China, Russia assuming "alarming" roles in LA: Tillerson

China, Russia assuming

WASHINGTON:US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China and Russia are assuming "alarming" roles in Latin America.

He was addressing staff and students at University of Texas before he was to fly out on a six-day tour of Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Colombia and Jamaica.

Tillerson alleged that Russia sells arms to unfriendly regimes in the region who do not respect democratic process.APP