Rex Tillerson advises diplomats to sidestep questions about the Paris climate deal

US Secretary of state and former Exxon chief Rex Tillerson told diplomats to sidestep questions about whether the US will reconsider its withdrawal from the Paris climate change agreement, according to the Guardian. Last Friday Tillerson sent a cable to embassies that also directs diplomats to tell foreign officials the United States is prepared to help facilitate fossil fuel transactions in other countries – even though pretty much every other nation agrees that climate change represents one of…

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