“Rex Tillerson a no-show at the United Nations”

SALON

“Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is, once again, facing criticism for the perception that he isn’t doing enough to fulfill his duties as America’s top diplomat.

The latest Tillersonian controversy pertains to his inadequate presence at the United Nations this week, according to NBC News. Three senior State Department officials told NBC that Tillerson either skipped or ignored a number of meetings with foreign delegations during the General Assembly, resulting in either United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley or Vice President Mike Pence appearing in his stead. Meanwhile Trump’s national security adviser, H. R. McMaster, appeared by President Donald Trump’s side during UN meetings on Monday.”  MORE