قالب وردپرس درنا توس
Home https://server7.kproxy.com/servlet/redirect.srv/sruj/smyrwpoii/p2/ World https://server7.kproxy.com/servlet/redirect.srv/sruj/smyrwpoii/p2/ Trump's National Security Assistant Tim Morrison leaves the White House: NPR

Trump's National Security Assistant Tim Morrison leaves the White House: NPR



A key aide to the White House National Security Council is expected to step down immediately.

Sarah Silbiger / Reuters


hide inscription

switch inscription

Sarah Silbiger / Reuters

A major aide to the White House National Security Council is expected to step down immediately.

Sarah Silbiger / Reuters

Tim Morrison, the top Russian official in President Trump's National Security Council, who is due to testify in the impeachment investigation on Thursday, is expected to immediately resign from the White House, three sources familiar with the plan told NPR .

Morrison, a conservative hawk who served as senior director of European and Russian affairs at the National Security Council, will be replaced by Andrew Pake, deputy assistant secretary of state for Iraq and Iran at the Bureau of Middle Eastern Affairs, according to sources .

Morrison and Peake could not be immediately reached for comment by NPR. The National Security Council declined comment.

Morrison began work in July, selected by former Trump National Security Advisor John Bolton to fill the role when Fiona Hill, another witness in the impeachment investigation, announced her plans to leave the White House in

is a crucial figure in the House's democratic inquiry into whether Trump has pressured Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky to launch an investigation into a political rival.