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Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser
President Donald Trump has picked Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new national security adviser
Everything you need to know about Trump's new national security adviser HR McMaster
Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, a West Point graduate who was awarded the Silver Star during the Gulf War, was chosen to be Donald Trump 's new national security adviser, replacing Michael Flynn, who resigned last week following the revelation that he misled Vice President Mike Pence about his
Russia's ambassador to United Nations falls ill, dies at 64
Diplomats around the world are remembering Russia's ambassador to the United Nations as a potent, savvy yet personable voice for his country's interests
The Latest: UN boss calls Russian ambassador 'outstanding'
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says a Russian ambassador who died suddenly in New York was an "outstanding diplomat."
N. Korean envoy blasts Malaysians, calls for joint probe
North Korea's ambassador to Malaysia has denounced the country's investigation into the death of the exiled half brother of North Korea's ruler, calling it politically motivated and demanding a joint probe amid bitter exchanges between the nations
Trump names Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as national security adviser
President Donald Trump announced today that Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster is his new national security adviser. This comes after Trump's first NSA, Michael Flynn, resigned after misleading the vice president about his contacts with Russia. Trump made the announcement while at his Mar-a-Lago estate in
Senior Trump appointee fired after critical comments
A senior Trump administration official was fired following a private speech in which he criticized President Donald Trump's policies and the tight ship run by his inner circle
Iran dismisses new US pressure, calls for 'mutual respect'
Iran's foreign minister is brushing aside new pressure from the United States, declaring that his country is "unmoved by threats" but responds well to respect
China suspends coal imports from North Korea over missiles
China says it is suspending all coal imports from North Korea for the rest of the year as it increases pressure on its communist neighbor to give up its nuclear and ballistic missile programs