Secretary of State Rex Tillerson briefly commented on rumors that he intend to resign. This is reported by the Associated Press.

Journalists asked the secretary of state to react to reports of his resignation.

“It’s ridiculous. It’s ridiculous, “Tillerson said, and then retired.

As the NYT wrote earlier , US President Donald Trump plans to replace Tillerson with CIA head Mike Pompeo.

Subsequently, the White House noted that Tillerson continues to work in his post.