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Who is Robert O'Brien, Trump's national security adviser pick?

Who is Robert O'Brien, Trump's national security adviser pick?
Thursday 19
1:20 2019

Washington, DC - Within a day of announcing his shortlist of five candidates for the White House's top security job, US President Donald Trump tweeted that he picked Robert O'Brien as John Bolton's replacement as national security adviser. "I have worked long and hard with Robert," Trump tweeted in his announcement of the replacement. "He will do a great job!" Speaking alongside Trump after the announcement, O'Brien said "we've got a number of challenges" and it was a privilege to be picked to serve in the position. O'Brien, a hostage negotiator and seen as a Trump loyalist, has long been ...

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Summary: Trump says he will name the lawyer and hostage negotiator as hawkish John Bolton's replacement.

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