The White house has denied the resignation Tillerson

Rex Tillerson remains the US Secretary of state, despite appearing in press reports about his resignation, said the press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders, writes Reuters.

According to her, Tillerson continues to lead the State Department and entire administration of U.S. President focused on the completion of the «incredibly successful first year of the reign of Donald trump».

The President himself in response to statements about the possible resignation Tillerson said: «Rex here,» says the Agency.

Today the New York Times reported that the administration of U.S. President are considering to fire Secretary of state Tillerson, and in its place assign the current Director of the CIA Mike Pompeo.

Recently trump and Tillerson have differing views on a number of issues including the nuclear deal with Iran, confrontation with North Korea and tension between the Arab allies.

In July 2017, the television channel CNN, citing two anonymous sources reported that Tillerson was thinking of retiring out of frustration in the administration of President Donald trump. Then the Secretary of state has denied this information.

In August, the sources, The Washington Post reported that he is unlikely to hold out at his post until January 2018.

Tillerson has led the state Department in February 2017.

The White house has denied the resignation Tillerson 01.12.2017

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