Bolton hits back: Trump didn’t fire me — ‘I offered to resign’

Bolton hits back: Trump didn’t fire me — ‘I offered to resign’
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Former Trump National Security Advisor John Bolton, who President Trump said minutes ago he fired, says he was not fired – he quit, or, at least, offered to resign.

“I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House,” President Trump tweeted at 11:58 AM. “I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning,” the president added minutes later.

But Bolton, who was Trump’s fourth National Security Advisor, has a different story, which he shared on Twitter at 12:10, just twelve minutes after Trump’s first tweet.

CNN global affairs analyst weighs n:

UPDATE: 12:35 PM –

Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times and MSNBC analyst:

UPDATE 12:44 PM –

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