Donald Trump announces Exxon chief Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

  • 14/12/2016

Donald Trump's new secretary of state, Exxon Mobil chief executive Rex Tillerson, is being hailed as one of the truly great business leaders of the world, with a career that embodies the American dream.

But the appointment's raised eyebrows, particularly because of Mr Tillerson's close relationship with Russia.

US correspondent Patrice Howard joined Paul Henry with the details.

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