Did Trump and Bolton Break Over Iran—or the Leaks?  The Daily Beast

The final straw for the now former national security adviser was the president contemplating a meeting with Hassan Rouhani. But their relationship had soured ...

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The final straw for the now former national security adviser was the president contemplating a meeting with Hassan Rouhani. But their relationship had soured long before.The final straw for the now former national security adviser was the president contemplating a meeting with Hassan Rouhani. But their relationship had soured long before.

Did Trump and Bolton Break Over Iran—or the Leaks?

John Bolton's departure from the White House removes an obstacle to the possibility of US-Iranian nuclear talks, but the odds of such a dialogue leading anywhere remain low, current and former US officials said on Tuesday.John Bolton's departure from the White House removes an obstacle to the possibility of US-Iranian nuclear talks, but the odds of such a dialogue leading anywhere remain low, current and former US officials said on Tuesday.

With US National Security Adviser John Bolton's Departure, An Iran Hawk Leaves White House

President Donald Trump said via Twitter that he has fired national security adviser John Bolton and will name a replacement next week.President Donald Trump said via Twitter that he has fired national security adviser John Bolton and will name a replacement next week.

“Mnuchin and Pompeo briefing on counterterrorism sanctions does not include John Bolton who was just fired as National Security Adviser. Bolton was to participate in the briefing.”

Jim Acosta on Twitter: "Mnuchin and Pompeo briefing on counterterrorism sanctions does not include John Bolton who was just fired as National Security Adviser. Bolton was to participate in the briefing.… https://t.co/doyZAaTQ2e"

“I have known @AmbJohnBolton for many years and very much appreciate his service to our country in a variety of positions. John understands the world for what it is and the dangers that threaten America’s national security interests”

Lindsey Graham on Twitter: "I have known @AmbJohnBolton for many years and very much appreciate his service to our country in a variety of positions. John understands the world for what it is and the dangers that threaten America’s national security interests"

“From the beginning, I felt John Bolton lacked the judgment and temperament to be National Security Advisor. Nothing he did in the job persuaded me otherwise. The only question about his replacement is the same after all Trump resignations: Will we go from bad to worse?”

Adam Schiff on Twitter: "From the beginning, I felt John Bolton lacked the judgment and temperament to be National Security Advisor. Nothing he did in the job persuaded me otherwise. The only question about his replacement is the same after all Trump resignations: Will we go from bad to worse?"

"The president has made clear, he is happy to take a meeting with no preconditions," says Mnuchin.

Trump signals could meet with Iran, as security hawk Bolton exits - World - DAWN.COM

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump could meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the upcoming United Nations meeting, with "no preconditions."U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump ...

U.S. President Trump could meet with Iran's Rouhani at U.N. with no preconditions: Pompeo - Reuters

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

While a major change in US policy doesn’t appear to be in the offing, Jerusalem will be watching Iran ties with concern after sudden departure of national security adviserWhile a major change in US policy doesn’t appear to be in the offing, Jerusalem will be watching Iran ties with concern after sudden departure of national security adviser

What does John Bolton’s departure mean for Israel? | The Times of Israel

Firing of Bolton removed last obstacle to Trump-Rohani summit***

No ‘dramatic’ words from Israel, only from Washington - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Donald Trump and Hassan Rouhani. (Reuters)Donald Trump and Hassan Rouhani. (Reuters)

US running out of options as sanctions fail to subdue Iran | Arab News

If Democrats win in 2020, they should work with America’s regional allies to strike a new nuclear agreement while showing zero tolerance for Tehran’s regional…

The Next U.S. President Should Make a New Deal with Iran – Foreign Policy

Following his firing of National Security Adviser John Bolton Tuesday, US President Donald Trump is attempting to find another individual to accept the job - for the fourth time in his presidency. Though the choice appears to be Trump’s alone, there are some other key players and countries that may have a say. Following his firing of National Security Adviser John Bolton Tuesday, US President Donald Trump is attempting to find another individual to accept the job - for the fourth time in his presidency. Though the choice appears to be Trump’s alone, there are some other key players and countries that may have a say.

Despite Bolton’s Firing, Like-Minded Warmakers Pompeo, Pence Remain in Trump’s Ear - Sputnik International

An adviser to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump's firing of his national security adviser John Bolton pointed to the failure of Washington's "maximum pressure strategy" against Iran. "The marginalisation and subsequent eliminationAn adviser to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump's firing of his national security adviser John Bolton pointed to the failure of Washington's "maximum pressure strategy" against Iran. "The marginalisation and subsequent elimination

UPDATE 2-Bolton's departure shows failure of U.S. 'maximum pressure' against Iran -Rouhani adviser

After President Donald Trump announced that he had fired his national security adviser John Bolton over very strong policy disagreements, Trump’s top diplomat and treasury chief reiterated that Trump has no preconditions to meet with Iran.After President Donald Trump announced that he had fired his national security adviser John Bolton over very strong policy disagreements, Trump’s top diplomat and treasury chief reiterated that Trump has no preconditions to meet with Iran.

Pompeo, Mnuchin say no preconditions for Iran meeting, as Trump ousts Bolton

TEHRAN (Sputnik) - The Iranian government spokesman welcomed the departure of US National Security Adviser John Bolton on Tuesday, expressing the belief that the ousting of the "biggest proponent of war" and sanctions pressure would help Washington better understand Tehran.TEHRAN (Sputnik) - The Iranian government spokesman welcomed the departure of US National Security Adviser John Bolton on Tuesday, expressing the belief that the ousting of the "biggest proponent of war" and sanctions pressure would help Washington better understand Tehran.

Iranian Government Says Bolton Firing Ousts 'Biggest Proponent of War' - Sputnik International

Maximum pressure strategy ‘faltering’ as Iran continues to breach nuclear dealMaximum pressure strategy ‘faltering’ as Iran continues to breach nuclear deal

What happens if Trump’s foreign enemies unite? | The Week UK