Tillerson Says Kushner Conducted Foreign Policy Without Him

Rex Tillerson, who was fired by Trump, mentioned the story during closed-door testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee about his 13-month tenure as secretary of state.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson cited an awkward encounter with President Donald Trump’s son-in-law in a restaurant as an example of diplomacy being conducted behind his back when he was in the administration, according to a newly released transcript of a congressional hearing. Tillerson, who was fired by Trump in March 2018, mentioned the story during a day of closed-door testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee about his rocky, 13-month…

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