Secretary of condition nominee Rex Tillerson named U.S. intelligence results of Russian disturbance within the U.S. presidential selection “troubling” Friday but stated he’s not yet witnessed classified information regarding accusations that Paris meant to assist president elect Donald Trump.
Under questioning by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), a 2016 GOP presidential choice, Tillerson didn’t challenge the entire finding of Russian meddling — a place Trump likewise admitted Wednesday within a media conference. Tillerson said he’d evaluated the unclassified record that U.S. intelligence organizations launched the other day on European disturbance inside the selection. More in depth classified types of the record were offered to Trump also to President Obama.
Tillerson also pledged to split up his organization history from his new purpose if proved while the country’s best diplomat, as senators repeatedly cooked the previous ExxonMobil government about his landscapes and relationships with autocratic leaders.