Tillerson told they did not want to accept the offer trump

(updated: 11:39 22.03.2017) 0163971 Independent Journal Review, which has agreed to lead the state Department at the request of his wife.

“It was supposed that in March of this year I will retire. I was going to move to the ranch to spend time with their grandchildren,” admitted Tillerson, who until his appointment as Secretary of state was the Executive Director of the American oil company Exxon Mobile.

In December last year, Donald trump, who at that time was elected President, invited Tillerson “to talk about the world.” “When the end of the conversation, he asked me to be Secretary of state, I was amazed,” recalls the diplomat.

New Secretary of state admitted that he did not want a new job, but his wife persuaded him to agree. “God is not finished with you,” gave Tillerson words of his wife.

During an interview with the head of American diplomacy was asked a question about Russia. However, as noted by the Independent Journal Review, Tillerson was so taciturn that his answer did not include in the interview.

Earlier it was reported that Clinton plans to visit Moscow April 12.