The new U.S. Secretary of state was a former head of ExxonMobil, knight of the Russian order of Friendship Rex Tillerson. The Senate approved his nomination. For a new head of foreign policy Department of the USA voted 56 parliamentarians from 100.
After 2 weeks of coordination and debate, the Senate finally approved the candidacy of Rex Tillerson to the post of Secretary of state. Despite the controversy over the candidacy even within the Republican party, Tillerson voted all Republicans and four Democrats. Many politicians realize that to play against the new President unprofitable even purely financial. Bloomberg publishes data: bet against trump George Soros has lost $1 billion this week may resume the briefings in the state Department. It is obvious that their agenda under a new administration will be quite different. The Ukraine will remain extremely small even on the background of aggravation of the situation there.
During the time of the briefing the press Secretary of the President was asked to comment on the situation in the Donbass, but he even time for it to spend not want to. All that remains for the opponents of trump, called in English "filibuster" - constantly to speak, to make noise, to score the air, but would not give the opponents time to discuss substantive issues and to do business. Before the tactic of "filibuster" used only in Congress, but in 2017, judging by the number of demonstrations for any reason, she clearly went beyond Capitol hill.
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