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.
The Washington Post’s fact checker gave former national security adviser Susan Rice four Pinocchios for claiming that former President Barack Obama got Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to “voluntarily and verifiably” rid his country of chemical weapons.
Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, recently spoke at the naturalization ceremony of an Iraqi family he sponsored.