John Bolton hands in resignation, after being asked by President Trump to step down

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WASHINGTON D.C. (WEHT) – President Donald Trump announced on Twitter Tuesday that National Security Advisor John Bolton was fired.

The president said he disagreed strongly with many of Bolton’s suggestions, and therefore, he asked for his resignation.

Bolton resigned Tuesday morning, according to the president.

A new advisor is expected to be named next week.

Pres. Trump fires John Bolton: SPECIAL REPORT

ABC News SPECIAL REPORT: Pres. Donald J. Trump says he fired national security adviser John Bolton. https://abcn.ws/2UIocJi

Posted by ABC News on Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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(This story was originally published on September 10, 2019)

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