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Rex Tillerson Gives Farewell Speech,Hours After Getting Sacked As U.S Secretary Of State

It can be recalled that President of the United State, Donald Trump fired the US Secretary of State. Rex Tillerson

Rex Tillerson who had just returned from his trip to Africa has now given his farewell statement speaking from the State Department where he thanked the American people, his State Department staff and the nation’s extensive network of diplomats.

Tillerson mentioned that the President had called him at “a little after noontime from Air Force One” to talk about his ouster.Telling reporters he is delegating all his authorities at the end of Tuesday and that his tenure will officially end on March 31.

Speaking from the agency’s briefing room, Tillerson said his priority is to ensure a smooth transition.


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