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John Kelly reportedly yelled at the TV over news coverage of White House turmoil

While a State Department official said Rex Tillerson was unaware of the decision to fire him, a White House official alleged Tillerson was informed.
Incoming secretary of state, Mike Pompeo.

Trump’s new secretary of state is a Tea Party Republican who couldn’t be more different from Rex Tillerson

Mike Pompeo, a Tea Party Republican who regularly defends Trump and shares his aggressive approach to foreign affairs, will become the next secretary of state.

Rex Tillerson once said his staff would print out Trump’s tweets and hand them to him to read

Rex Tillerson once said he doesn't have Twitter, so his staff printed out President Donald Trump's tweets for him. He was fired via Trump tweet on Tuesday.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits Egypt

Tillerson found out he was fired when Trump tweeted about it — and doesn’t know the reason behind his ouster

The State Department said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was informed of his firing by President Donald Trump's Tuesday-morning tweet about it.
Former US Ambassador to Panama, John Feeley.

The US ambassador to Panama bashes Trump’s immigration policies as ‘anti-American’ in scathing Washington Post op-ed

US diplomat John Feeley resigned on Friday from his post as the US ambassador to Panama because he believed he could no longer serve the Trump administration.

Mike Pompeo may not be able to fix the State Department that Rex Tillerson leaves behind

"If people at State disliked Tillerson, they might downright hate Pompeo," a former State Department official said.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats.

‘The Russian bear came out of hibernation’: The US’s top intelligence official issues an ominous warning to Congress

"Thanks to Vladimir Putin, we've gotten a wake-up call," said Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats.

Rex Tillerson reportedly squandered over $60 million that he was offered to counter Russian election meddling

Tillerson's State Department was offered vast sums of money by the Pentagon to implement programs to counter Russia's interference efforts. None of it got used.
US Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun arrives at a meeting with the media in Bangkok, Thailand December 15, 2017.

US’ point man on North Korea calms rumors surrounding abrupt resignation, but worries in the State Department still remain

Despite the circumstances behind his resignation, current and former officials are growing concerned for the State Department.
U.S. President Donald Trump meets Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto during the their bilateral meeting at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany July 7, 2017.

Trump’s rocky dealings with Mexico could have consequences much more severe than a few canceled visits

The latest clash between President Donald Trump and Mexico illustrates a broader, perhaps more serious, flaw in his approach to foreign policy.