Trump Cabinet: Rex Tillerson Sworn in as Secretary of State

  • As per reports, ex-chairman and chief executive of Exxon Mobil, Rex Tillerson has been sworn in as secretary of state in US President Donald Trump's cabinet.

    Tillerson had to face severe scrutiny for his ties to Russia but cleared for full Senate approval in a 56-43 vote.

    Senate Republicans changed the rules to approve nominees for Mr Trump's for health and treasury and the votes came after that.