Is Rex Tillerson the weakest secretary of state of all time? | Isaac Stone Fish

He has seemingly met with roughly the same number of heads of state over the last few months as Trump’s daughter Ivanka The audio transcript of Tillerson’s first sit-down interview since becoming secretary of state, with a reporter from the conservative news agency the Independent Journal Review, makes for uncomfortable listening. The interview, which took place last week during Tillerson’s first overseas trip, to Tokyo, Seoul, and Beijing, began with a discussion over why the secretary of state did not dine with a South Korean delegation in Seoul. Continue reading...