks with North Korea still an option

Secretary of State says U.S. still interested in talks with North Korea, puts the onus on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2017 01:07
'Trump was using language North Korea can understand'

'Trump was using language North Korea can understand'

Secretary of State says that there is no imminent threat from North Korea.Elad Benari, 10/08/2017 00:05
Tillerson to North Korea: We're not your enemy

Tillerson to North Korea: We're not your enemy

Secretary of State stresses the United States wants to have dialogue with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 02/08/2017 05:13
Tillerson: Trump and I 'disagree' on Iran deal

Tillerson: Trump and I 'disagree' on Iran deal

Secretary of State acknowledges he disagrees with the President over nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.Elad Benari, 02/08/2017 02:37
Secretary Tillerson should resign

Secretary Tillerson should resign

The State Department released a falsehood-filled, anti-Israel Terrorism Report and Tillerson bears the responsibility for it. Morton A. Klein, ZOA President, 30/07/2017 08:12
State Department blames Israel for terrorism, praises PA

State Department blames Israel for terrorism, praises PA

Illinois congressman, Zionist organization slam State Department report blaming Israel for terrorism, whitewashing PA incitement.David Rosenberg, 25/07/2017 14:37
The Jews did not start this, Mr. Tillerson

The Jews did not start this, Mr. Tillerson

Arabs live among themselves in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Libya, Jordan, Egypt - no Jews except a few - but are they happy? No, still they’re miserable: family feuds, tribal grudges, civil wars, thousands killed, millions homeless,brother against brother. Jack Engelhard, 25/07/2017 12:43
Tillerson to make announcement on Iran nuclear deal

Tillerson to make announcement on Iran nuclear deal

Secretary of State will "very shortly" make an announcement on Iran's nuclear agreement, says White House.Elad Benari, 18/07/2017 00:06
U.S., Qatar sign agreement on fighting terror

U.S., Qatar sign agreement on fighting terror

United States and Qatar reach agreement on combating terror funding. Four Arab states that cut ties with Qatar: It's not enough.Elad Benari, 12/07/2017 04:13
Trump confronts Putin about election meddling

Trump confronts Putin about election meddling

U.S. President confronts Russian counterpart about Moscow's election meddling. Putin denies involvement.Ben Ariel, Canada, 08/07/2017 00:00