- Donald Trump wants Rex Tillerson, the boss of oil company Exxon Mobil has a close business relationship with Russian President Vladimir Putin to nominate as foreign minister. That NBC News reported Saturday based on two sources at the transition team of the incoming US president.
Trump makes his choice known probably next week. Earlier Rudy Giuliani dropped out as a candidate for the top diplomatic post.
Tillerson (64) was former UN ambassador John Bolton get beside him as Minister for the daily management of the department.