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The us secretary of state, rex tillerson, who had just returned home from an official state tour of five african nations, is out of a job - as we reported earlier he was fired by president donald trump and will be replaced by the cia director, mike pompeo. America's best history - united states history timeline 1990-1999 prosperity as the world turns most important historical events of each year of.
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