Deputy Secretary of state Steve Goldstein made some critical comments about the dismissal of his superior. He was fired after him.
Follow the dismissal of Secretary Rex Tillerson the US President Donald trump on Tuesday, March 13, was removed from office and his Deputy, Steve Goldstein. What Goldstein told reporters about the circumstances of the resignation Tillerson, in particular, that the Secretary of state has learned about his dismissal from the post in the microblog Twitter trump.
Previously, trump said that in advance discussed with Tillerson for his dismissal. However, according to Goldstein, Tillerson until the resignation didn't know that he would have to leave the post, did not know the reason for the dismissal. The white house has not said whether critical remarks Goldstein the reason for his resignation.
Meanwhile, a senior diplomat Evans Revere, commenting on the resignation Tillerson, who was a supporter of the deal on the nuclear program of Iran, said that now "the prospect of the collapse of the deal," so, the United States "can be involved in two of the nuclear crisis".
The differences between Tillerson and trump was not a secret to any of the top leadership of the country, nor to the press. Trump was not satisfied too independent position of the Secretary of state, did not hide the scepticism concerning the foreign policy of the President on a range of issues. The question remains whether Tillerson at his post until the end of the presidential term, trump, last fall, said he does not know it. The new Secretary of state will become the Director of the CIA Mike Pompeo.
Source: Russian service DW
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