Breaking! Watch: Trump Names Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as National Security Advisor


President Donald Trump announced today at his home in Mar-a-Lago Florida that he has chosen Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster as his new National Security Advisor replacing Lt General Michael Flynn who resigned last week. McMaster is widely regarded as one of the leading intellectuals in the US Army.

Also noted is that Trump said former ambassador to the United Nations under President George W. Bush, John Bolton will serve in the administration in some capacity. Bolton also interviewed for the National Security Advisor position.

Featured image of Lt General H.R. McMaster (left) with President Trump and Keith Kellogg (right), who will serve as McMaster’s chief of staff by Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images