John Bolton's firing won't end the confusion over US foreign policy

CNN(CNN) Anyone hoping that John Bolton getting fired by the Trump administration would end the confusion over American foreign policy is likely to be disappointed. Bolton, the erstwhile national security adviser, was a rare constant in President Donald Trump's ...

September 11th 2019


Trump slams former top national security aide John Bolton, calling him 'way out of line'

USA TODAYWASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said his former top national security adviser was "way out of line" with his administration's foreign policy goals and repeatedly slammed the veteran diplomat for advocating for U.S. military engagement in Iraq.

September 11th 2019


What John Bolton's departure from the Trump administration means for the Iran standoff

CBS NewsWith the departure of President Trump's National Security Adviser John Bolton, the top tier of the U.S. government lost a long-time hawk on Iran. Bolton has advocated a tough stance on the Islamic Republic for decades, endorsing a preemptive strike to ...

September 11th 2019


Trump ousts hawkish Bolton, dissenter on foreign policy

Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday abruptly forced out John Bolton, his hawkish national security adviser with whom he had strong disagreements on Iran, Afghanistan and a cascade of other global challenges. The sudden shake-up ...

September 11th 2019


Why John Bolton had to leave and what to expect next

CNNBut like everyone else in Trump's dysfunctional foreign policy team, Bolton wore out his welcome, standing in the way of his boss' impetuous instincts and seeking a share of the spotlight. Only in the bizarre Trump orbit could the exit of a national security ...

September 11th 2019


John Bolton's turbulent tenure comes to a Trumpian end

Washington PostOver a turbulent 17 months, President Trump and national security adviser John Bolton had disagreed on a variety of issues, from North Korea to Venezuela to Iran. But Trump finally decided to remove his top security aide on Tuesday after a heated ...

September 11th 2019


Who Could Replace John Bolton?

The New York TimesPresident Trump on Tuesday announced the departure of John R. Bolton as his national security adviser, the third person to hold the job since the beginning of the Trump administration. Though the White House has said Mr. Bolton's current deputy, Charles ...

September 11th 2019


'Let's be clear, I resigned.' John Bolton contradicts Donald Trump on whether he was fired

USA TODAYWASHINGTON – John Bolton contradicted Donald Trump minutes after the president announced he fired Bolton as national security adviser. "I offered to resign last night and President Trump said, 'Let's talk about it tomorrow,'" Bolton wrote in a tweet.

September 11th 2019


Trump ousts John Bolton, his third national security advisor

Los Angeles TimesPresident Trump said Tuesday he had fired national security advisor John Bolton, announcing in a tweet that he'd told Bolton on Monday night that “his services are no longer needed” after the two had repeatedly clashed over foreign policy priorities and ...

September 11th 2019


Five Policy Clashes Between John Bolton and President Trump

The New York TimesIn a midday Twitter post, just 90 minutes before Mr. Bolton was scheduled to join Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for a briefing for reporters, Mr. Trump wrote that, on Monday night, he asked Mr. Bolton to submit his ...

September 11th 2019


Trump Fires John Bolton In Final Break After Months Of Internal Policy Division

NPRUpdated at 1:39 p.m. ET. President Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton, the lifelong proponent of American hard power, after months of division between the men over the direction of foreign and national security policy. Trump announced the ...

September 10th 2019


Trump fires John Bolton as national security adviser

CNNSecretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that world leaders should not expect any foreign policy change in former national security adviser John Bolton's absence. “These have been the President's policies,” Pompeo said, noting that his advisers “give ...

September 10th 2019


Donald Trump fires national security adviser John Bolton, citing 'disagreements'

USA TODAYWASHINGTON – President Donald Trump fired John Bolton as his national security adviser Tuesday, noting that the two "disagreed strongly" on many issues. "I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House," Trump ...

September 10th 2019


Trump Ousts John Bolton as National Security Adviser

The New York TimesWASHINGTON — President Trump announced on Tuesday that he had fired John R. Bolton, his third national security adviser, amid fundamental disagreements over how to handle major foreign policy challenges like Iran, North Korea and most recently ...

September 10th 2019


Trump fires John Bolton

CNN"I thank John very much for his service. I will be naming a new National Security Advisor next week," he added. The tweet came just one hour after the White House press office said Bolton was scheduled to appear at a Tuesday press briefing alongside ...

September 10th 2019