Trump: Tillerson remains

The US President has denied rumors that the Secretary of state prepares to leave his post

President Donald trump on Twitter has denied media reports claiming that Secretary of state Rex Tillerson in the near future, will leave his post. He called them “fake news.”

Friday Trump wrote on Twitter: “Media is speculating that I fired Rex Tillerson or he’ll leave soon. Fake news! He does not leave, and despite the fact that we disagree on some issues (for me it remains the last word), we work well together and America has a lot of respect”.

Earlier, some media, quoting a senior US Administration said that in the coming weeks as Secretary of state is the current Director of the CIA Mike Pompeo. The white house and the state Department said about the unreliability of these reports.

He Tillerson on Friday called the allegations “ridiculous”.