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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.

Bolton was odd choice for Trump's foreign policy team

Sep 10 2019

WASHINGTON John Bolton was always an odd fit to be U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser: a conservative hawk who advocated for regime change in North Korea and Iran, supported the Iraq war and favored a tough stance toward Russia.

Bolton was odd choice for Trump's foreign policy team

Sep 10 2019

WASHINGTON John Bolton was always an odd fit to be U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser: a conservative hawk who advocated for regime change in North Korea and Iran, supported the Iraq war and favoured a tough stance towards Russia.

North Korea says willing to resume U.S. talks this month, launches more projectiles

Sep 10 2019

SEOUL/WASHINGTON North Korea said on Monday it was willing to restart nuclear talks with the United States in late September but warned that dealings between the sides could end unless Washington takes a fresh approach.

U.S. credits Mexico, Central America for sharp drop in border arrests

Sep 09 2019

WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Monday credited Mexico and Central American countries with helping to cut U.S. border arrests by nearly 60% from a record high earlier this year but then lashed out at a federal judge for ruling against a strict anti-asylum policy.

Trump labels Republican presidential challengers 'the Three Stooges'

Sep 09 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump dismissed three Republican challengers to his 2020 re-election as "the Three Stooges" on Monday and expressed doubt about ever agreeing to meet them on a debate stage. | Video

Trump says Taliban talks 'dead,' U.S. military to ramp up Afghanistan operations

Sep 09 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump proclaimed talks with Afghanistan's Taliban leaders dead on Monday, while the general in charge said the U.S. military is likely to ramp up operations in Afghanistan to counter an increase in Taliban attacks. | Video

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