Donald Trump sacks Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

  • President of the United States Donald Trump has fired Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State. As per media reports, the President has replaced Tillerson with Mike Pompeo, director of the CIA. Trump thanked Tillerson for his services on Twitter and stated that the new secretary would do a fantastic job. Tillerson, who was appointed as the Secretary of State just over a year ago, was the former chief executive of ExxonMobil.