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‘It’s self-delusion’: Trump’s former national security adviser said he wishes the president ‘would just realise’ that ‘Putin is not his friend’

Former national security adviser H.R. McMaster on Wednesday told CNN that he wishes President Donald Trump would recognise that Russian President Vladimir Putin is not his friend. “I wish President Trump would just realise…Vladimir Putin is not his friend,” McMaster said to CNN’s Jim Sciutto. “It’s self-delusion…Putin is the best […]
‘It’s self-delusion’: Trump’s former national security adviser said he wishes the president ‘would just realise’ that ‘Putin is not his friend’
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‘Does anybody think it is appropriate?’ Trump’s former national security adviser says soliciting foreign interference is ‘absolutely not’ OK

Former National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster made it unequivocally clear that a sitting US president soliciting foreign help in America’s political process was “absolutely not” appropriate. McMaster, a retired three-star US Army general who was Donald Trump’s national security adviser for over a year, encouraged Congress to determine whether or […]
‘Does anybody think it is appropriate?’ Trump’s former national security adviser says soliciting foreign interference is ‘absolutely not’ OK
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Philadelphia authorities are reportedly investigating ‘suspicious’ death of H.R. McMaster’s elderly father

Homicide investigators in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, are reportedly looking into the death of former national security adviser H.R. McMaster’s 84-year-old father, WPVI-TV reported Wednesday night. McMaster Sr. died after allegedly suffering a head injury in a fall, according to the local news outlet, which cited unnamed sources. Investigators were also looking […]
Philadelphia authorities are reportedly investigating ‘suspicious’ death of H.R. McMaster’s elderly father
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Trump reportedly ordered the Justice Department to hire a controversial aide previously ousted from the White House

President Donald Trump ordered the Department of Justice to hire a national security official, Ezra Cohen-Watnick, who was ousted from his White House last year. Cohen-Watnick drew public scrutiny when it was revealed last year that he briefed Rep. Devin Nunes on classified intelligence concerning the Obama administration’s incidental surveillance […]
Trump reportedly ordered the Justice Department to hire a controversial aide previously ousted from the White House
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Joe Biden once summed up why people are so terrified of John Bolton

President Donald Trump chose John Bolton, the former US ambassador to the United Nations, to be his new national security adviser. The news sent tremors through the national security establishment, which is largely critical of Bolton. The former Vice President Joe Biden once said he feared Bolton not because of […]
Joe Biden once summed up why people are so terrified of John Bolton
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Former UN ambassador John Bolton will be Trump’s next National Security Adviser

National security adviser H.R. McMaster is leaving the Trump administration. He resigned after longstanding rumours of his ouster. John Bolton, a former US ambassador to the UN, is set to replace him. McMaster’s military bearing reportedly grated on Trump, who sometimes tuned McMaster out during briefings. President Donald Trump’s national […]
Former UN ambassador John Bolton will be Trump’s next National Security Adviser