The White House announced Thursday that former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton will replace Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as President Donald Trump’s National Security Advisor.
A White House National Security Council official has charged that leftist opponents of President Trump are engaged in political warfare operations designed to subvert his presidency and drive him from office.
Derek Harvey, a top adviser on the Middle East to President Donald Trump, was fired from the National Security Council on Thursday.
Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn has opened a new consulting firm, his brother says.
Former Deputy National Security Adviser K.T. McFarland was formally nominated to be the U.S. ambassador to Singapore on Thursday, according to a White House press release.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama warned then-President-elect Donald Trump not to give the post of national security adviser in his administration to Michael Flynn who was eventually fired in a controversy about ties to Russia, a former Obama aide said.
Susan Rice, former President Obama’s national security adviser, declined an invitation to testify before a Senate subcommittee on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
The House and Senate Intelligence Committees are expanding their investigations into former National Security Adviser Susan Rice’s alleged “unmasking” of U.S. persons who were incidentally collected in surveillance of foreign officials.