Posted: 12:49 am ET
— Amanda Macias (@amanda_m_macias) April 4, 2017
(6th LD) N. Korea fires ballistic missile into eastern waters https://t.co/WMdLRVaUmV
— Yonhap News Agency (@YonhapNews) April 5, 2017
STAFF: We should issue a statement.
TILLERSON: I don't want to.
STAFF: Mr. Secretar–
TILLERSON : Don't look at me!! pic.twitter.com/GBM4ZoECcw
— Daniel W. Drezner (@dandrezner) April 5, 2017
The day in review…
White House on Syria gas attack: "Obama's fault."
Tillerson on N. Korea missile test: "Don't wanna talk about it."
— Ben White (@morningmoneyben) April 5, 2017
Maybe this explains why Tillerson can only come up with a Twitter-length statement on North Korea? https://t.co/SQ8knBQgAD
— Michael McAuliff (@mmcauliff) April 5, 2017
— Sam Stein (@samsteinhp) April 5, 2017
— Philip J. Crowley (@PJCrowley) April 5, 2017
I've read a lot of rote reaction statements, but rarely one like this. Could be: We're coming after you. Could be: Forget the whole thing https://t.co/r590ZlLiP6
— David Sanger (@SangerNYT) April 5, 2017
And now we speak with longtime salesman and current Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about North Korea: pic.twitter.com/H9Va04RQHf
— Chris Cabin (@Crabin) April 5, 2017