Rex Tillerson

Tillerson Takes Bold Stance on South China Sea Islands

Asked whether he supported a more aggressive posture toward China, Tillerson said: "We're going to have to send China a clear signal that, first, the island-building stops and, second, your access to those islands also is not going to be allowed."

Putin's Pal

Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state, personifies two major concerns about the incoming administration—conflicts of interest and close ties to Vladimir Putin.