With John Bolton Fired, What's Next For Trump's Afghanistan Policy?  NPR

A foreign policy and national security whirlwind in Washington has scrambled the outlook for U.S. policy on Afghanistan, Iran, North Korea, Russia and more.

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A foreign policy and national security whirlwind in Washington has scrambled the outlook for U.S. policy on Afghanistan, Iran, North Korea, Russia and more. A foreign policy and national security whirlwind in Washington has scrambled the outlook for U.S. policy on Afghanistan, Iran, North Korea, Russia and more.

With John Bolton Fired, What's Next For Trump's Afghanistan Policy? : NPR

Iran's president urged the U.S. on Wednesday to "put warmongers aside" as tensions roil the Persian Gulf amid an escalating crisis between Washington and Tehran in the wake of the collapsing nuclear deal with world powers.Iran's president urged the U.S. on Wednesday to "put warmongers aside" as tensions roil the Persian Gulf amid an escalating crisis between Washington and Tehran in the wake of the collapsing nuclear deal with world powers.

President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would cut its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal further if necessaryPresident Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would cut its commitments to a 2015 nuclear deal further if necessary

Iran says sacking of adviser John Bolton won’t lead to talks with U.S. - The Globe and Mail

Hassan Rouhani’s remarks signaled approval of U.S. President Donald Trump’s abrupt dismissal of John Bolton as national security adviser. Bolton had been hawkish on Iran and other global challenges.Hassan Rouhani’s remarks signaled approval of U.S. President Donald Trump’s abrupt dismissal of John Bolton as national security adviser. Bolton had been hawkish on Iran and other global challenges.

Iran urges U.S. to ‘abandon warmongering’ after firing of John Bolton - National | Globalnews.ca

Well, things could be worse.Well, things could be worse.

Iran has hit a headwind in the person of Donald Trump.Iran has hit a headwind in the person of Donald Trump.

“The possessor of REAL nukes cries wolf—on an ALLEGED “demolished" site in Iran He & #B_Team just want a war, no matter innocent blood & another $7 TRILLION Remember his “GUARANTEE” of "positive reverberations" in ’02? This time, he assuredly won’t be on the sidelines watching. https://t.co/LsR6PYkZZs”

Javad Zarif on Twitter: "The possessor of REAL nukes cries wolf—on an ALLEGED “demolished" site in Iran He & #B_Team just want a war, no matter innocent blood & another $7 TRILLION Remember his “GUARANTEE” of "positive reverberations" in ’02? This time, he assuredly won’t be on the sidelines watching.… https://t.co/bibZZfafFn"

“I offered to resign last night and President Trump said, "Let's talk about it tomorrow."”

John Bolton on Twitter: "I offered to resign last night and President Trump said, "Let's talk about it tomorrow.""

“I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House. I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore....”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House. I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore...."

“....I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning. I thank John very much for his service. I will be naming a new National Security Advisor next week.”

Donald J. Trump on Twitter: "....I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning. I thank John very much for his service. I will be naming a new National Security Advisor next week."

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Hassan Rouhani's remarks signal approval of President Donald Trump's abrupt dismissal of John Bolton.

Iran urges US to 'put warmongers aside' after Bolton firing - World - DAWN.COM

'This is bad news for Israel', says former Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon, following Trump's decision to fire NSA John Bolton

John Bolton is a glassy-eyed fanatic who wants to wage war on the entire world. Miraculously and thankfully, his tenure in the Trump White House before being fired by the president was largely a failure.

Requiem for a Chickenhawk

(Bloomberg) -- The firing of U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton gave oil markets some near-term supply comfort, while analysts were divided on whether the move will lead to a longer term softening in U.S. foreign policy toward Iran and Venezuela.Brent crude oil prices fell more than 2% after(Bloomberg) -- The firing of U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton gave oil markets some near-term supply comfort, while analysts were divided on whether the move will lead to a longer term softening in U.S. foreign policy toward Iran and Venezuela.Brent crude oil prices fell more than 2% after

Bolton Exit Shifts Outlook in Oil Market Roiled by Sanctions

Trump, who is instinctively an isolationist, has long clashed with his National Security Advisor, who has called for nuking North Korea and bombing Iran.Trump, who is instinctively an isolationist, has long clashed with his National Security Advisor, who has called for nuking North Korea and bombing Iran.

Ultra-hawk John Bolton’s abrupt departure sets the doomsday clock back – if only a little

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