Rex W. Tillerson

Country Locale Remarks Date
Germany Bonn Attended a G-20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting. February 15–17, 2017
Mexico Mexico City Discussed bilateral relations with President Enrique Pena Nieto and Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray. Was joined by Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly. February 22–23, 2017
Japan Tokyo Met with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida. March 15–16, 2017
Korea, Republic of Seoul Met with Acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn and Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se. Visited the Demilitarized Zone. March 17–18, 2017
China, People’s Republic of Beijing Met with Xi Jinping, Foreign Minister Wang Yi and State Counselor Yang Jiechi. March 18–19, 2017
Turkey Ankara Met with President Recep Erdogan, Prime Minister Binali Yilderim, and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. March 30–31, 2017
Belgium Brussels Attended a NATO Ministerial Meeting. March 31, 2017
Italy Lucca Attended a G-7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting. April 9–11, 2017
Russia Moscow Met with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and President Vladimir Putin. April 11–13, 2017
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Accompanied President Trump. May 20–22, 2017
Israel Jerusalem Accompanied President Trump. May 22–23, 2017
Palestinian Authority Bethlehem Accompanied President Trump. May 23, 2017
Italy Rome Accompanied President Trump. May 23–24, 2017
Vatican City Accompanied President Trump. May 24, 2017
Italy Taormina Accompanied President Trump to the G-7 Economic Summit. May 25–26, 2017
United Kingdom London Met with Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson. Signed book of condolences for the Manchester terrorist attack. May 26, 2017
Australia Sydney Attended the Australia-U.S. Ministerial Consultations. June 5–6, 2017
New Zealand Wellington Met with Prime Minister Bill English and Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee. June 6–7, 2017
Germany Hamburg Accompanied President Trump to the G-20 Summit. July 5–9, 2017
Turkey Istanbul Met with President Recep Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. July 9–10, 2017
Ukraine Kyiv Met with President Petro Poroshenko. July 9, 2017
Kuwait Kuwait City Met with Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah and senior Kuwaiti officials. July 10–11, 2017
Qatar Doha Met with Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani. Signed MOU to prevent financing of terrorism. July 11, 2017
Saudi Arabia Jeddah Met with King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and the Foreign Ministers of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt. July 11–12, 2017
Kuwait Kuwait City Met with Foreign Minister Sabah al-Khalid al-Sabah. July 12–13, 2017
Qatar Doha Met with Emir Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani. July 13, 2017
Philippines Manila Attended the U.S.-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting. August 6–8, 2017
Thailand Bangkok Met with Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha and Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai. August 8, 2017
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Met with Deputy Prime Minister Zahid Hamidi. August 8–9, 2017
United Kingdom London Attended a Six-Party Ministerial meeting on Libya. Met with Prime Minister Theresa May. September 14, 2017
China, People’s Republic of Beijing Met with President Xi Jinping, Foreign Minister Wang Yi, and State Councilor Yang Jiechi. September 30–October 1, 2017
Saudi Arabia Riyadh Met with King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir. Attended the first meeting of the Saudi Arabia-Iraq Coordination Council. October 21–22, 2017
Qatar Doha Met with Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim al-Thani. October 22–23, 2017
Afghanistan Bagram Met with President Ashraf Ghani. October 23, 2017
Iraq Baghdad Met with Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi. October 23, 2017
Pakistan Islamabad Met with senior Pakistani officials. October 24, 2017
India New Delhi Met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj. October 25, 2017
Switzerland Geneva Met with UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, and International Committee of the Red Cross President Peter Maurer. October 26, 2017
Japan Tokyo Accompanied President Trump. November 5–7, 2017
Korea, Republic of Seoul Accompanied President Trump. November 5–8, 2017
China, People’s Republic of Beijing Accompanied President Trump. November 8–10, 2017
Vietnam Danang, Hanoi Accompanied President Trump to an APEC Meeting. November 10–12, 2017
Philippines Manila Accompanied President Trump to ASEAN Summit Meetings. November 12–14, 2017
Burma Nay Pyi Taw Met with State Councilor Aung San Suu Kyi and Commander-in-Chief Min Aung Hlang. November 15, 2017
Belgium Brussels Attended a NATO Foreign Ministers Meeting and met with EU Foreign Ministers. December 4–6, 2017
Austria Vienna Attended an OSCE Ministerial Council Meeting. December 7, 2017
France Paris Attended the International Support Group for Lebanon Ministerial Meeting and met with President Emmanuel Macron and Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian. December 8, 2017
Canada Ottawa Met with President Justin Trudeau and Foreign Minister Chrystia Freedland. December 19, 2017
Canada Vancouver Co-hosted the Vancouver Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on Security and Stability on the Korean Peninsula with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland. January 15–17, 2018
United Kingdom London Met with Prime Minister Theresa May, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, and National Security Advisor Mark Sedwill. January 21–22, 2018
France Paris Met with senior French officials and attended the launch of the International Partnership against Impunity for the Use of Chemical Weapons. January 23–24, 2018
Switzerland Davos Attended the 2018 World Economic Forum. January 24–26, 2018
Poland Warsaw Discussed bilateral relations with senior Polish officials. January 26–27, 2018
Mexico Mexico City Met with President Enrique Peña Nieto and Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray. February 1–2, 2018
Argentina San Carlos de Bariloche, Buenos Aires Met with President Mauricio Macri and Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie. February 3–4, 2018
Peru Lima Met with President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and Foreign Minister Cayetana Aljovin. February 5–6, 2018
Colombia Bogota Met with President Juan Manuel Santos and Foreign Minister Maria Angela Holguin. February 6, 2018
Jamaica Kingston Met with Prime Minister Andrew Holness and Foreign Minister Kamina Johnson-Smith. February 7, 2018
Egypt Cairo Met with senior Egyptian officials. February 12, 2018
Kuwait Kuwait City Led the U.S. delegation to the Ministerial meeting of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS in Kuwait and participated in the Iraq Reconstruction Conference. February 12–13, 2018
Jordan Amman Met with King Abdullah II and Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman al-Safadi. February 14, 2018
Lebanon Beirut Met with Lebanese President Michel Aoun, Prime Minister Saad Hariri, and Speaker of Parliament Nabih Berri. February 15, 2018
Turkey Ankara Met with senior Turkish officials. February 15–16, 2018
Ethiopia Addis Ababa Met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Ethiopian Foreign Minister Workneh Gebeyehu, and African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat. March 6–8, 2018
Djibouti Djibouti City Met With Djiboutian President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh and Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf. March 9, 2018
Kenya Nairobi Met with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Foreign Minister Monica Juma. March 9–11, 2018
Chad N’Djamena Met with Chadian President Idriss Deby and Foreign Minister Mahamat Zene Cherif. March 12, 2018
Nigeria Abuja Met with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama. March 12, 2018