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Tillerson says Trump actions ‘wrong’ if proven

WASHINGTON: Former Secretary of state Rex Tillerson has criticised alleged actions that have triggered an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, saying using US influence for personal gain is “wrong”.Tillerson, a former oil executive who was unceremoniously fired by Trump in March last year, was asked about the scandal in an interview with the PBS Newshour broadcast Monday.Without using Trump’s name or going into details of the incident, Tillerson said: “Clearly, asking for personal favours and using United States assets as collateral is wrong.”“So if you’re seeking some personal gain and you’re using, whether it’s American foreign aid, American weapons …read more

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