Trump Ousts Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson, Replaces Him With CIA Director Mike Pompeo
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 () The Washington Post reports U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the top US diplomat, was ousted early Tuesday by President Donald Trump, orchestrating a major change to the country’s national security team in the midst of delicate negotiations with North Korea, White House officials said Tuesday. Last Friday, the report said, Trump asked Tillerson to step aside, and the embattled diplomat cut short his trip to Africa on Monday to return to Washington. Tillerson will be replaced by CIA Director Mike Pompeo, the report said, adding Gina Hapsel, the deputy director at the CIA, will replace Pompeo. If confirmed, Hapsel will become the first woman to run the spy agency. In a statement issued...
President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he would replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo. The move could make the US more hawkish towards North Korea. Tillerson was thought to be a voice that cautioned Trump against striking North Korea while Pompeo has come...
On Friday, the announcement of US President Donald Trump's new national security advisor, John Bolton, was met with strong worldwide reactions, both positive and negative. In recent months, Bolton has.. Source: Wochit -
Andrew McCabe slams President Trump in a Washington Post op-ed.
Days after his firing, former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe has slammed President Trump in a Washington Post op-ed.
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New White House national security adviser John Bolton has a complicated history of clashes with U.S. intelligence agencies. It may suggest how he will handle North Korea and Iran, two of the toughest.. Source: Wochit News -
Europe is watching closely how the appointment of the hawkish John Bolton as US National Security Adviser could effect the relationship with some of America's closest allies. Bolton is skeptical of the.. Source: Euronews English -
First lady Melania Trump spoke at the Women of Courage Awards Ceremony March 23, saying, "Courage is the quality most needed in this world, yet is often the hardest to find." Source: The Washington Post - Affiliate -
According to Politico, President Trump's tweet announcing H. R. McMasteri's was a surprise for some White House aides.
President Trump on Thursday announced via Twitter that he's replacing his.. Source: Geo Beats -
Who is Mick Mulvaney? Apparently, he’s a self-diagnosed “right-wing nut job” who Trump has appointed as both the Director of the Office of Management and Budget and the Consumer Financial.. Source: NowThis -
U.S. President Donald Trump shook up his foreign policy team yet again on Thursday. He announced that he will replace National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster with John Bolton, a hawk who has advocated.. Source: Wochit News -