After Losing Elections, President Trump Begins Sack Of Top Government Officials
10 November 2020 International News
United States President Donald Trump on Monday evening, said he had decided to sack his Defence Secretary, Mark Esper, who has been in the position since July 2019.
This comes as there are reports that the president is likely to also fire some other top officials of his administration later today.
Trump in a series of tweets on his Twitter handle, announced that Christopher Miller, the highly respected Director of the National Counter Terrorism Center will be Acting Secretary of Defence with immediate effect.
“I am pleased to announce that Christopher C. Miller, the highly respected Director of the National Counter Terrorism Center (unanimously confirmed by the Senate), will be Acting Secretary of Defense effective immediately.
“Chris will do a GREAT job! Mark Esper has been terminated. I would like to thank him for his service.”