Mr. Tillerson was responding to reports that Ms. Haley, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, was positioning herself to take over for him as secretary of state.
"I think we have a Secretary of State now, and I think he's planning to hang around", Tillerson said in the interview with David Muir of ABC's Good Morning America.
This undated picture released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on September 16, 2017 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspecting a launching drill of the medium-and-long range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 at an undisclosed location.
"So he is being tested with the sanctions, voices from every corner of the world". She has chastised Russian Federation for its "aggressive actions, ' marshaled through resolutions to crack down on North Korea, and denounced the 'horrible acts" in Charlottesville, showing some political deftness who came into her job without foreign policy experience. In response, North Korea's foreign minister said the president's slight was akin to "the sound of a dog barking".
"Once we can assess the nature of this threat, the president will make a decision regarding the appropriate actions", he continued.
Tillerson is on the side of the global community urging Trump to stay in the accord; the restrictions on Iran, such as they are, are better than leaving them unchecked.
And now we have the full story on how the United Nations felt.
While an earlier, unsigned sanctions package would've hit foreign governments, the new order targets people and companies - particularly those with shipping and trading business. I'm just wearing a different hat now, and I represent the America people.
"I've said to Vladimir Putin I'm still the same man". "Obviously the relationship is very strained today but it is important that the two greatest nuclear powers in the world find a way, find areas of common interest we can work together".
Kim said that Trump is "a rogue and a gangster fond of playing with fire", who is "unfit to hold the prerogative of supreme command of a country".