President Trump fires national security adviser John Bolton

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May 1, 2019 file photo, National security adviser John Bolton talks to reporters outside the White House. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has fired national security adviser John Bolton.

Trump tweeted Tuesday that he told Bolton Monday night that his services were no longer needed at the White House. He says Bolton submitted his resignation on Tuesday morning.

Trump tweeted that he “disagreed strongly” with many of Bolton’s suggestions, “as did others in the administration.”

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