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    Tillerson to Accompany Trump on First Overseas Trip Starting May 19

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    Rex Tillerson will join President Donald Trump on his first foreign trip with stops in Saudi Arabia Israel, Italy, Belgium.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will join President Donald Trump on his first foreign trip with stops in Saudi Arabia Israel, Italy, Belgium starting on May 19, the US Department of State said in a press release.

    "Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will accompany President Donald J. Trump on travel to Riyadh, Jerusalem, Rome, and Brussels," the release stated on Wednesday.

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