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After Bolton fireworks, Trump picks low-key hostage negotiator to replace him

Sep 18 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump picked U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his fourth White House national security adviser, turning to a low-key choice for the position after the boisterous tenure of John Bolton. | Video

Wary of conflict with Iran, Trump takes go-slow approach to attack on Saudi oil

Sep 17 2019

WASHINGTON Known for acting on impulse, President Donald Trump has adopted an uncharacteristically go-slow approach over whether to hold Iran responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities, showing little enthusiasm for confrontation as he seeks re-election next year.

Wary of conflict with Iran, Trump takes go-slow approach to attack on Saudi oil

Sep 17 2019

WASHINGTON, Sept 17 Known for acting on impulse, President Donald Trump has adopted an uncharacteristically go-slow approach to whether to hold Iran responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities, showing little enthusiasm for confrontation as he seeks re-election next year.

Trump says he does not want war after attack on Saudi oil facilities

Sep 17 2019

WASHINGTON/DUBAI U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday it looked like Iran was behind attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia but stressed he did not want to go to war, as the attacks sent oil prices soaring and raised fears of a new Middle East conflict. | Video

Iran rules out talks as Trump links Tehran to Saudi oil attack

Sep 17 2019

* Trump ties Iran to Saudi oil attack, but says does not want war

Trump declines to comment on report Kim invited him to North Korea

Sep 16 2019

WASHINGTON/SEOUL U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday declined to comment on a newspaper report that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had invited him to visit Pyongyang and said conditions were not ready yet for such a visit. | Video

Short list to replace Bolton includes some familiar White House faces

Sep 11 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's short list for the post of national security adviser is made up of reliable conservatives with solid ties to key Trump administration stalwarts, including, according to several sources, the vice president's foreign policy chief. | Video

Trump fires foreign policy hawk Bolton, citing strong disagreements

Sep 11 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly fired his national security adviser John Bolton amid disagreements with his hard-line aide over how to handle foreign policy challenges such as North Korea, Iran, Afghanistan and Russia. | Video

Trump setzt Sicherheitsberater John Bolton vor die Tür

Sep 11 2019

Washington US-Präsident Donald Trump hat überraschend seinen Sicherheitsberater John Bolton entlassen.

Tensions over Afghan talks ended with Bolton's exit: sources

Sep 10 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump and adviser John Bolton were always unlikely foreign policy allies, with Bolton skeptical of Trump's outreach on North Korea and efforts to woo Russian President Vladimir Putin and supportive of an Iraq war hated by his boss.

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