‘Is Russia to blame?’ Moscow mocks Rex Tillerson sacking


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Russia issued a mocking reaction to the surprise sacking of Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State, with a foreign ministry spokeswoman asking if the finger of blame was already being pointed at Moscow. “Have they started blaming Russia yet for the Washington staff changes?” foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said in a text message sent to AFP. She did not immediately make any additional comments. Tillerson on Tuesday agreed that Russia “was likely responsible for the nerve agent attack” on former double agent Ser...