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President Trump mocked Rex Tillerson as “ill-prepared” and “dumb as a stone,” he disputed, his former Secretary of state claim that the Russian President Vladimir Putin is more prepared than him during a 2017 peak.
“Rex Tillerson, a man who is ‘dumb as a stone” and totally ill-prepared and ill-equipped to be Secretary of state, has a history (he was fired) , I was prepared by Vladimir Putin at a meeting in Hamburg, Germany. I don’t think Putin would agree. Look at how the US is doing it!” Trump tweeted Thursday.
The president’s comments come after The Washington Post reported that Tillerson told the House Foreign Affairs Committee, that Putin was prepared prior to an important meeting in Hamburg, Germany in the year 2017, it is better for the talks as a trump card. A Committee aide told the Post that the “discrepancy” in preparation “created an unequal Basis” for the talks.
TRUMP LASHES OUT AT TILLERSON TO THE CRITICISM: “HE WAS DUMB AS A STONE’
Trump, though, said the Post, he said, “perfectly prepared” for his meeting with Putin: “We have very good in these meetings.”
As noted by the quotation marks in his tweet, Trump these insults to his former top diplomat has leveled.
In December, the Trump, the former Exxon-Mobil CEO called “dumb as a stone” following comments he made in an interview with former CBS News journalist Bob Schieffer.
During the sit-down, Tillerson, he and Trump said not a common value system share “” and to be “obviously quite different” in your “styles.”
“If the President would say, ‘Here’s what I want to do and here is how I want to do it,’ and I would say to him, ” Well, Mr. President, I understand what you want to do, but you can make it so. It violates the law, infringes against the contract, you know. He was very frustrated,” Tillerson said. “I think he was tired of me is the guy every day, telling him he can’t do that, and let’s talk about what he can do.”
Trump tweeted in response that he “does not shake him fast enough.”
REX TILLERSON’S CAREER AS SECRETARY OF STATE UNDER THE TRUMP
“He was lazy as hell. Now it’s a whole new ball game, great spirit in the state!” Trump tweeted last December.
Tillerson, 66, was fired from the White house in March 2018. To leave Tillerson said at the Washington, DC, can a “very wicked city.”