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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has kept a low profile so far. On Thursday, he spoke up

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has kept a low profile so far. On Thursday, he spoke up

As CEO of Exxon Mobil, one of the world’s largest oil companies, Rex Tillerson was accustomed to giving orders and brokering multibillion-dollar deals around the globe.

Now he leads a State Department that was largely sidelined by President Trump’s disruptive phone calls with leaders in Mexico and Australia, provocative comments about NATO and China, and the subsequently blocked order suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority nations. 

Secretary of State Tillerson made his debut on the global stage Thursday at a G-20 summit in Bonn, Germany, saying little in public but working behind the scenes to reassure a dozen or so foreign ministers that U.S. foreign policy...

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