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Trump's plan to remove McMaster wasn't true - until it was

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - It wasn't true, it wasn't true - until it was.
Thursday's announcement that National Security Adviser H.R McMaster will be the latest top aide to leave the White House spotlights President Donald Trump's mercurial decision-making when it comes to staffing the top ranks of government.
Trump will discuss. Consider. Float. Leak. But nothing's decided until it's decided.
His personnel moves materialize in fits and starts - at once both glacial and impulsive. In the White House, they're called "long-term snap decisions."
McMaster showed up to work Thursday the same way he had for...
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Bolton replacing McMaster as Trump national security adviser

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Charging ahead with the dramatic remaking of his White House, President Donald Trump said he would replace national security adviser H.R. McMaster with the former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton, a foreign policy hawk entering a White House facing key decisions on Iran and North Korea.
After weeks of speculation about McMaster's future, Trump and the respected three-star general put a positive face on the Thursday departure, making no reference to the growing public friction between them. Trump tweeted that McMaster had done "an outstanding job & will always remain my friend." He...
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Bolton's World View: Bomb Iran, OK to Strike North Korea First

1 month ago   |   By Bloomberg

Former United Nations ambassador John Bolton is the latest foreign policy hawk to join Donald Trump's administration, replacing H.R. McMaster as national security adviser. A fierce supporter of the 2003 invasion of Iraq and frequent commentator on Fox News, he's sparked controversy for his comments on hot spots like Iran and North Korea.
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Concerns as Trump names hawkish former UN ambassador John Bolton as national security adviser

Concerns as Trump names hawkish former UN ambassador John Bolton as national security adviser

1 month ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Thursday that he was naming former ambassador John Bolton, a Fox News commentator and conservative firebrand, as his new national security adviser, replacing Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster.
The president announced the news in a tweet, saying that Bolton would take the job starting April 9, making him Trump's third national security adviser in the first 14 months of his presidency. In dismissing McMaster from the job, Trump praised the Army general for his “outstanding job” and said he would “always remain my friend.”
Despite the kind words, Trump and...
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Trump replacing General H.R. McMaster with John Bolton as National Security Adviser

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President Donald Trump is replacing national security adviser H.R. McMaster with John Bolton, a former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
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Trump Chooses Bolton to Replace McMaster as National Security Adviser

1 month ago   |   By Bloomberg

Trump's First Year: Bloomberg's Jodi Schneider reports on President Donald Trump replacing White House National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster with John Bolton, a former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations famed for his hawkish views, in the latest shakeup of his administration. Schneider speaks on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia."
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