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Trump announces Robert O'Brien as new national security adviser

CBS News Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Robert O'Brien is currently the country's hostage negotiator for the State Department and will take over for former National Security Adviser John Bolton. "Face the Nation" moderator and senior foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan joins CBSN with more on the latest developments.
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Trump Names Robert O'Brien New National Security Adviser Previously, O'Brien was the Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs. He takes over for John Bolton, who was fired last week by President Trump. The president confirmed O'Brien's hiring in a new tweet. President Donald Trump, via...

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ICYMI: Top takeaways from this week's "Face the Nation"

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China targeting U.S. election infrastructure -O'Brien

[NFA] After U.S. counterintelligence said Russia was actively working to undermine Democratic candidate Joe Biden ahead of the presidential election, President Donald Trump's national security adviser said China was trying to actively interfere as well. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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Full transcript of "Face the Nation" on August 9, 2020

On this "Face the Nation" broadcast, White House National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien and Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb sat down with Margaret..
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The following is a transcript of an interview with White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien that aired Sunday, August 9, 2020, on "Face the Nation."
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Trump Rips His Niece And John Bolton After Days Of Silence [Video]

Trump Rips His Niece And John Bolton After Days Of Silence

President Donald Trump tore into his niece Mary Trump after days of silence about her latest work. Her recently published book is critical of the President and his family reports CNN. Trump is calling her "a mess" and alleging she wrote "untruthful things." The tell-all book is "Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man." It went on sale Tuesday and portrays the President in an unflattering light.

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U.S. should consider sanctions if bounty reports true: Bolton [Video]

U.S. should consider sanctions if bounty reports true: Bolton

U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton said on Tuesday the United States should consider economic sanctions on Russia as part of a strong U.S. response if it is true that Moscow offered bounty payments to Taliban forces for killing Americans in Afghanistan.

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John Bolton: Trump's reaction to tell-all book degrading to the presidency [Video]

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Former US national security adviser John Bolton says Donald Trump's reaction to his tell-all book has been "childish" and "degrading to the presidency". Once a close figure to the US President, Bolton latest memoir lays bare a series of events happening behind the scenes of the Trump administration.

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John Bolton on the relationship between Johnson and Trump [Video]

John Bolton on the relationship between Johnson and Trump

In an interview on tonight's Channel 4 News, John Bolton, who served as President Donald Trump's National Security Advisor from April 2018 to September 2019, said the election of Boris Johnson as Prime Minister heralded a positive "sea change" in the UK's relationship with Mr Trump. Mr Bolton suggested Mr Johnson's appointment had a positive effect on Mr Trump as the President "can't distinguish between his personal relationships" and the "state of the national relationships between two countries". Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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United Parcel Service and FedEx on Friday shot down social media calls that they step in to deliver mail-in ballots from the U.S. Postal Service, which is warning states of potentially "significant" delays. Freddie Joyner has more.

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FEMA announces first states to receive grant replacing lost wages

Arizona, Iowa, Louisiana and New Mexico will be the first four states to receive the lost wages grants set up by President Trump.
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Postal Crisis Ripples Across Nation as Election Looms

President Trump’s furious objection to mail-in balloting and a new Trump-allied postmaster general are raising fears about the election and the Postal Service.
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Trump Campaign Makes Huge Digital Ad Buy During Democratic Convention

The Trump campaign is trying to make sure that Mr. Trump’s message will be almost impossible to miss even during the Democrats’ biggest week.
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'This is a political calculation': Romney criticizes Trump's mail-in voting attacks

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Does distrust of Obama explain GOP reluctance on immigration?

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Iran’s president tells Davos his country is open for business

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani attended the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where he turned on the charm in an appeal for foreign..
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Syrian peace talks at crossroads over Assad’s future

The Syrian regime has flatly rejected the idea that President Bashar Assad must step down, which the U.S. and rebels say is the whole purpose of the talks...
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Trump's UK envoy made 'insensitive' remarks -report [Video]

Trump's UK envoy made 'insensitive' remarks -report

U.S. Ambassador to Britain Woody Johnson has made insensitive and inappropriate comments during his tenure, including about race, religion and sex, the State Department’s inspector general has found. This report produced by Lisa Bernhard.

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Watchdog Says State Dept. Failed to Limit Civilian Deaths From Saudi Arms Sales

The inspector general also found the State Department avoided congressional review by dividing sales of controversial arms into smaller packages.
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State Department ends global 'do not travel' advisory as COVID-19 improves in some countries

The State Department has lifted its blanket advisory for Americans to avoid international travel, put in place because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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