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Former Trump official was ‘duped’ into thanking a war criminal on Veterans Day

Richard Grenell, the former acting Director of National Intelligence, was “duped” by a political correspondent. Ken Klippenstein, a correspondent for The Nation, asked Grenell for a shout-out for his grandfather on Twitter and misleadingly attached a photo of Bill Calley. Calley is a convicted war criminal. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
Former Trump official was ‘duped’ into thanking a war criminal on Veterans Day
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Trump decided to replace his top spy chief after his aide told Congress that Russia is interfering in 2020 to help Trump win

President Donald Trump decided to replace Joseph Maguire as his top acting intelligence official after Maguire authorised an aide to brief Congress about Russia’s 2020 election interference, which enraged the president, according to The Washington Post. Trump reportedly falsely believed that the official who briefed Congress at Maguire’s direction had […]
Trump decided to replace his top spy chief after his aide told Congress that Russia is interfering in 2020 to help Trump win
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I was once an ambassador, and I believe that the Trump administration’s ambassadors have wrecked a once important part of America’s foreign policy

President Barack Obama appointed Rufus Gifford to be the US ambassador to Denmark; he served from 2013 to 2017. There’s been a critical rethinking of the role of politically important ambassadors. President Donald Trump’s ambassadors have been consistently inadequate, Gifford says, including his own successor. Gifford says it’s time to […]
I was once an ambassador, and I believe that the Trump administration’s ambassadors have wrecked a once important part of America’s foreign policy
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Trump is fuming as a key ambassador post is languishing in the Senate

The nominee to serve as US ambassador to Germany has been stalled for several months. Democrats have been stalling moving forward, though Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell could force a vote. The ambassadorship’s vacancy is making things “more dangerous” for the United States, according to Republicans. WASHINGTON – President Donald […]
Trump is fuming as a key ambassador post is languishing in the Senate