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John Bolton: fired or did he resign?


The hawkish US National Security Advisor John Bolton was 'asked to resign' says Donald Trump on Twitter but Bolton claims he wanted to go anyway and and made the decision himself. Meanwhile, the current holder of the role of Black Rod - a ceremonial and administrative role in the UK Parliament - has become a meme on social media.

Added on the 10/09/2019 22:16:41 - Copyright : France 24 EN

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